Public invited to Sister City signing ceremony

Bosaso, Somalia, Minneapolis’ newest Sister City, will be making the relationship official this month. On Friday, Aug. 12, the public is invited to a signing ceremony with representatives from the two cities.

Minneapolis-Bosaso Sister City relationship signing ceremony
9 a.m. Friday, Aug. 12
Minneapolis City Hall rotunda, 350 S. Fifth St.
Program begins at 10 a.m.

Bosaso Mayor Yasin Mire Mohamud will be on hand to sign the memorandum of understanding that formalizes the Sister City relationship, which was originally endorsed by the City Council in October 2014. The program will feature performances of the national anthems of the United States and Somalia, a formal presentation of the flags, and the formal signing of the document produced in both English and Somali.

Published Aug 4, 2016