The celebration was sponsored by the Egyptian embassy and many Kuwaiti officials and VIPs were in attendance.
Ahmed Serafi, general manager of Millennium Hotel & Convention Centre Kuwait, said: “We would like to extend our deep thanks to the Egyptian Embassy for trusting and choosing our hotel to host this event.”
His Excellency the Egyptian ambassador of Kuwait, Tareq Al-Quni commenced the celebration with a welcome speech. Distinguished people attended the celebration, such as His Excellency Mohammad Nasir Al-Jabri, Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs, along with Kuwaiti sheikhs, African dignitaries, diplomats and representatives of Egyptian expats in Kuwait.
Egyptian artists such as “Hind” displayed their paintings and performed during the entertainment programme organised for the evening. Traditional dance performances by Egyptian bands were also featured in addition to a buffet comprising indigenous dishes.