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PARLIAMENT HILL  - 2016 - 2018

TWENTYFIRST ANNUAL EID-UL-ADHA EID CELEBRATIONS AT PARLIAMENT HILL ON SEPTEMBER 20, 2016

The celebrations were held in the new Room 200 in the Sir John Mcdonald Building on Wellington Street.  The Keynote Speaker was His Excellency Nadir Patel, High Commissioner for Canada to India,Nepal/ and  Kingdom of Bhutan. Retired Chief Armand La Barge was the Master of Ceremonies.

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TWENTY-SECOND ANNUAL EID-UL-ADHA EID CELEBRATIONS AT PARLIAMENT HILL ON SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 

Hon. Thomas Mulcair, Leader of the National Democratic Party was the Keynote Speaker and Award Recipient.  For story and photos, please click here  For speech, please click here.

TWENTY-THIRD ANNUAL EID CELEBRATIONS AT PARLIAMENT HILL ON JUNE 19, 2018

The celebrations were held in the Sir John Mcdonald Building on Wellington Street.  The Keynote Speaker and Award Recipient was Mr. Akaash Maharaj, Chief Executive Officer of the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC). GOPAC has national chapters in 62 countries, and individual members in nearly every parliament of the world.

This year was unique in that APMC celebrated the birthdays of H. E. Luigi Bonazzi, Apostolic Nuncio, Ambassador of Holy Sea (Vatican) and President Mobeen Khaja, both born on the same day eight years apart.  A big beautiful cake was jointly cut by them and Ambassadors and High Commissioners attending and those going to the Vatican to see Pope Francis in October this year were also asked to join in.  Please click here for story and photos.  Please click here for speech.