• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT JULIUS NYERERE THIS WEEK IS ATTENDING A FIVE-DAY MEETING OF THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVE OF TANZANIA'S SINGLE POLITICAL PARTY, THE TANGANYIKA AFRICAN NATIONAL UNION. (TANU).

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    CONFERENCE HALL; NYERERE ARRIVING, DELEGATES; VARIOUS SHOTS OF NYERERE AT THE MEETING.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: PRESIDENT JULIUS NYERERE THIS WEEK IS ATTENDING A FIVE-DAY MEETING OF THE NATIONAL EXECUTIVE OF TANZANIA'S SINGLE POLITICAL PARTY, THE TANGANYIKA AFRICAN NATIONAL UNION. (TANU).

    THE MEETING OF THE TANU LEADERS IS TAKING PLACE IN THE TAIFA HALL COMMUNITY CENTRE IN THE NORTH EASTERN PORT TOWN OF TANGA. PRESIDENT NYERERE IS IN THE CHAIR.

    THE 75-MAN COMMITTEE IS TO REVIEW PROGRESS TOWARDS SOCIALISM AND LAY DOWN NEW PLANS OF CAMPAIGN. THE MAIN THEME WILL BE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE ARUSHA DECLARATION - DR. NYERERE'S PROGRAMME FOR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT THROUGH SOCIALISM AND SELF-RELIANCE. AND IN OPENING THE CONFERENCE DR. NYERERE ISSUED NEW ORDERS TO SPEED SELF-HELP DEVELOPMENT IN THE TANZANIAN COUNTRYSIDE. THEY EMPOWER VILLAGE DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEES TO DESIGNATE AS A SELF-HELP SCHEME ANY AGRICULTURAL, FORESTRY OR INDUSTRIAL PROJECT AIMED AT BETTERING THE COMMUNITY AS A WHOLE. THE DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEES CAN ALSO PUNISH IN ANY WAY THEY THINK FIT ANYONE WHO REFUSES TO JOIN IN WITHOUT GOOD REASON, THE PRESIDENT SAID.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4VZUL8PG7Q8RC9VUTQZZGSAHJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA4VZUL8PG7Q8RC9VUTQZZGSAHJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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