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Governor General Welcomes His Highness the Aga Khan

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October 7, 2010

Governor General Welcomes His Highness the Aga Khan at Rideau Hall

OTTAWA—His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will welcome His Highness the Aga Khan, 49th Hereditary Imam of the Shia Ismaili Muslims and Founder and Chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network. His Highness is in Ottawa on the occasion of the inaugural board meeting of the Global Centre for Pluralism.

His Excellency will welcome the Aga Khan in the Reception Room at Rideau Hall on Thursday, October 7, 2010, at 7 p.m

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There will be a media opportunity upon arrival. Accredited media who wish to cover the greetings must contact the Rideau Hall Press Office and arrive at the Princess Anne Entrance by 6:50 p.m.

Media Information:

Annabelle Cloutier
Rideau Hall Press Office
613-993-8158
annabelle.cloutier@gg.ca

Laurie Peters
Director of Public Affairs
Aga Khan Foundation Canada
613-237-2532 ext.120
www.akfc.ca