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September 23, 2018

Consolata father and sister feted during Italian National Day event

Foreign Affairs Africa director Amb Purity Muhindi toasts with Italian Ambassador Mauro Massoni
Foreign Affairs Africa director Amb Purity Muhindi toasts with Italian Ambassador Mauro Massoni

The Italian National Day was celebrated at the Italian ambassadorial residence in Muthaiga, Nairobi, on June 4. Ambassadors, diplomats, politicians and businessmen graced the afternoon garden reception, which was hosted by Italian Ambassador Mauro Massoni and his wife Olga Massoni. The guest of honour was Foreign Affairs Africa and AU director Ambassador Purity Muhindi.

The ambassador presented the ''Knight of the Star of Italy'' award to Italian nationals Father Geraldo Martinelli and Sister Michelina Bora, from the sisters and fathers of the order of La Consolata, for their endless commitment to helping the poor and the needy in Kenya through charity.

Poll of the day