INVITATION

COMMEMORATION OF THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE OF THE FOLLOWING AFRICAN COUNTRIES:

Benin1st August 1960
Burkina Faso 5th August 1960
Cameroon 1st January 1960
Central African Republic13th August 1960
Chad11th August 1960
Congo 15th August 1960
Ivory coast7th August1960
Democratic Republic of Congo30th June1960
Gabon 17th August 1960
Madagascar26th June 1960
Mali22nd September 1960
Mauritania28th November 1960
Niger3rd August1960
Nigeria1st October 1960
Senegal4th April 1960
Somalia 1st July 1960
Togo27th April 1960

Date:  Saturday May 29, 2010

Time:   5:25 pm to 6:45 pm

Place: Hershey Sport Zone Hall, 5600 Rose Cherry Place, Mississauga Ontario

 

 PROGRAM

5:25 pm           Welcome the Official Dignitaries

5: 30 pm          Procession of the representatives of participating countries in traditional costume

5: 45 pm         Procession and welcoming the Traditional Chiefs and Royal families of Africa

5: 55 pm         Presentation of the Traditional Chiefs to the Official Dignitaries

6: 00 pm         Cultural performance

6: 05 pm         Welcome Speech by the President of the Africa Pavilion

6: 10 pm         Speech by an Anglophone Dignitary

6: 15 pm         Cultural performance by the children

6.20 pm         Speech by a French-speaking Dignitary

6.25 pm         Cake cutting     

6: 30 pm          Performances by various cultural groups of Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast & Nigeria

6:45 pm         Acknowledgements Departure of the Dignitaries


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