Topic: tanaiste

Africa Day 2012

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A weekend of celebrations to mark Africa Day got underway in cities around the country today, with free festivals, film screenings, concerts and children’s events designed to celebrate the diversity and potential of the African continent. In Dublin, Africa Day will be marked by a free family festival at George’s Dock which will run throughout the weekend.  At 5.30pm today, Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore, Minister for Trade and Development Joe Costello and Lord Mayor of Dublin, Andrew Montague will launch the festival, along with Kenyan Ambassador to Ireland, Ms. Catherine Muigai Mwangi S...