Farid Ahmed, mosque shooting victim, New Zealander of the Year finalist

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Newstalk ZB,
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Wed, 3 Mar 2021, 1:48PM
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Photo / NZ Herald

Farid Ahmed, mosque shooting victim, New Zealander of the Year finalist

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 3 Mar 2021, 1:48PM

Christchurch mosque attacks victim Farid Ahmed has been named as a semifinalist in the Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year Awards.

Finalists were announced for six categories on Tuesday.

A spokesperson said after the March 15 attack, Farid became a global symbol of peace and forgiveness.

Christchurch mosque attacks victim Farid Ahmed joins Canterbury Mornings host Chris Lynch in studio this morning.

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