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    PRESIDENT JOMO KENYATTA HAS NAMED A NEW CABINET WITH SIX NEW MEMBERS. SEVEN MINISTERS RETAIN?

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    PRESIDENT KENYATTA OUT OF HOUSE; HOUSE; KENYATTA SPEAKING. (SOF)



    TRANSCRIPT: KENYATTA: EVERY GOOD THING COMES TO AN END. AND THE END OF THE FIRST GOVERNMENT OF OUR REPUBLIC ENDED ONLY A FEW DAYS AGO. I HAVE NOW APPOINTED NEW CABINET MINISTERS AND ASSISTANT MINISTERS WHO WILL HELP IN RUNNING OUR GOVERNMENT. THEREFORE THE FOLLOWING MINISTERS AND ASSISTANT MINISTERS HAVE BEEN APPOINTED BY ME: THE VICE PRESIDENT AND MINISTER FOR HOME AFFAIRS, IS HONORABLE D. T. ARAP MOI; MINISTER FOR DEFENCE THE HONORABLE J. S. GICHURU, MP; MINISTER FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS, THE HONOURABLE DR. N. MUNGAI, MP; THE MINISTER FOR AGRICULTURE, THE HONOURABLE B. R. MCKENZIE, MP; THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE PRESIDENT'S OFFICE, THE HONOURABLE MBIYO KOINANGE, MP; THE MINISTER FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT, THE HONOURABLE DR. J. G. KIANO, MP.




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    Background: PRESIDENT JOMO KENYATTA HAS NAMED A NEW CABINET WITH SIX NEW MEMBERS. SEVEN MINISTERS RETAIN THEIR PLACES. THE PRESIDENT ANNOUNCED THE NEW CABINET ON MONDAY (DEC 22) FOLLOWING ELECTIONS EARLIER THIS MONTH. THE ONLY EUROPEAN IN THE CABINET, MR. BRUCE McKENZIE, STAYS ON AS MINISTER FOR AGRICULTURE. THE PRESIDENT MADE THE ANNOUNCEMENT FROM HIS HOME AT GATUNDU, 35 MILES FROM NAIROBI.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACO59HDJ7RY2ROCKU76GUBYLF
    Media URN:
    VLVACO59HDJ7RY2ROCKU76GUBYLF
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/12/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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