Officials from the High Commission spoke to a group of Grade 8 students at Ashbury Junior School. They presented an overview of South Africa’s people, their history, and the relations that exist between South Africa and Canada.
International Nelson Mandela Day
The International Nelson Mandela Day, sometimes referred to as Mandela Day, is a day in honour of Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s former President and is observed annually on 18 July, on Nelson Mandela’s birthday.
A delegation from Ndlambe Local Municipality and Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality supported by the South Africa Local Government Association (SALGA) are on a working visit to Canada during 29 January – 2 February 2018 to discuss the Building Inclusive Green Municipalities (BIGM) programme. Ndlambe and the City of Ottawa are partners on the programme.