• Short Summary

    THE FINAL CONFERENCE ON KENYA'S INDEPENDENCE OPENED AT LANCASTER HOUSE IN LONDON THIS MORNING (WEDNESDAY).?

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXT..LANCASTER HOUSE
    0.04

    2.
    MCDONALD ARRIVES
    0.11

    3.
    MV AFRICAN DELEGATES OUTSIDE
    0.17

    4.
    CU MBOYA PAN TO KENYATTA
    0.22

    5.
    CU DELEGATES ENTER
    0.28

    6.
    MV INT...SANDYS GREETS KENYATTA
    0.35

    7.
    CU KENYATTA WALKS FOLLOWED BY OTHERS INCLUDING MBOYA
    0.48

    8.
    GV RECEPTION CONTINUES
    0.55

    9.
    CU NGALA SEATED
    1.01

    10.
    MV MR KENYATTA, SOF
    1.41

    11.
    CU MR MCKENZIE
    1.48

    12.
    CU NGALA SOF
    2.13

    13.
    GV EXT..LANCASTER HOUSE
    2.19


    TRANSCRIPT: (SEQ. 10) KENYATTA



    "OUR WHOLE EFFORTS IN THIS COUNTRY IS TO ENDEAVOUR TO GIVE KENYA A WORKABLE CONSTITUTION GUARANTEEING STABILITY AND EFFECTIVE GOVERNMENT IN THE YEAR AFTER INDEPENDENCE. WE MUST REMOVE MISCONCEPTIONS AND A FRICTIONS IN THE MACHINERY OF GOVERNMENT AND LEAVE OURSELVES FREE TO PURSUE THE MORE URGENT TASKS OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY AND DEVELOPMENT."



    (SEQ. 12) NGALA



    STARTS: "DESPITE THE .... STATEMENTS OF MR KENYATTA NO PARTICIPANT HERE SHOULD FORGET FOR A MOMENT THAT ALL DECISIONS OF SUBSTANCE REGARDING KENYA'S FUTURE CONSTITUTION WERE TAKEN AT THE LAST CONFERENCE HELD HERE IN 1962".




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FINAL CONFERENCE ON KENYA'S INDEPENDENCE OPENED AT LANCASTER HOUSE IN LONDON THIS MORNING (WEDNESDAY). ATTENDED BY PARTY LEADERS FROM KENYA THE VITAL CONFERENCE WAS OPENED BY THE COLONIAL AND COMMONWEALTH RELATIONS SECRETARY, MR DUNCAN SANDYS.

    THE KENYA GOVERNMENT (KENYA AFRICAN NATIONAL UNION) LED BY THE PRIME MINISTER, MR JOMO KENYATTA, IS REPRESENTED AT THE TALKS BY 10 DELEGATES; THE OPPOSITION KENYA AFRICAN DEMOCRATIC UNION BY FIVE. THERE ARE THREE EUROPEAN DELEGATES.

    BOTH MR KENYATTA AND THE KADU LEADER MR NGALA ADDRESSED THE CONFERENCE TODAY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8XNN9E6S15TKRGTGBJDGIAUPR
    Media URN:
    VLVA8XNN9E6S15TKRGTGBJDGIAUPR
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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