Crystal Palace striker Wilfred Zaha has won the Best of Africa Award for his Philanthropic Endeavors for the people of the Ivory Coast.
Wilfred Zaha was among other guests including N’golo Kate of Chelsea who was recognized for their efforts to help the less fortunate.
The former Manchester United forward donates 10% of his salary to charities back at his home.
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In addition to that, he supports the education of people especially the young in Africa.
Crystal Palace has congratulated their player describing him as an outstanding individual for his remarkable generosity and sense of vision.
“Not only does he donate 10% of his salary to charities in Cote D’Ivoire, but he also assists in initiatives that support the education and wellbeing of young Africans ” Said Crystal Palace.