MP Sahota Welcomes 100 New Canadian Citizens
– Mississauga, Ontario – On behalf of the Honourable Ahmed Hussen,
Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), Ms. Ruby Sahota,
Member of Parliament for Brampton North welcomed 100 new Canadian citizens at a
special citizenship ceremony at IRCC Mississauga.
Alongside these 100 new citizens, MP Sahota reaffirmed her oath of citizenship and took
the time to speak with these new Canadians. They included individuals from 29 different
countries around the world, from all backgrounds and of all ages.
During MP Sahota’s address to the 100 new citizens, she remarked, “this past year – 2017
– we marked the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation and we celebrated a nation
that embraces equality and respect for all because this is where diversity is regarded as a
strength. As you take the oath and become Canadian citizens today, I have no doubt that
you will contribute to Canada in your own way, continuing the great legacy of those who
came before you.”