Humanitarian Dr Imitiaz Sooliman was honoured as a peace hero by the Giving Hope Foundation at a function held at the Riverside Hotel, Durban, on Wednesday morning.
The foundation honoured Dr Sooliman and his organisation, Gift of the Givers, for their contribution in assisting communities progress, develop and promote racial harmony.
In his accepting speech, Sooliman encouraged people to change the way they look at things, and to have hope.
“Let’s do our role, work together, build relations, serve each other, trust in God almighty and all blessings will come and we will all be very successful,” said Sooliman.
He continued to thank the organisers of the Giving Hope Foundation for organising the event.