• Short Summary

    A PERMANENT EXHIBITION ON GHANA'S INDUSTRIAL PROGRESS WAS OPENED AT THE COMMONWEALTH INSTITUTE IN LONDON, YESTERDAY (MONDAY) BY THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR GHANA, MR.

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    COMMONWEALTH INSTITUTE; GUESTS AT EXHIBITION; HIGH COMMISSIONER GREETING COLONEL SPEARS, CHAIRMAN OF ASHANTI GOLD MINES; VARIOUS EXHIBITS.




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    Background: A PERMANENT EXHIBITION ON GHANA'S INDUSTRIAL PROGRESS WAS OPENED AT THE COMMONWEALTH INSTITUTE IN LONDON, YESTERDAY (MONDAY) BY THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR GHANA, MR. SETH K. ANTHONY.

    THE EXHIBITION, WHICH WAS PAID FOR BY A GRANT OF GBP8,000 FROM THE GHANA GOVERNMENT, IS DESIGNED TO TELL THE STORY OF GHANA TO SCHOOLCHILDREN. IT COVERS THE COCOA INDUSTRY, WHICH IS GHANA'S MAIN ECONOMIC MAINSTAY; THE AKOSOMBO DAM ON THE VOLTA, AND THE HISTORY OF CHIEFTAINCY.

    THERE ARE ALSO SECTIONS DEALING WITH AGRICULTURE, MINING, FISHING, TRANSPORT, SECONDARY INDUSTRIES, EDUCATION, SOCIAL SERVICES AND THE ARTS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA11IXVHIKV1JIBV88ZFYEB7PRU
    Media URN:
    VLVA11IXVHIKV1JIBV88ZFYEB7PRU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/04/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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