Citizenship Grant Ceremony brought together over 700 people in Oslo City Hall yesterday.
All granted Norwegian citizens after 1 September 2006 were invited to attend the national ceremony.
The ceremony is held for celebration of the transition to Norwegian citizenship. The ceremony also marks the new citizens to join to the basic values of the community based on the equal rights and obligations.
The ceremony in Oslo City Hall yesterday gathered new citizens and their families, mayors of municipalities in Akershus, in addition to the County Governor of Oslo and Akershus, Valgerd Svarstad Haugland and Children, Equality and Social Inclusion Minister Solveig Horne.