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Former U.S. president Barack Obama to speak in Halifax this fall

Former U.S. president Barack Obama will speak at Halifax's Scotiabank Centre on Nov. 13, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Jeff Chiu, File

Former U.S. president Barack Obama is set to speak on leadership, hope and civic engagement at Halifax’s Scotiabank Centre on Nov. 13.

The talk will mark the 70th anniversary of the Nova Scotia Co-operative Council.

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The talk is being presented and sponsored by Atlantic Credit Unions.

Atlantic Credit Unions announced the speaking engagement in a press conference on Monday.

Tickets to the event go on sale on June 29, with other details to be announced in the coming days.

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