Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

October 18, 2010 17:30 ET

Media Advisory: MP Uppal to Attend Special Citizenship Ceremony in Honour of Citizenship Week

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 18, 2010) - Tim Uppal, Member of Parliament for Edmonton—Sherwood Park, on behalf of Citizenship and Immigration Canada, will speak at a special citizenship ceremony in honour of Citizenship Week, which is celebrated from October 18th to the 24th. The ceremony will be presided over by Commodore H.W. Jung. MP Uppal will also announce the Ottawa recipients of Canada's Citizenship Award.

Fifty new Canadians representing 29 countries will be sworn-in.      

DATE: Tuesday, October 19, 2010
TIME: 9:30 a.m.
PLACE: The Salon Canadian Museum of Nature
240 McLeod St
Ottawa, Ontario

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