Day of German Unity 2012
Reception on the occasion of the Day of German Unity 2012
(© German Embassy)
On the occasion of the Day of German Unity on 3 October 2012, the Chargé d' Affairs a.i., André Scholz received 300 guests at the residence of the German Ambassador in Klein Windhoek. The new Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Namibia, Onno Hückmann and his wife Martina Hückmann, were also present during the festivities. However, as Ambassador Hückmann had not officially handed over his letter of credence to President Pohamba - this will take place on the 17 October 2012 - he addressed the guests with a short greeting.
The beautiful gardens of the residence once again offered the perfect background for this festive event which was rounded off by the performances of the Maranatha Singers who also sang the national anthems of Namibia and Germany.
Please find below the speech of the Chargé d’Affairs a.i. held at the reception as well as greetings of the Federal President and the Federal Foreign Minster on the occasion of the Day of German Unity 2012. Find out more information about German Unity and the fall of the wall by following the link:
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