• Short Summary

    The first all-Africa trade fair came to a close in Nairobi, Kenya last Sunday (March 5) with Mr.

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    LV People walking in fair grounds flags in back-ground
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    SV People past Somali pavilion
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    SV Nigerian stand
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    SV People outside Ghanaian stand
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    CU & LV Zaire stand(2 shots)
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    CU Kenyan name plate
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    SCU Family looking at monkeys PAN ACROSS TO cage
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    SV Crowds in fair grounds (2 shots)
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    EDITORS: We bring your attention to the following Visnews productions which were serviced during the course of the 12-day fair: 2702 of I March, 2648 of 29 February, 2467 of 25 February, and 2423 of 24 February

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    Background: The first all-Africa trade fair came to a close in Nairobi, Kenya last Sunday (March 5) with Mr. M. Diallo Telli, Secretary-General of the Organisation of African Unity, calling it an unprecedented success.

    The fair, opened of February 24 at Nairobi's Jamhuri Park, consisted of trade exhibits from 34 African countries.

    According to Mr. Telli, who is from Guinea, the final tally on the number of visitors attracted to the pavilions is expected to top 150,000.

    The purpose of the fair was to increase intra-African trade as well as focus world attention on the development potential of the African continent.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3P1T7D8LS3RG478DL6K3VI5L7
    Media URN:
    VLVA3P1T7D8LS3RG478DL6K3VI5L7
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
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