Surrounded by other members of the regional assembly, Franchette Gaspard Pierre-Louis, gave details of the program of activities to mark the event. A program marked by a ceremony at Camp king-from 18 hours on Friday 12 October in the presence of the guest of honor: the President of the Republic, Kailash Prayag. This will be his first presidential visit to Rodrigues.
Unlike previous years, the celebration of the anniversary of independence will happen at night stage king-Camp. After the parade, the speech of the Chief Commissioner and circumstances of the guest of honor, decorations will be awarded to children born October 12, 2002 and associations working to improve society.
The evening will be marked by a light and sound show which will be broadcast live on national television in Mauritius and Rodrigues. This show traces the different facets of life Rodrigues. A colorful spectacle signed by French director Jean-renowned Pierre undersigned. The festival will culminate with a musical concert at the color of the Sega drum Cardinal White groups, trust and Junior Alpha Omega.
Rodrigues two singers making a career out of their island home will be in the game. It is Rasnatty Baby and Mr. Snipe. Franchette Pierre Louis Gaspard announced that on this occasion the coat of arms Rodrigues copies will be distributed to all families so that autonomy is appropriate for everyone.
Remember that this celebration of 10 years of independence began a few weeks ago in different parts of the island. The Rodrigues Council of Social Services (RCSS) in conjunction with the Committee on Culture and Cultural Council organized reflections in the villages to help the greatest number of people to reflect on the sense of autonomy and participation each in its success.
These ideas culminated in rallies that took place in different parts of the island with a program of cultural activities and entertainment. Exhibition of photographs of older people in the villages were also held.
A debate on the autonomy of Rodrigues took place on Wednesday, October 10 at the center of cultural and leisure-Mon Plaisir.
The day will be marked on Thursday by reading the message from the Chief Commissioner in schools.