PH Embassy in Abuja Celebrates PH Independence
The Philippine Embassy in Abuja celebrated the 121st Anniversary of the Proclamation of the Philippine Independence Day with a flag-raising ceremony on 12 June 2019 followed by a diplomatic reception at the grand ballroom of Fraiser Suites Hotel on 16 June 2019.
The flag-raising ceremony and the diplomatic reception was led by Ambassador to Nigeria Shirley Ho Vicario pictured above during her toast. (Abuja PE photo)
During the diplomatic reception, Ambassador Ho-Vicario delivered the welcome remarks, extolling the achievements of the Duterte administration and the complementarities and synergies of Philippines-Nigeria bilateral relations. This was followed by the cutting of the cake with the Ambassador accompanied by all the attending Ambassadors present. (Abuja PE photo)
Ambassador Ho-Vicario with the Filipino community in Abuja, as well as guests during the 121st Independence Day Flag Raising Ceremony at the Embassy grounds on 12 June 2019. (Abuja PE photo)