CTV: Harper bestows honorary citizenship on Aga Khan

CTV: Harper bestows honorary citizenship on Aga KhanTORONTO — Prime Minister Stephen Harper has bestowed honorary Canadian citizenship upon the Aga Khan.

The Aga Khan is in Toronto today, marking the beginning of development on an Ismaili centre and the Aga Khan Museum for Islamic Art and Culture.

Harper says the centre and museum will represent the country’s pluralism and cultural diversity.

He says in a world torn by sectarian strife the importance of those values cannot be overstated.

More: http://toronto.ctv.ca/

Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, its achievements and humanitarian works.

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