The Hon. Cornelius A. Smith was sworn in today, June 28, as the nation’s 11th Governor General in ceremonies at Rawson Square. Official ceremonies featured a Farewell Salute to former Governor General, Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling. Government officials and Bahamians from all walks of life viewed the pageantry in the centre of downtown; further celebration continued at Government House. Photos show the Hon. C.A. Smith being sworn in by Chief Justice Brian Moree, and giving his Speech from the Throne.