Gozitan students attend symbolic ceremony in the House of Representatives
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A symbolic ceremony by the National and Regional Celebrations Committee – Gozo, was held this morning in the House of Representatives as part of the celebrations for Republic Day tomorrow.
After the opening speech by the President of the committee, Mgr Joe Vella Gauci, lapel pins of white gold, bearing the coat of arms of the Republic of Malta were presented to the Leader of the Opposition Simon Busuttil, as well as the Speaker of the House of Representatives Anglu Farrugia, in the presence of a number of Gozitan students.
The Speaker congratulated the students presentm promising that he would wear the pin bearing the emblem of the Republic of Malta at all occasions, especially when on Parliamentary work abroad .
A pin will also be presented to the President tomorrow evening in Gozo, during a Republic Day concert at the Ministry.
The Prime Minister will be presented with a pin later today and the Minister for Gozo received his pin yesterday.