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Papua New Guinea’s Governor-General trie

Papua New Guinea Governor-General Sir Bob Dadae intervened last week to prevent the country’s national elections from failing. Widely disrupted polls and violence marred voting in this drawn-out election. Dadae granted two additional weeks until August 12 to allow the vote count to be completed. Sir Bob Dadae [Source: Wikimedia Commons] There had been warnings […]

Governing Mortgage Lenders: Who Does It?

Purchasing a home is one of many Americans’ most significant purchases. Few people can afford to buy a home outright. Finding a lender like PaydayChampion who believes an individual is deserving of a loan is the first step toward realizing the dream of homeownership. Mortgages play a critical role in the financial system. They can […]

Quebecers File Lawsuit Against Governor ...

Mary Simon is sworn in as Canada’s first Indigenous Governor General during a ceremony in the Senate Chamber in Ottawa on July 26, 2021.BLAIR GABLE/X02562 A group of Quebecers have filed a legal challenge to Mary Simon’s nomination as governor general on the grounds that her inability to speak French violates constitutional requirements for official […]

Governor General announces new appointme...

OTTAWA (ON), June 29, 2022 /CNW/ – Today, Her Excellency the Right Honorable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canadaannounced 85 new appointments to the Order of Canada and 4 promotions within the Order. New appointees include 1 Companion (CC), 13 Officers (OC) and 71 Members (CM). In addition, 3 people were promoted from officer to […]

Governor General admits announcement was...

The Governor General has apologized for providing testimony for a construction company that has completed renovations to his private home. The Queen’s representative in Australia has admitted he “made a mistake” by agreeing to give a testimonial for a construction company which was posted on Instagram. Governor General David Hurley and his wife Linda Hurley […]

The Governor General serves the Whānau a

Thursday, June 23, 2022, 12:55 p.m.Press release: Kitchen Soup Compassion A warm welcome greeted the Governor General of New Zealand, Dame Cindy Kiro, as she visited the Compassion Soup Kitchen on Saturday June 18. As a volunteer with whānau guests who came for a hot meal, the Governor General’s visit coincided with the celebration of […]

Message from the Governor General on Nat...

OTTAWA, ON, June 21, 2022 /CNW/ – I would like to wish all Canadians a wonderful and thoughtful National Indigenous Peoples Day. Over the past year, I have had the pleasure of visiting Indigenous peoples where they live and work, where culture thrives, and where their contributions to every part of our society are celebrated. […]

Governor General’s meals actually cost $

Breadcrumb Links New National Canadian politics Canada The tab included “three dinners, three breakfasts, two lunches and various snacks for the 29 passengers plus 17 crew members, including flight crew and security personnel.” Publication date : June 17, 2022 • June 17, 2022 • 2 minute read • 196 comments In this file photo taken […]

Statement from the Governor General on t...

Rideau Hall released a statement saying Governor General Mary Simon “shares the public’s concern” over a $93,000 catering bill that her delegation racked up on a government plane while on a work trip to Middle East. Rideau Hall spokeswoman Natalie Babin Dufresne said in a statement shared with Radio-Canada News on June 16 that the […]

Governor General and entourage rack up $...

Governor General Mary Simon and her guests racked up a catering bill of nearly $100,000 while flying to and from the Middle East from March 16-24. According to a question on the order paper asked by Tory MP Michael Barrett, Simon and his 29 guests, who traveled to London, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait […]

Leni Ven receives the Governor General’s

Leni Ven, an undergraduate student who recently graduated with a degree in Data Science from the Cheriton School of Computer Science, received the Governor General’s Silver Medal. The award recognizes a graduate student from the Faculty of Mathematics with the highest overall average. Ven achieved the highest GPA of all students who graduated in Spring […]

Ex-Governor General to Help Lead Dilwort...

House Speaker Trevor Mallard dodged questions about his handling of the parliamentary protest earlier this year. Mallard appeared before a select committee yesterday, ostensibly to answer questions about Parliament’s budget for 2022. But, as the two RNZ and news center detailed, he was mainly questioned by opposition MPs about his decisions regarding the anti-mandate occupation. […]

Ex-Governor General to Help Lead Dilwort...

House Speaker Trevor Mallard dodged questions about his handling of the parliamentary protest earlier this year. Mallard appeared before a select committee yesterday, ostensibly to answer questions about Parliament’s budget for 2022. But, as the two RNZ and news center detailed, he was mainly questioned by opposition MPs about his decisions regarding the anti-mandate occupation. […]

Dilworth School: Former Governor General...

Former Governor General Dame Silvia Cartwright will lead the inquiry into historical sexual abuse at Dilworth School in Auckland. The former High Court and District Court judge was recently admitted to the Order of New Zealand. She will be accompanied by human rights lawyer Frances Joychild QC. A statement from Dilworth School says the pair […]

Governor General and Air Canada CEO Trig...

Canada’s official languages ​​commissioner said Tuesday that his office received a “tidal wave” of complaints last year, sparked by the appointment of a governor general who is not fluent in French and a speech in English only spoken by the CEO of Air Canada. The office received 5,409 complaints in the 2021-2022 period, compared to […]

Governor General and Air Canada CEO spar...

Canada’s official languages ​​commissioner said Tuesday that his office received a “tidal wave” of complaints last year, sparked by the appointment of a governor general who is not fluent in French and a speech in English only spoken by the CEO of Air Canada. The office received 5,409 complaints in the 2021-2022 period, compared to […]

Governor General and Air Canada CEO spar...

OTTAWA – Canada’s official languages ​​commissioner said Tuesday that his office received a “tidal wave” of complaints last year, sparked by the appointment of a governor general who is not fluent in French and a speech in English only given by the CEO of Air Canada. The office received 5,409 complaints in the 2021-2022 period, […]

Kounalakis goes to the general election ...

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – The Associated Press projects the incumbent Eleni Kounalakis (D) will move on to the race for Lieutenant Governor General of California. Kounalakis’ opponent is still unknown, but Republican candidate Angela Underwood Jacobs was the second candidate to vote at 5:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. Kounalakis, with 52.4% of the vote, and Jacobs […]

The 2022 Governor General’s Medals show

2022 Governor General’s Medals in Architecture Recipient: Tom Patterson Theatre, Stratford, Ont., by Hariri Pontarini Architects.SCOTT NORSWORTHY In Old Town Galt, Ontario, a beautiful contemporary building unexpectedly landed on Main Street a few years ago. Glass pavilions flank a stony 1890s post office, defining a new library branch that combines children’s books, creative spaces, and […]

Message from the Governor General and Co...

OTTAWA (ON), June 5, 2022 /CNW/ – As Governor General and Commander-in-Chief, I congratulate everyone who marks Canadian Armed Forces Day. It has been a year of change and challenge for members of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF). Together, you face hard truths and continue to tackle important issues facing the CAF. A CAF that […]

Australia’s Governor-General announces ‘

Could Australia become a republic? Governor-General says ‘discussion’ to abandon monarchy will take place after Queen dies as Anthony Albanese names island after Her Majesty Governor General David Hurley has indicated that Australians could change GG suggested Australians have republic talks after Queen’s death ‘When she leaves…there’s a new discussion in Australia,’ Mr Hurley said […]

The Governor General’s Foot Guards celeb

An iconic national institution celebrated in Ottawa on Saturday with the Governor General’s Foot Guards marking their 150th anniversary with a “Freedom of the City” parade. It was a proud moment for member Xavier Marriot, who wore the traditional scarlet red jackets and bearskin hat. “I knew since I was 14 that I wanted to […]

Statement of Congratulations from the Go...

Thursday, June 2, 2022, 11:45 a.m.Press release: government house As the New Zealand representative of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of New Zealand, and on behalf of the people of Aotearoa New Zealand, I am delighted to extend my best wishes to Her Majesty as we celebrate the platinum jubilee of his reign. Few […]

Tomson Highway at 70: Music, Writing and...

Breadcrumb Links local arts Entertainment After four decades of work that includes award-winning plays and books, there’s no sign the Cree author and playwright is slowing down. Aboriginal playwright Tomson Highway will receive a Governor General’s Performing Arts Award for lifetime achievement. Photo by Tony Caldwell /Postmedia Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are […]

Speech delivered by the Governor General...

KAMLOOPS, B.C., May 23, 2022 /CNW/ – I am honored to be with you today and recognize that we are gathered on the territory of the Secwépemc Nation, specifically the territory of the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc. I also open my heart to the survivors who are with us today, as well as to the families […]

India is a “friendly” country, ready to

NNA | Updated: May 21, 2022 04:43 STI Kingstown [Saint Vincent and the Grenadines]May 21 (ANI): The Governor General of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Susan Dougan, has declared that India is a friendly nation and willing to cooperate with her country. “India is friendly and willing to cooperate with us as a nation and […]

Premier Horgan greets Governor General M...

Press release Victoria Friday, May 20, 2022 1:35 p.m. Prime Minister John Horgan welcomed Their Excellencies the Right Honorable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, and Mr. Whit Fraser, on their first official visit to British Columbia. “It is an honor to welcome Canada’s first Indigenous Governor General to our province on behalf of all […]

The Governor General will participate in...

OTTAWA (ON), May 16, 2022 /CNW/ – Their Excellencies the Right Honorable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canadaand M. Whit Fraser will participate in several elements of the Royal Tour of Canada of Their Royal Highnesses the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall. The Royal Tour is one of many ways Canada celebrates […]

Governor General’s History Awards: Winni

Two Winnipeg teachers and a Manitoba-born judge are among the recipients of this year’s Governor General’s History Awards. The awards are the highest honors in Canadian history and recognize excellence in five categories, including community programming and popular media. Winnipeg teachers Jacqueline Cleave of Laura Secord School and Kelly Hiebert of Westwood Collegiate are among […]

Alberta teacher’s “Keeping Tobacco Sacre

Content of the article An Alberta teacher has received national recognition for an educational initiative that gives students a hands-on appreciation of tobacco in Indigenous ceremonies. Content of the article Michel Blades Bird, a teacher at Elk Island Public Schools, is one of six recipients of the 2021 Governor General’s History Awards for Excellence in […]

The Governor General uses her trip to Nu...

Governor General Mary Simon says she wants to see Indigenous communities take back the power they held before colonization Governor General Mary Simon wasted no time this week on her first trip to Nunavik in three years, using the visit to encourage leaders to advance self-government negotiations. Simon, originally from Kuujjuaq and former president of […]

Minister Ien Calls for Nominations for G...

OTTAWA (ON), May 12, 2022 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada is strongly committed to achieving gender equality. It is essential to recognize the contributions of the people who play a key role in this effort, as their work can inspire others to make a difference in our country and in the world. The Honorable […]

Governor General expected to be among su...

It was in 2011 that Paul Lacerte, a member of the Nadleh Whut’en First Nation in British Columbia, launched the Moose Hide campaign with his teenage daughter Raven. The father-daughter duo started the nonprofit with the goal of raising awareness and hopefully reducing violence against Indigenous women and children. Campaign officials distribute square moosehide lapel […]

Media Advisory – Her Excellency the Gove

TORONTO, May 11, 2022 /CNW/ – The Queen’s York Rangers Regimental Council Media are invited to watch Her Excellency the Right Honorable Mary Simon, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canadapresent a new Handlebar to the Queen’s York Rangers (1st American Regiment) (RCAC) at Fort York National Historic Site on the 14th May 2022. The Honorable […]

The Governor General should be warmly we...

KUUJJUAQ, Que. – The usual excitement at the end of the school year in Nunavik reaches a new level, as hundreds of students prepare to present special projects to the country’s first Indigenous Governor General. Mary Simon’s tour of the Nunavik region of northern Quebec this week marks the first time she has made an […]

Nunavik prepares a warm welcome as Gover...

The usual excitement at the end of the school year in Nunavik reaches a new level, as hundreds of students prepare to present special projects to the country’s first Indigenous Governor General. Mary Simon’s tour of the Nunavik region of northern Quebec this week marks the first time she has made an official visit to […]

Governor General Mary Simon should be wa...

Governor General Mary Simon in the Senate in Ottawa on November 23, 2021.Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press The usual excitement at the end of the school year in Nunavik reaches a new level, as hundreds of students prepare to present special projects to the country’s first Indigenous Governor General. Mary Simon’s tour of the Nunavik region […]

News from Nunavik: The Governor General ...

KUUJJUAQ, Que. – The usual excitement at the end of the school year in Nunavik reaches a new level, as hundreds of students prepare to present special projects to the country’s first Indigenous Governor General. Mary Simon’s tour of the Nunavik region of northern Quebec this week marks the first time she has made an […]

Governor General of St. Kitts rejects Pr...

Governor-General of Sr. Kitts and Nevis Sir Tapley Seaton has rejected a demand by six lawmakers for Prime Minister Timothy Harris to be impeached as the split in the ruling coalition’s Team Unity government takes another turn. Deputy Premier Shawn Richards said a joint statement would be released later Thursday by the six elected representatives […]

Governor General Dame Cindy Kiro plans t...

ROYALS May 5, 2022 11:45 p.m.2 minute read The Queen speaks with Dame Cindy Kiro, who will be sworn in as Governor General on Thursday. Video / @RoyalFamily Governor General Dame Cindy Kiro is likely to meet the Queen and Royal Family in person at the monarch’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations next month. Kiro revealed to […]

Indigenous leaders slam Legault for crit...

Indigenous leaders accuse Quebec’s premier of “belittling” Canada’s first Inuk governor general by publicly attacking her French skills after their meeting on Wednesday. During a press briefing following Governor General Mary Simon’s first official visit to Quebec, Premier François Legault told reporters Thursday morning that while his appointment last summer is a “positive” step towards […]

Churches deliver over twenty thousand si...

Today, the churches fulfilled their promise to deliver more than the required number of signatures to the Governor General. These signatures come from thousands of Belizeans, who want to participate in a referendum on the legalization of marijuana. Dale McDougall has the following report. Bishop Alvin Benguche, Senator: “For us at this time, we have […]

Churches deliver 20,000 petition signatu...

May 3, 2022 Churches deliver 20,000 petition signatures to Governor General In what is considered a historic gesture by the religious community, the Council of Churches and the National Evangelical Association of Belize today delivered twenty thousand one hundred and eight signatures to Governor General Froyla Tzalam in an effort to trigger a referendum on […]

Six teams recognized for their inspiring...

OTTAWA (ON), April 26, 2022 /CNW/ – Today, the Rideau Hall Foundation (RHF) announced the winners of the seventh annual Governor General’s Awards for Innovation (GGIA). These awards recognize and celebrate outstanding and transformational Canadian innovations that create positive impact in Canada and inspire the next generation of innovators. The winners of the 2022 Governor […]

Prince Charles and Governor General Dame...

“In 1916, a year after the landings at Gallipoli, my great-grandfather, King George V, wrote of the early ANZACs: ‘They gave their lives for a supreme cause in valiant camaraderie’. “One hundred and six years later, gallant camaraderie remains a hallmark of the men and women in uniform of New Zealand and Australia. “So as […]

The Prime Minister will officially welco...

The Prime Minister will officially welcome the Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia, David Hurley Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia, David Hurley and his wife Linda Hurley. [Image: Fijian Government] Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama and his wife Mary Bainimarama will officially welcome and receive Commonwealth of Australia Governor General David Hurley and […]

St. Kitts lawmakers write to Governor Ge...

Governor-General Sir Samuel Weymouth Tapley Seaton said on Thursday he was awaiting a ‘formal legal opinion’ before acting on an ‘undated’ letter sent to him by seven government lawmakers saying they did not had no confidence in the Prime Minister, Dr Timothy Harris. In his letter to lawmakers, including Deputy Prime Minister Shawn Richards and […]

Government Leaders Write to Governor Gen...

Governor-General Sir Samuel Weymouth Tapley Seaton said on Thursday he was awaiting a ‘formal legal opinion’ before acting on an ‘undated’ letter sent to him by seven government lawmakers saying they would not had no confidence in the Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. Timothy Harris. In his letter to lawmakers, including Deputy […]

Governor General’s Literary Award-winnin

Steven Heighton, Ontario’s award-winning writer of musical poetry and widely published works of fiction and non-fiction, has died at the age of 60. His publisher House of Anansi confirmed his death in an email to Radio-Canada Books. “We received the news of Steven Heighton’s passing with great sadness and send our deepest condolences to his […]

Message from the Governor General on the...

OTTAWA (ON), April 17, 2022 /CNW/ – This year we mark the 40and anniversary of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. On April 17, 1982Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II proclaimed the Constitution Act 1982who repatriated the Constitution of Canada. It is one of our country’s greatest achievements. For the first time in the history […]

Governor General discharged from hospita...

GOVERNOR General Sir Cornelius A Smith. (Photo: Donavan McIntosh/Tribune Staff) GOVERNOR-General Sir Cornelius A Smith has been released from Doctors Hospital and is now “resting comfortably” at home, according to a statement from his office. Sir Cornelius, 85, was discharged from hospital yesterday, nearly a week after being admitted to the facility after feeling unwell […]

Governor General Mary Simon named Patron...

OTTAWA (ON), April 12, 2022 /CNW/ – The Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS) is honored to announce that Her Excellency the Right Honorable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, agreed to become Patron of the Society. In doing so, His Excellency maintains a tradition of viceregal patronage that dates back to 1929 with the Society’s […]

Australian election announcement expecte...

Governor General David Hurley represents Queen Elizabeth of Great Britain and her permission is needed to dissolve parliament and order a general election. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison visited the country’s Governor-General at his residence in the capital Canberra on Sunday, TV stations showed, as local media reported he was set to call an election […]

Governor General’s Message Following Pop

OTTAWA (ON), April 1, 2022 /CNW/ – This is a historic and emotional day for Indigenous peoples Canada. I am grateful for the words of His Holiness Pope Francis, who took to heart what he heard this week. These are a meaningful apology that we have been waiting for for a long time. Today, I […]

Media Advisory – The Governor General wi

OTTAWA (ON), March 30, 2022 /CNW/ – Their Excellencies the Right Honorable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canadaand M. Whit Fraser will pay an official visit to Ontario from March 31 to April 1, 2022. During this visit, Their Excellencies will meet with the Honorable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontariothe Honorable Doug Ford, Premier […]

How Kate Middleton was warmly welcomed b...

Kate Middleton was given a warm welcome by the Governor General’s wife to Jamaica last night despite her husband indicating that Jamaica would abolish the monarchy. The Duchess of Cambridge, 40, joined her husband Prince William, 39, for a reception in Kingston last night, where she was greeted by Lady Patricia Allen, the wife of […]

Queen Elizabeth hosts the Governor Gener...

Andrew Wright | March 16, 2022 Queen Elizabeth II, pictured above at a reception in the ballroom of Sandringham House in February, met the Governor General of Canada, Mary Simon, at Windsor Castle on Tuesday. Photo: Joe Giddens/Pool/AFP The Queen has a soft spot for Canada. Just over a week after hosting Prime Minister Justin […]

Charles and Camilla let royal fans gush ...

The Governor General of Canada met the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall in person on Tuesday at Clarence House, just a week after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau also held an audience with the Queen. The Queen hosted Ms Simon and her husband, Whit Fraser, for afternoon tea at Windsor Castle. A photograph posted by a […]

Queen takes afternoon tea with the Gover...

J he Queen hosted the Governor General of Canada for afternoon tea – the day after she was absent from the Commonwealth Day service. The monarch, 95, performed the official engagement in person, welcoming Mary Simon to her Windsor Castle home on Tuesday. In the Oak Room, the Queen, who is also Canada’s monarch, was […]

The Governor General will travel to the ...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced today that the Governor General of Canada, Her Excellency the Right Honorable Mary Simon, will travel to the Middle East for working visits from March 17 to 23, 2022. The Governor General will visit the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar and Kuwait. In each of these three countries, she will […]

Message from the Governor General on Com...

OTTAWA (ON), March 14, 2022 /CNW/ – As we mark Commonwealth Day, Canadians are united in delivering a common future, a future that is built on our shared global values. Democracy. Equality. Peace. Such things are achieved – and protected – only through cooperation and perseverance. We have all been through so much in the […]

Message from the Governor General on the...

OTTAWA (ON), March 13, 2022 /CNW/ – The 2022 Paralympic Winter Games are drawing to a close and, on behalf of all Canadians, Whit and I would like to congratulate all the athletes on their tremendous success. We would also like to thank their coaches, trainers, volunteers, family and friends, all who have supported these […]

Three Quebecers among the winners of the...

Three Quebec artists are among the winners of the Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts. Jocelyn Robert, an interdisciplinary artist from Quebec City, has been recognized for her key role in the development of future generations of Quebec artists. Robert works in visual arts, music, audio art, digital art, performance, installation, video and […]

Canada’s Governor General did not reques

CLAIM: The Governor General of Canada “said she needed 958,000 emails to remove” Prime Minister Justin Trudeau from office. FACTS: The Office of the Secretary to the Governor General said “no such registry or process exists.” Social media users have been circulating an erroneous claim in recent days suggesting Trudeau will be removed if enough […]

Governor General says Canada “has been c

As a young girl in Nunavik in the 1950s, Mary Simon and her friends chatted happily on their way to elementary school, just like the other children. But, unlike most of the other children, they fell silent when they reached the playground. Inuit languages ​​were banned at the federal day school in Kuujjuaq in northern […]

Music legend David Foster wins Governor ...

If you’ve ever listened to Celine Dion, Jennifer Lopez or Whitney Houston, then you’ve had the pleasure of hearing the producing talents of David Foster. But the 72-year-old is also a pianist and songwriter, and now he’s working on a musical. On Wednesday, Foster — who grew up in Victoria, British Columbia — was revealed […]

2022 GOVERNOR GENERAL’S PERFORMING ARTS

Fernando Dansereau, CM. – Screenwriter, director and producer of cinema and television Fernand Dansereau is a pioneer of Quebec cinema and television. Highly respected within the industry, he has written, produced or directed landmark works that have been acclaimed by his colleagues and the public; he has moved thousands of viewers with TV series like […]

The Governor General’s office reminds Ca

Governor General Mary Simon’s office tells Canadians they cannot dissolve the federal government simply by contacting her office. Rideau Hall posted what it called the “important message” Tuesday night on Twitter. “The Office of the Secretary to the Governor General is aware that misinformation encouraging citizens to contact the Governor General or our office to […]

Governor General’s Message on the Occasi

OTTAWA (ON), February 20, 2022 /CNW/ – As the 2022 Winter Olympics draw to a close, Whit and I would like to congratulate all of the athletes for an outstanding performance. We would also like to express our gratitude to the coaches, trainers, volunteers, family, friends and everyone else who supported these talented Canadians. No […]

Man killed in Nanaimo store wins Governo...

Breadcrumb Links News Local News criminality Eric Kutzner, 79, was a champion for people with disabilities in Creston and senior housing in Nanaimo, his family said in a statement. Author of the article: Jeff Bell • Victoria Times columnist Eric Kutzner, who was killed in a Nanaimo cafe on Saturday morning, was a champion for […]

Governor General Mary Simon tests positi...

Breadcrumb Links News Simon says she will continue to self-isolate and take some time to rest for the next few days. Author of the article: In this file photo taken on November 23, 2021, Governor General Mary Simon delivers the Speech from the Throne in the Senate of Canada in Ottawa. Photo by BLAIR GABLE/POOL […]

Governor General tests positive for COVI...

Governor General Mary Simon delivers the Speech from the Throne in the Senate in Ottawa on Tuesday, November 23, 2021. The Governor General has tested positive for COVID-19. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld OTTAWA – The Governor General of Canada has tested positive for COVID-19. Governor General Mary Simon said in a statement […]

Governor General Mary Simon tests positi...

Governor General Mary Simon has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a statement posted on her office’s official Twitter account. Simon said she had mild symptoms but would take some time to rest for the next few days. She had been self-isolating after her husband, Whit Fraser, tested positive on Tuesday. “As Whit and I […]

Transcript of the Governor General’s vid

OTTAWA (ON), February 6, 2022 /CNW/ – This year we mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. grow in Northern Quebec, my grandmother showed us pictures of The Queen. Her Majesty was revered in the Arctic because the relationship between the Crown and Indigenous peoples is considered sacred. For the past 70 years, Her Majesty has been […]

Governor-General’s office flooded with p

Breadcrumb Links News Canadian politics Protesters’ appeal campaign is useless ‘because there is no way the Governor-General could ever acquiesce to any of their demands’: expert Publication date : February 04, 2022 • 1 day ago • 3 minute read • 772 comments File photo: The doors of Rideau Hall have been closed during the […]

Australian Governor General and Ambassad...

Al Ain: David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia, and Heidi Venamore, Australian Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, visited the campus of the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) in Al Ain as part of a program of events celebrating Australia’s National Day. The delegation also learned about the history […]

NEWS ALERT: Governor General’s Gold Meda

Lord Willingdon awarded 40 Governor General’s Gold Medals in 1928. The Canadian Numismatic Dealers Association (CAND) distributed this “mail theft notice” to its members this afternoon. The statement said a gold medal from the Governor General of Willingdon had been removed from a parcel, […]

Reconciliation is top priority for new G...

The ringing of a long-awaited call from the Office of the Secretary to the Governor General, connected to the warm voice of Her Excellency, the Right Honorable Mary May Simon, immediately thaws out on a freezing January afternoon in Ottawa. Sworn in on July 21, 2021, Simon is Canada’s first Indigenous Governor General and the […]

UAE: Mohamed bin Zayed receives Governor...

Abu Dhabi: His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates, received David Hurley, Governor General of Australia on Monday. During the meeting, held in Qasr Al Shati, Sheikh Mohamed and Hurley reviewed bilateral relations between the UAE […]

Prime Minister and Governor General in i...

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is in self-isolation until Tuesday and underwent a Covid-19 test today after being considered a close contact of a positive Covid-19 case. Jacinda Ardern (left) received her booster shot on January 17, 2022. Photo: RNZ / Marika Khabazi Ardern and Governor General Dame Cindy Kiro were on flight NZ8273 from Kerikeri […]

New Zealand Prime Minister and Governor-...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is self-isolating after flying on a plane with a flight attendant, who tested positive for Omicron. File photo by David Rowland/EPA-EFE January 29 (UPI) — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Governor General Dame Cindy Kiro were in isolation on Saturday after close contact with someone infected with […]

Message from the Governor General on the...

OTTAWA (ON), January 29, 2022 /CNW/ – Five years ago, a heinous attack shook the city of Quebec, an attack motivated by hatred. Six followers of the Islamic Cultural Center were killed and 19 others were injured. The Muslim community – and all of Canada – mourned this terrible loss. Today we remember the victims […]

Message from the Governor General on the...

OTTAWA (ON), January 27, 2022 /CNW/ – Walk down the street in your community and you will see from Canada the diversity. You will meet people of different religions, backgrounds and languages. Each person has a story, their own journey that brought them to this country, to this street, to this precise moment. During the […]

Governor General David Hurley contracts ...

A total of 20 deaths have been recorded in New South Wales and Victoria, with new cases of COVID-19 across the country, with the highly infectious variant of Omicron reaching nearly 95,000. Late Sunday, Government House confirmed that Governor General David Hurley tested positive for COVID-19. “His Excellency is only experiencing mild symptoms,” said a […]

Governor General David Hurley tests posi...

Governor General David Hurley has tested positive for COVID-19 and is in segregation at his Sydney residence. A Government House statement said General Hurley “was only experiencing mild symptoms.” Governor General David Hurley has tested positive for COVID-19. “He is in isolation at Admiralty House and will continue to follow all health advice and instructions,” […]

Governor General David Hurley has ‘mild

Governor General David Hurley has tested positive for COVID-19[feminine]. Government House confirmed the diagnosis on Sunday evening, saying General Hurley had “only mild symptoms”. “He is in isolation at Admiralty House and will continue to follow all health advice and instructions,” the Office of the Governor General’s Official Secretary said in a statement. Governor General […]

Australia’s Governor-General tests posit

Australia’s Governor General has joined the group of senior Australian officials who have tested positive for the CCP virus, the virus that caused the COVID-19 pandemic. Government House confirmed on Sunday evening that Governor General David Hurley had tested positive for COVID-19. “His Excellency has only mild symptoms,” a statement read. “He is in isolation […]

Governor General has COVID, death spike

A total of 20 deaths have been recorded in New South Wales and Victoria as new cases of COVID-19 across the country due to the highly infectious variant of Omicron rose to almost 95,000. Late Sunday, Government House confirmed that Governor General David Hurley had tested positive for COVID-19. “His Excellency has only mild symptoms,” […]

Judith Anne LaRocque, resident of Hawkes...

Hawkesbury resident Judith Anne LaRocque, whose distinguished career in the federal government included a decade of service as Secretary to the Governor General, died suddenly at her home on December 29, 2021, at the age of 65. LaRocque was serving a three-year term as Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Canadian Museum of […]

Ajuinnata: Start of the New Year with Go...

(ANNews) – Mary Simon, Canada’s first Indigenous governor general, who was sworn in earlier this year, has released her first public address of the new year. Simon is an Inuit woman from Kangiqsualujjuaq, Nunavik (Quebec). “In Inuktitut, there is a concept called: ajuinnata,” she says. “Although it means a commitment, a promise, a wish, it […]

Governor General announces 135 new appoi...

(ANNews) – On December 19, 2021, Governor General of Canada Mary Simon – the first Indigenous Governor General in the country’s history – announced 135 appointments to the Order of Canada. The Order of Canada is one of the country’s highest civilian honours. The members are said to “take to heart” the motto “they want […]

Transcript of the Governor General’s New

OTTAWA (ON), December 30, 2021 /CNW/ – A new year gives us a fresh start and new hope for tomorrow. We have seen hope in the everyday. Even after a difficult year, Canadians are showing resilience, compassion and adaptability. These Canadians inspire me to keep working, to keep looking for better ways to help our […]

Governor General announces 135 appointme...

OTTAWA, December 29, 2021 /CNW/ – Today, Her Excellency the Right Honorable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canadaannounced 135 appointments to the Order of Canada. The newly appointed include 2 Companions (CC), 39 Officers (OC), 1 Honorary Member and 93 Members (CM). The list of appointees, with short citations, can be found here. They will […]

Governor General’s office says internal

OTTAWA –The office of Secretary to Governor General Mary Simon said there had been “unauthorized access to its internal network”, with the extent of the violation still under investigation. According to a statement released Thursday morning, the Office of the Secretary to the Governor General (OSGG) is working with the Canadian Center for Cyber ​​Security […]

Which British Governor General passed a ...

1. Which of the following falls under Annex 12 of the Constitution? A. RoutesB. Unconventional energy sourcesC. A and BD. None of these Rep. VS 2. What was India’s first municipal corporation? A. CalcuttaB. LucknowC. MadrasD. Allahabad Rep. VS 3. The system of urban local governance was established by which amendment? A. 71stB. 74thC. 99thD. […]

Governor General lifts curfew

Despite the lifting of the curfew, there will still be a strong police presence in Honiara to ensure the maintenance of peace and security. The curfew imposed on Honiara was lifted as of today December 10, 2021 by the Governor General of the Solomon Islands. In an extraordinary gazette, Legal Notice 359, the Governor General […]

Governor General presents award to UWI V...

Through ohtadmin | to December 07, 2021 Sir Hilary Beckles ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – The Vice-Chancellor of the University of the West Indies, Sir Hilary Beckles, received the highest honor of the Governor General’s Award for Loyalty and Merit, the Cross and the Plaque. Governor General Sir Rodney Williams, in conferring the award on […]

In 1968 the Governor General was capture...

November 30 marked Saint Andrew’s Day, when Scots around the world come together to celebrate their patron saint with scotch and haggis, bagpipes and dancing – much like they did in 1968, when The Toronto Star’s Boris Spremo snapped this photo of Canada’s Governor General Roland Michener wearing a kilt and sporran at the St. […]

Internal network hacked at Governor Gene...

The office of Secretary to Governor General Mary Simon confirmed that her internal network had been hacked by unauthorized access. In a statement Thursday, the bureau said it was working with experts and “pursuing further network improvements” as needed and that the nature and extent of the breach was still under investigation. The Canadian Center […]

Governor General’s Office Investigates I

Erika Ibrahim, The Canadian Press Posted Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 12:03 p.m. EST OTTAWA – The Office of Secretary to Governor General Mary Simon confirms that its internal network was infringethrough unauthorized access. In a statement Thursday, the office said it was working with experts and “pursuing further improvements to the network” as needed […]

GG’s office internal network violated

OTTAWA – The office of Secretary to Governor General Mary Simon has said there has been “unauthorized access to its internal network,” with the extent of the violation still under investigation. According to a statement released Thursday morning, the Office of the Secretary to the Governor General (OSGG) is working with the Canadian Center for […]

Office of the Governor General investiga...

Erika Ibrahim, The Canadian Press Posted Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 12:03 p.m. EST OTTAWA – The Office of Secretary to Governor General Mary Simon confirms that its internal network was infringethrough unauthorized access. In a statement Thursday, the office said it was working with experts and “pursuing further improvements to the network” as needed […]

Governor General’s Office Investigating

Erika Ibrahim, The Canadian Press Posted Thursday, December 2, 2021 12:03 PM EST OTTAWA – The Office of the Secretary to Governor General Mary Simon confirms that its internal network was infringeunauthorized access. In a statement Thursday, the office said it was working with experts and “pursuing further network enhancements” as needed and the nature […]

The Governor General of Barbados will as...

On Monday, Barbados will become the first country in nearly three decades to leave the Commonwealth of Nations, in line with Parliament’s September decision to introduce a constitutional amendment that repeals the 1966 rule, when the Caribbean country ceased to be a British colony, but maintained dependence on the Crown. After being chosen by Parliament […]

Tantoo Cardinal receives Governor Genera...

Created in 1992, the awards are presented annually to “Canadians whose achievements have inspired and enriched the cultural life of our country” Tantoo Cardinal has appeared in over 120 film and television projects throughout her 48-year career. She has won numerous awards for her performances and is an Earle Gray recipient, Member of the Order […]

Ryan Reynolds receives 2021 Governor Gen...

OTTAWA – Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds is the recipient of the 2021 National Arts Center Award. The award, which is part of the Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards, recognizes work of extraordinary nature and significance in the performing arts by an artist or company during the last year of performance. Recipients are selected by the […]

Ryan Reynolds receives the Governor Gene...

On Friday, actor Ryan Reynolds received the Governor General’s Award from Governor General Mary Simon. The 45-year-old actor from Vancouver is known for his roles in ‘Deadpool’, ‘Green Lantern’ and ‘The Proposal’ among many others. Reynolds tweeted the news on Saturday morning saying he was a wreck after the award. The tweet also featured a […]

Curfew decreed by the Governor General

The Governor General, His Excellency, Sir David Vunagi has declared a curfew for the city of Honiara from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily from November 26 until revoked. The curfew is necessary for the preservation of public safety under the Public Safety Preservation Act due to the current security situation. During the period, only […]

Governor General emphasizes ‘lifelong jo

“We cannot hide from these findings. They open deep wounds, ”she said in French. At the same time, she said there was hope. “Reconciliation is not a one-off act and has no end date. It is a lifelong journey of healing, respect and understanding, ”she said. Simon, who was born in Kangiqsualujjuaq, in the Nunavik […]

Governor General and federal party leade...

OTTAWA –The Governor General, the Prime Minister and other Canadian leaders issued statements Thursday recognizing the courage of the women and men who have served and continue to serve the country. Governor General Mary Simon, who attends Remembrance Day ceremonies at the National War Memorial alongside other dignitaries, said the day is a time of […]

British Columbia Wins Two 2021 Governor ...

Breadcrumb Links local arts Books Tolu Oloruntoba and Julie Flett are two of 14 Canadians to have received one of the country’s oldest and most prestigious literary awards Publication date : November 18, 2021 • November 22, 2021 • 2 minute read • Join the conversation Tolu Oloruntoba of Surrey received the 2021 Governor General’s […]

Inuit author Norma Dunning wins $25,000 ...

A mother of boys, Norma Dunning says she likes to think of her books as her “daughters”, even using the pronouns “she” and “she” to refer to her works. One of her daughters, “Tainna: The Unseen Ones,” gave the Inuk writer something to be proud of, as the 2021 winner of the Governor General’s Literary […]

Vietnamese Ambassador presents documents...

Posted on November 16, 2021 Posted on November 16, 2021 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Le Viet Duyen presented letters of credence to Governor General Dame Susan Dougan on Wednesday, October 10 via the online platform Zoom. According to a statement from the foreign ministry of that country, Le Viet […]

Red Deer Instructor Finalist for Governo...

Red Deer Polytechnic teacher Jenna Butler is a finalist for the 2021 Governor General’s Literary Award for Non-Fiction for her book Reverie: a year of bees. Butler said she uses storytelling to examine bees, natural ecology and climate change. Her book also ended up being a personal account of trauma recovery. Butler said she carried […]

Governor General’s arrival interrupts Re

The delayed arrival of Governor General Mary Simon at the national Remembrance Day service in Ottawa broke a moment of silence for fallen Canadian heroes. Live footage from the ceremony shows Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and other officials quietly observing two minutes of silence for veterans at the National War Memorial in Ottawa. Before the […]

Two Edmonton women named finalists for G...

Breadcrumb Links Local arts Celebrity Books Author of the article: Justin bell Release date : November 10, 2021 • November 10, 2021 • 4 minutes to read • Join the conversation Norma Dunning with her book, Tainna: The Unseen Ones, Short Stories, which is a finalist for this year’s Governor General’s Literary Awards. Photo of […]