Birhan Abate Ethiopian Airlines Canada Country Manager and David Timmins Ethiopian Airlines Canada National Sales Manager attended the annual Africa Day at the Chateau Laurier Hotel in Ottawa on May 25.

Formerly known African Freedom Day and African Liberation Day this an annual commemoration of the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), known as the African Union on 25 May 1963. It is celebrated in various countries on the African continent, as well as in Ottawa. Each year an African Embassy takes turn hosting and organizing the event, this year’s  event was organized and hosted by the Embassy of Madagascar.

 

Photo Above: Left to Right, David Timmins National Sales Manager Ethiopian Airlines Canada, Middle Birhan Abate Ethiopian Airlines Canada Country Manager (right) High Commissioner to South Africa, Sibongiseni-Dlamini-Mntambo.

 

 

Video: Africa Day 2018 Celebration Nigerian Ijo Vudu Drumming & Dancing at Chateau Laurier Ottawa Canada. Entrance performance with Calabash tambourine with African drums.