Johannesburg: Africa Day at De La Salle Holy Cross College
Africa Day commemorates the founding of the Organization of African Unity (now known as the African Union) on this day, 25 May, in 1963. It aims to celebrate African unity. Each year the Day has a different theme. Today May 26, De La Salle Holy Cross College in Johannesburg – South Africa celebrated Africa Day at school and importantly in assembly… Students were encouraged to wear traditional attire(See photo). Number of them spoke in assembly about the Africa Union and introduced themselves in their vernacular, a traditional African heritage to which they belong.