On the 25th May of every year, Africa Day is celebrated around the world. Its aim is to celebrate African diversity and success and to highlight the cultural and economic potential that exists on the African continent.This years celebration in Italy was chaired by Benin. The ceremony took place at the Marriott Hotel in Rome starting from 19hours till 23 hours.
In Rome, celebrations were organized by Benin's Embassy and had a huge number of Participants from representatives from various African countries, Tanzania being among them led by his honorable, the Ambassador of the United Republic of Tanzania Dr. James Msekela. African Food, Dance, Music, Fashion show were among activities that made the day memorable.
|Tanzanian Ambassador to Italy, Hon. James Msekela together with Mr. Amon Fungamenza Entering at the Ceremony.|
|Mr. Salvator Mbilinyi with his wife and Mama Msemo|
|To the Left is the Dean of African Ambassadors in Italy, Hon. Mamadou Kamara Dékamo who is the current ambassador of Congo-Brazzaville to Italy.|
|At the center, Tanzanian Ambassador to Italy, Hon. James Msekela, on the left is Surgical Doctor Luigi Gentilini who operates in many African Countries.|
|At the left, Mr. Venant, center Mr. Salvator Mbilinyi, and at the right Mr. Ayoub.|
|At the right, An active Member of Tanzanian Community in Rome, Ms Riziki Habibu and at the left Assistant Secretary of The Tanzanian community in Rome Ms. Diana Olotu a.k.a Lady D.|
|Tanzanian Flag was also shinning.|
|From Left Mr. Ringo, Center President of Tanzanian Community in Rome Hon. Leonce Uwandameno and on the right Bakari Hizza.|
|Ambassador Hon. James Msekela posing with Surgical Dr. Luigi Gentilini.|
|Performance from Capo Verde|
|Dancing group from Angola|
|Mr. President getting his groove on, straight from Morogoro.|
|Mr. Mbilinyi showing them how to Dance Mayenu.|
|Mr. David getting it down on it.|