• Short Summary

    THE CHAIRMAN OF GHANA'S NATIONAL LIBERATION COUNCIL, LIEUTENANT-GENERAL JOSEPH ANKRAH, LAST THURSDAY (18 APRIL) CALLED ON CHIEFS IN THE COUNTRY TO CO-OPERATE AND ASSIST THE COUNCIL TO BRING ABOUT A SMOOTH CIVILIAN GOVERNMENT FOR THE COUNTRY.

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXT: BUILDING.
    0.03

    2.
    SV ANKRAH SEATED. (2 SHOTS)
    0.11

    3.
    MV CHIEFS SEATED. (9 SHOTS)
    0.41

    4.
    MV ONLOOKERS.
    0.46

    5.
    MV ANKRAH PRESENTED WITH BOW AND ARROWS. (3 SHOTS)
    0.54

    6.
    SCU ONLOOKERS. (2 SHOTS)
    0.57

    7.
    MV GENERAL ANKRAH TRIES ON PRESENTATION SMOCK.
    1.05

    8.
    GV & SV ANKRAH PRESENTED WITH LEATHER STOOL.
    1.10

    9.
    GV ANKRAH SEATED ON STOOL.
    1.15

    10.
    GV THE NAYIRI SPEAKING.
    1.20

    11.
    MV ANKRAH SPEAKING. (2 SHOTS)
    1.37

    12.
    GV & SV ANKRAH SEATED.
    1.47

    13.
    MV & SV ANKRAH SHAKES HANDS WITH CHIEFS.
    1.53

    14.
    GV CROWD.
    1.57

    15.
    LV ANKRAH SEATED.
    2.02

    16.
    GV & SV TRIBAL DANCERS. (3 SHOTS)
    2.11

    17.
    CU ONLOOKERS.
    2.14

    18.
    GV YOUNG CHILDREN DANCING. (4 SHOTS)
    2.28

    19.
    SV ANKRAH.
    2.32

    20.
    SV & GV DANCERS. (3 SHOTS)
    2.42

    21.
    GV ANKRAH AND CHIEFS.
    2.35

    22.
    CU CHIEFS. (2 SHOTS)
    2.53

    23.
    GV CROWD.
    2.53

    24.
    MV ANKRAH DRIVES AWAY.
    2.59



    Initials GHB/VS/BOB//SC



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE CHAIRMAN OF GHANA'S NATIONAL LIBERATION COUNCIL, LIEUTENANT-GENERAL JOSEPH ANKRAH, LAST THURSDAY (18 APRIL) CALLED ON CHIEFS IN THE COUNTRY TO CO-OPERATE AND ASSIST THE COUNCIL TO BRING ABOUT A SMOOTH CIVILIAN GOVERNMENT FOR THE COUNTRY.

    GENERAL ANKRAH WAS SPEAKING AT A RECEPTION HELD AT THE TAMALE RESIDENCE. HE TOLD CHIEFS THAT THE TASK AHEAD WAS ARDUOUS, BUT HE WAS HOPEFUL THAT WITH THE HELP, GOOD GUIDANCE AND WISE COUNSEL OF THE CHIEFS THE NATIONAL LIBERATION COUNCIL WOULD BE ABLE TO FORCE AHEAD AND OVERCOME ALL DIFFICULTIES.

    THE RECEPTION WAS ATTENDED BY THE MEMBERS OF THE NORTHERN REGIONAL COMMITTEE OF ADMINISTRATION, PARAMOUNT CHIEFS OF THE REGION, DISTRICT ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS AND OTHER DISTINGUISHED GUESTS.

    THE PRESIDENT OF THE NORTHERN REGIONAL HOUSE OF CHIEFS, NAYIRI ADAM BADINSUGRU, PRESENTED GIFTS TO GENERAL ANKRAH WHICH INCLUDED A BOW AND ARROWS, A SHOCK AND A LEATHER STOOL.

    LATER THERE WERE DISPLAYS OF TRADITIONAL NORTHERN DANCES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA36CJQVUBEPRQNB1TIJSGGQFK
    Media URN:
    VLVAA36CJQVUBEPRQNB1TIJSGGQFK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/04/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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