• Short Summary

    THE GAMBIAN PRIME MINISTER, SIR DAUDA JAWARA, STOPPED BRIEFLY IN ACCRA ON SEPTEMBER THE 19TH WHEN HE MET GHANA'S PRIME MINISTER DR.

  • Description

    1.
    GV SIGN "WELCOME TO GHANA"
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    2.
    SV DR. BUSIA AND PARTY WAITING
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    3.
    SV JAWARA AND WIFE LEAVING PLANE AND BEING GREETED BY DR. BUSIA (2 SHOTS)
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    4.
    LV PARTY WALKING ACROSS TARMAC
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    SV JAWARA SHAKING HANDS WITH MR. HARLLEY OUTSIDE LOUNGE AND ENTERING
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    6.
    CU DR. BUSIA SEATED IN LOUNGE
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    7.
    CU MR. HARLLEY
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    8.
    SV JAWARA TALKING TO NEWSMEN
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    9.
    CU MRS. JAWARA
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    10.
    SV MR. JAWARA TALKING
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    11.
    SV OFFICIALS LISTEN
    1.04

    12.
    SV JAWARA AND DR. BUSIA LEAVING LOUNGE
    1.10

    13.
    SV DITTO
    1.13

    14.
    SV JAWARA AND WIFE SHAKING HANDS WITH THE PRIME MINISTER AND MR. HARLLEY
    1.22

    15.
    SV PARTY BOARDING AIRCRAFT
    1.28

    16.
    GV PRIME MINISTER'S PARTY WAVING
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    Background: THE GAMBIAN PRIME MINISTER, SIR DAUDA JAWARA, STOPPED BRIEFLY IN ACCRA ON SEPTEMBER THE 19TH WHEN HE MET GHANA'S PRIME MINISTER DR. KOFI BUSIA AND MEMBERS OF THE GOVERNMENT. HE SAID THAT HE FELT THE RECENT ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY (OAU) RESOLUTION ON THE NIGERIAN CIVIL WAR A POSITIVE STEP FORWARD TOWARDS A SOLUTION.

    ALSO PRESENT AT THE MEETING WERE MEMBERS OF THE GOVERNMENT, AND LATER SIR DAUDA MET THE DEPUTY-CHAIRMAN OF THE PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION, MR. J.W.K. HARLLEY.

    SIR DAUDA TOLD NEWSMEN THAT IF BIAFRA INSISTS ON HER STAND TO SECEDE, THEN THERE WILL BE AN IMPASSE, BUT BETWEEN THE TWO EXTREMES THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF FINDING A COMPROMISE.

    HE SAID HE WAS CONFIDENT IN THE OAU WHICH HAD MADE SOME ADVANCES IN SOLVING A NUMBER OF THE PROBLEMS OF THE CONTINENT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABZNN87SUAQDJQ83Y5P8SBU779
    Media URN:
    VLVABZNN87SUAQDJQ83Y5P8SBU779
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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