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    Kenya has celebrated the eighth anniversary of independence.

    President Kenyatta marked the anniversary on Sunday (December?

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    Kenya has celebrated the eighth anniversary of independence.

    President Kenyatta marked the anniversary on Sunday (December 12) by attending the ceremonial trooping of the colour at Jamhurl Park in Nairobi.

    The anniversary of Independence is known in Kenya as Uhuru Day and in a message to the nation, President Kenyatta told his people that the business of nation-building is complex and never ending.

    He said this business of nation-building must always adept itself is changing circumstances and fresh opportunities.

    SYNOPSIS: Attending independence day ceremonies in Kenya on Sunday was President J???me Kenyatta. It was the eight anniversary of independence--a day known as Uhuru Day. Highlight of the ceremonies was a parade featuring Kenya's military bands.

    And after the march-past by the bands, the formal trooping of the colour ceremony. The colours paraded are these of the Third Battalion, Kenya Rifles.

    President Kenyatta marred Uhuru Day by delivering a message in which he told his countrymen hat the business of nation-building is complex and never-ending. He says this business must always adapt itself to changing circumstances and fresh opportunities.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1GDZB2UUZO4LRWPXFPNKBQ476
    Media URN:
    VLVA1GDZB2UUZO4LRWPXFPNKBQ476
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
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    N/A

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