Closing ceremony of the Francophonie week March 26th 2017
Yesterday saw the end of the Francophonie Week 2017 at Jubilee Park, with the exceptional Axelle Red’s concert. On tour through Europe and South East Asia, Axelle Red completed her "Acoustic" tour in Brunei.
The audience came in droves to attend the bands performance, in the presence of the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports, Pehin Datu Laila Raja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Hj Halbi Hj Mohd Yussof, the guest of honor, Madam Loan Forgeron, Ambassador of France, the Swiss Honorary Consul, Pengiran Izad, as well as the many sponsors of the Alliance Française. The night market, organized by The Collective Arts, once again contributed to the conviviality of the evening, while promoting young Bruneian entrepreneurs.
For the second year in a row, the Francophonie Week has successfully established itself as a major cultural event in Brunei, with more than 1000 visitors, in a remarkable outdoor place, the Jubilee Park.