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Ireland - Malawi, New Ambassador present Credentials
22 May 2013 at 12:02hrs | Views
DUBLIN, Ireland - His Excellency, the Ambassador of the Republic of Malawi presented his Letters of Credence to the President at √É¬Åras an Uachtar√É¬°in today
H.E. Mr. Bernard Herbert Sande, Ambassador of the Republic of Malawi, was accompanied by Mr. Vup√É¬© Kunkwenzu, Counsellor at the Embassy.
Mr. Joe Costello, T.D., Minister of State for Trade and Development at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, represented the Government at the ceremony.
The following were also present: Mr. Adrian O'Neill, Secretary-General to the President; Mr. Brendan Rogers, Deputy Secretary-General at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade; Mr. Joe Brennan, Deputy Chief of Protocol, Ms. Marion O'Donnell and Ms. Emma Madigan, Assistant Chiefs of Protocol, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
A Guard of Honour was provided at √É¬Åras an Uachtar√É¬°in by the 1st Infantry Battalion, Mellows Barracks, Renmore, Galway, under the command of Lieutenant James Mulderrig.
Captain Fergal Carroll conducted the Army No. 1 Band.
Source - Ireland √¢‚Ç¨‚Äú Ministry of Foreign Affairs