• Short Summary

    THE LEADER OF THE MUSLIM BOHRAS -- DR SYEDNA MOHAMED BURHANUDDIN SAHEB -- EXPELLED YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) FROM TANZANIA, ARRIVED A SHORT TIME LATER IN NAIROBI BUT WAS ORDERED TO LEAVE KENYA IMMEDIATELY.

  • Description


    NAIROBI AIRPORT BUILDING; BOHRA LEADER DOWN STEPS; CROWD; BOHRA LEADER BACK ON AIRCRAFT; AIRCRAFT TAKES OFF.




    Initials GS/VS/BOB/ES



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    Background: THE LEADER OF THE MUSLIM BOHRAS -- DR SYEDNA MOHAMED BURHANUDDIN SAHEB -- EXPELLED YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) FROM TANZANIA, ARRIVED A SHORT TIME LATER IN NAIROBI BUT WAS ORDERED TO LEAVE KENYA IMMEDIATELY.

    DR. SAHEB IS THE LEADER OF MORE THAN ONE MILLION FOLLOWERS OF THE BOHRA FAITH. HE HAD VISITED TANZANIA FROM KENYA BUT WAS GIVEN 24 HOURS TO LEAVE. WHEN HE ARRIVED AT NAIROBI AIRPORT HE WAS ORDERED TO LEAVE KENYA AND WAS PLACED ON A FLIGHT TO ADDIS ABABA.

    THE FLIGHT HAD TO BE DELAYED FOR DR SAHEB TO BOARD IT. HUNDREDS OF HIS FOLLOWERS IN KENYA WERE AT THE AIRPORT TO GREET HIM AND THEY STAYED TO SEE HIM LEAVE. MANY OF THEM WERE CRYING AS HE BOARDED THE FLIGHT OUT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACASVSD3VROK94II03MWDCALA
    Media URN:
    VLVACASVSD3VROK94II03MWDCALA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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