TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada and FAN EXPO Canada™ will host a pop culture inspired citizenship ceremony and welcome 90 new citizens as the annual fan convention kicks off at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.
The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, will administer the oath of citizenship. Other guests include Liem Vu, host of Global News Morning Toronto; and Andrew Moyes, Vice President of FAN EXPO HQ.
FAN EXPO Canada™ is the largest comics, sci-fi, horror, anime and gaming event in Canada and the third largest pop culture event in North America.
Date: Thursday, August 22, 2019
Time: 12:00 p.m. (local time)
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
North Building, Level 200
Room 206B, Theatre A
255 Front Street West
Toronto, Ontario M5V 2W6
Notes for media:
- Media should arrive no later than 11:45 a.m.
- Photography and video are permitted during the ceremony.
SOURCE Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
For further information: (media only): Mathieu Genest, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, 819-639-3686; Media Relations, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, National Headquarters, 613-952-1650, IRCC.COMMMediaRelations-RelationsmediasCOMM.IRCC@cic.gc.ca