• Short Summary

    A TEAM OF FORTY ITALIAN MP'S AND OFFICIALS OF THE ITALIAN A AGENCY FOR ENERGY AND HYDROCARBONS, IN GHANA LAST WEEKEND, WERE SHOWN OVER THE HYDROELECTRIC PLANT AT THE VOLTA RIVER PROJECT AT AKOSOMBO AND SAW THE VAST MAN MADE VOLTA LAKE.

  • Description

    A TEAM OF FORTY ITALIAN MP'S AND OFFICIALS OF THE ITALIAN A AGENCY FOR ENERGY AND HYDROCARBONS, IN GHANA LAST WEEKEND, WERE SHOWN OVER THE HYDROELECTRIC PLANT AT THE VOLTA RIVER PROJECT AT AKOSOMBO AND SAW THE VAST MAN MADE VOLTA LAKE. LATER, THE DELEGATION VISITED THE GHANA ITALIAN OIL REFINERY AT TEMA AND THE NEW HARBOUR IN THE TOWN.

    THE ITALIAN MP'S ARRIVED IN GHANA ON SATURDAY. THEIR VISIT TO AKOSOMBO AND THE VOLTA RIVER PROJECT CAME ON SUNDAY WHEN THE GROUP WITH THEIR LEADER, DR ANTONIO GIOLITTI, WERE THE GUESTS OF THE ITALIAN AMBASSADOR TO GHANA, DR LUIGI GASBARRI.

    AT THE PLANT THEY WERE SHOWN OVER THE POWER PRODUCING COMPLEX BY THE OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR OF THE VOLTA RIVER AUTHORITY, MR F.A. PETTULA.

    THE VOLTA DAM WAS CONSTRUCTED BY ITALIAN CONTRACTORS.

    THE ITALIAN PARTY NEXT PAID A VISIT TO THE TEMA OIL REFINERY SET UP BY THE GHANA-ITALIAN GROUP GHAIP, WHERE SOME FOUR THOUSAND TONS OF CRUDE OIL IS DISTILLED DAILY.

    THE ITALIANS' VISIT ENDED YESTERDAY, WHEN THEY FLEW FROM GHANA TO TUNISIA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA14I3VT6MCR1SOPERLLGX1A75M
    Media URN:
    VLVA14I3VT6MCR1SOPERLLGX1A75M
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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