2014 edition of the « Beaujolais Nouveau » celebrations
HE Mrs Jacqueline BASSA-MAZZONI, Ambassador of France to Namibia, offered a cocktail for the 2014 celebrations of the “Beaujolais Nouveau”, on the 21st November. This festive gathering of the French community members of Swakopmund, Walvis Bay, Henties Bay and Lüderitz mainly, was held at the French restaurant “Lyon des Sables” in Walvis Bay. More than 30 guests were attending. Amongst them were Mr Muronga HAINGURA, Chief Executive Officer of the Municipality of Walvis Bay, local dignitaries, members of the business community, the Honorary consul of France in Walvis Bay and Swakopmund, Mr Michel DJOULIZIBARITCH, the director and the comity members of the Alliance Française de la Côte. On this occasion, HE Mrs Jacqueline BASSA-MAZZONI underlined the importance of the historical, economic and cultural relationship between France and Namibia and the determining role played by the French companies and the French community members in the strengthening and promotion of those ties.