• Short Summary

    A THREE-MAN SENEGALESE DELEGATION, WHICH ARRIVED IN LAGOS ON MONDAY (19 JULY), DELIVERED A SPECIAL MESSAGE FORM SENEGALESE PRESIDENT LEOPOLD SENGHOR TO THE NIGERIAN LEADER MAJOR-GENERAL YAKUBU GOWON AT THE DODAN BARRACKS ON WEDNESDAY (21 JULY).

  • Description

    1.
    GV SIGN DODAN BARRACKS
    0.05

    2.
    SV INT. SENEGALESE DELEGATION ARRIVE & GREETED BY GOWON
    0.21

    3.
    CU MEMBER OF DELEGATION
    0.26

    4.
    SV GOWON PAN TO SV SIDIDE TALKING
    0.32

    5.
    CU ANOTHER MEMBER OF DELEGATION
    0.37

    6.
    GV MEETING
    0.42

    7.
    SV ANOTHER DELEGATE
    0.46

    8.
    SV SIDIDE PRESENTS LETTER TO GOWON
    1.00



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    Background: A THREE-MAN SENEGALESE DELEGATION, WHICH ARRIVED IN LAGOS ON MONDAY (19 JULY), DELIVERED A SPECIAL MESSAGE FORM SENEGALESE PRESIDENT LEOPOLD SENGHOR TO THE NIGERIAN LEADER MAJOR-GENERAL YAKUBU GOWON AT THE DODAN BARRACKS ON WEDNESDAY (21 JULY).

    ITS CONTENTS WERE NOT DISCLOSED BY THE LEADER IF THE DELEGATION, ALHAJI SULEYMAN SIDIDE, A FORMER SENEGALESE MINISTER FOR TOURISM AND NOW DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL SCHOOL OF ARTS. HE TOLD NEWSMEN THAT THE MESSAGE WAS CONCERNED WITH A CULTURAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN SENEGAL AND NIGERIA AND THAT HE WAS SURE THEIR MISSION WOULD BE SUCCESSFUL.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7T3UECA1WANJ674502O8YHVZX
    Media URN:
    VLVA7T3UECA1WANJ674502O8YHVZX
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/07/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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