• Short Summary

    THE CHAIRMAN OF THE COCOA MARKETING BOARD, MR WILLIAM OFORI ATTA, ON FRIDAY (MARCH 1) GAVE AN ADDRESS TO MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL YOUTH FRONT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF GHANA, LEGON.

  • Description

    THE CHAIRMAN OF THE COCOA MARKETING BOARD, MR WILLIAM OFORI ATTA, ON FRIDAY (MARCH 1) GAVE AN ADDRESS TO MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL YOUTH FRONT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF GHANA, LEGON.

    MR OFORI ATTA PAID TRIBUTE TO THE NATIONAL LIBERATION COUNCIL FOR ITS WORK IN UNITING THE GHANAIAN PEOPLE SINCE THE OVERTHROW OF THE NKRUMAH REGIME. HE REFERRED TO THE INTER-TRIBAL CONFLICT IN NIGERIA AND WARNED THAT GHANAIANS SHOULD CONTINUALLY BE ON THEIR GUARD TO UPHOLD THE STANDARDS SET BY THE COUNCIL. HE SAID MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL YOUTH FRONT SHOULD ADHERE TO THE IDEALS WHICH RESULTED IN THE COUP WHICH SAVED THE COUNTRY FROM TYRANNY AND OPPRESSION.

    THE SPEAKER APPEALED TO ALL STUDENTS IN GHANA UNIVERSITIES TO GO OUT INTO THE RURAL AREAS AFTER THEIR GRADUATION AND HELP TO RAISE STANDARDS OF EDUCATION AND CONTRIBUTE TOWARDS THE REBUILDING OF GHANA'S ECONOMY.

    CHAIRMAN OF THE FUNCTION WAS PROFESSOR L.H. OFUSU-APPIAH, DIRECTOR OF THE ENCYCLOPEDIA AFRICANA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2G0AK7T5QB4WRZR43PHX1DCYO
    Media URN:
    VLVA2G0AK7T5QB4WRZR43PHX1DCYO
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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