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    A special congress of Tanzania's ruling party, the Chama Cha Mapinduzi or Revolutionary Party, has been called to formulate new party guide lines.

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    GV Port of Dar-Es-Salaam
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    GV Brass band marches past playing and leading a procession
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    GV Delegates marching waving cards
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    LV Procession walking past
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    SV PAN Julius Nyerere conducting the meeting
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    GV Colour painting of President Nyerere
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    GV PAN ZOOM INTO SV Nyerere speaking in Swahili as audience listens
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    The Congress went into an unscheduled fourth day (Saturday, 23 January), and during his closing speech President Nyerere castigated the country's leadership for corruption and greed. He accused them of declaring war against the poor of the country.





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    Background: A special congress of Tanzania's ruling party, the Chama Cha Mapinduzi or Revolutionary Party, has been called to formulate new party guide lines. The congress was opened in Dar-Es-Salaam, by the Tanzanian President, and party chairman, Dr. Julius Nyerere, on Wednesday (20 January). The three-day congress has attracted more than 1,600 party members from all over Tanzania. Members will adopt new policies, discuss amendments to the constitution and deal with this year's economic programme. A large procession through the streets of Dar-Es-Salaam marked the opening of the Congress.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9ZGBK2LXUIFBURFZI4X13ATMY
    Media URN:
    VLVA9ZGBK2LXUIFBURFZI4X13ATMY
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1982
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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