• Short Summary

    NIGERIA'S MINISTER OF JUSTICE, DR. TASLIM OLAWALE ELIAS, WAS INVITED TO MAKE A SPECIAL VISIT?

  • Description

    NIGERIA'S MINISTER OF JUSTICE, DR. TASLIM OLAWALE ELIAS, WAS INVITED TO MAKE A SPECIAL VISIT TO SENEGAL AT THE WEEKEND. AT THE END OF THIS JOURNEY, IN THE PRESENCE OF PRESIDENT LEOPOLD SENGHOR, HE WAS TO RECEIVE AN HONORARY LAW DEGREE FROM DAKAR'S SPLENDID UNIVERSITY.

    AWARDING THE DEGREE TO DR. ELIAS, M. DECCOTIGNIES, PRAISED HIS OUTSTANDING WORK AS MINISTER OF JUSTICE.

    IN HIS SPEECH, PRESIDENT SENGHOR SAID HIS OWN UNPRECEDENTED APPEARANCE AT THE UNIVERSITY HAD POLITICAL SIGNIFICANCE FOR HE HAD ALWAYS URGED CLOSER CONTACT BETWEEN THE ENGLISH AND FRENCH-SPEAKING NATIONS OF AFRICA.

    PRESIDENT SENGHOR SAID SENEGAL HAD ALWAYS ENJOYED THE CLOSEST AND MOST FRUITFUL COOPERATION WITH NIGERIA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2C5F9ER8PKJBJEFAGMCEAV5CY
    Media URN:
    VLVA2C5F9ER8PKJBJEFAGMCEAV5CY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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