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Courtesy Call with President-Elect of Mexico

November 27, 2012

Governor General to Meet with the President-Elect of Mexico at Rideau Hall

OTTAWA—Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston will meet with His Excellency Enrique Peña Nieto, President-elect of the United Mexican States, and Mrs. Angélica Rivera de Peña, at Rideau Hall, on Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at 9:15 a.m. 

On the eve of his departure for a visit to Mexico, the Governor General will meet the President-elect. During his visit, he will represent Canada on the occasion of the inauguration of the new President. For more information about the Governor General’s visit to the United Mexican States, fromNovember 30 to December 2, 2012, visit


There will be a photo opportunity at the beginning of the meeting. Accredited media with the Parliamentary Press Gallery must confirm their attendance in advance with the Rideau Hall Press Office, and are asked to arrive at the Princess Anne Entrance
no later than 9 a.m.

For more information on accreditation, please contact the
Parliamentary Press Gallery at 613-992-6517.


Media information:
Julie Rocheleau
Rideau Hall Press Office

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