PHL Embassy in Singapore Celebrates Rizal Day
Consul Gonaranao B. Musor (left) was the emcee during the Rizal Day celebration. Consul General Victorio Mario M. Dimagiba, Jr. (right) delivered his opening remarks and message on the life and works of Dr. Jose Rizal.
08 January 2018 SINGAPORE — In commemoration of the 121st anniversary of Dr. Jose Rizal’s 1896 execution at Bagumbayan, the Philippine Embassy in Singapore held a simple ceremony on 29 December 2017 at the Philippine Embassy Chancery Ground.
Consul General Victorio Mario M. Dimagiba, Jr. delivered the opening remarks and a message on the life and works of Dr. Jose Rizal. Consul J. Anthony A. Reyes read one of Rizal’s famous poems, “Education Gives Luster to Motherland”, in Spanish. The wreath laying at the Rizal bust was then conducted by Consul General Dimagiba and Vice-Consul Laarni Zorayda S. Gandarosa.
A simple salo-salo of Filipino food was shared by the Embassy officers, staff and the attached agencies to culminate the Rizal Day celebration. END
Consul Gonaranao B. Musor (left) with Consul J. Anthony A. Reyes (right) who delivered a poem in Spanish by Dr. Jose Rizal
Philippine Embassy officers, staff and its attached agencies after the wreath laying ceremony at the Rizal bust.