Kololo, Uganda: The #Ethiopian Community, in tandem with the @EthiopianEmbassy and other #African Origins and Embassies/ High Commissioners based in #Uganda, took part in the Grand March of #AfricaDay2023 to Commemorate the 60th Anniversary of #AfricanUnion, with the theme “Acceleration of AFCFTA Implementation to Ensure the Economic Independence of Africa.”
The Embassy, collaborating with the Ethiopian Diaspora Community and Kampala Field Office of #EthiopianAirlines, held a colorful booth at the event, where they displayed #Ethiopian Cultural Clothing and promotion of Ethiopia’s Tourism attractions and destinations as the #LandofOrigins during the event held at the Kololo Independence Ground in #Kampala.
In addition, 100+ members of the Ethiopian diaspora community proudly displayed Ethiopia’s vibrant culture and traditions by exhibiting a coffee ceremony and traditional food. Furthermore, the Unique Amharic Alphabet has been promoted entertainingly by having visitors practice writing their names in the script (ፊደል ሀ-ፐ).
The Ethiopian booth was attended by the guest of honor, The Rt. Honorable Robinah Nabbanja, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Uganda, Dean of the Diplomatic Corps, Head of missions & representatives of #African Embassies accredited to Uganda, Higher Officials from various Governmental and Private Organizations, Fraternal Associations, and Invited Guests.
Attendees have treated to a charming Ethiopian ” “Gursha from Agelgil.” presentation and were invited to partake in the magnificent custom of feeding with hands, feeding others, and dining together.
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