• Short Summary

    TANU, THE RULING GOVERNMENT PARTY IN TANZANIA, MARKED THE ANNIVERSARY OF ITS FORMATION YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) WITH SABA SABA CELEBRATIONS IN THE CAPITAL, DAR ES SALAAM, AND OTHER PARTS OF THE COUNTRY.

  • Description

    TANU, THE RULING GOVERNMENT PARTY IN TANZANIA, MARKED THE ANNIVERSARY OF ITS FORMATION YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) WITH SABA SABA CELEBRATIONS IN THE CAPITAL, DAR ES SALAAM, AND OTHER PARTS OF THE COUNTRY.

    A FEATURE OF THE SABA SABA CELEBRATIONS IS THE CARRYING OF THE JHURU TORCH THROUGH THE REGIONS OF TANZANIA, INTO DAR ES SALAAM.

    PRESIDENT JULIUS NYERERE WAS PRESENT AT JANGWANI PLAYING FIELDS IN DAR ES SALAAM YESTERDAY AFTERNOON TO RECEIVE THE TORCH AFTER IT HAD MADE ITS JOURNEY ACROSS THE COUNTRY.

    BEFORE THE ARRIVAL OF THE TORCH THERE WAS A SABA SABA PROCESSION FROM THE HEADQUARTERS OF TANU, THROUGH THE STREETS OF THE CITY TO THE PLAYING FIELDS. EARLIER THERE HAD BEEN THE DRAWING OF A SABA SABA STATE LOTTERY, WITH A FIRST PRIZE OF GBP1,5000.

    OTHER EVENTS INCLUDED A DISPLAY OF DANCES AND NATIONAL DRESS, AND A MUSICAL TAARAB.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1DV1VLI8UDXIZ994TI031A476
    Media URN:
    VLVA1DV1VLI8UDXIZ994TI031A476
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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