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    MR R.A.BUTLER, THE BRITISH MINSTER RESPONSIBLE FOR CENTRAL AFRICAN AFFAIRS, HAS COMPLETED HIS VISIT TO?

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    MR R.A.BUTLER, THE BRITISH MINSTER RESPONSIBLE FOR CENTRAL AFRICAN AFFAIRS, HAS COMPLETED HIS VISIT TO NYASALAND WHERE HE HAS BEEN DISCUSSING FUTURE POLICIES WITH POLITICAL LEADERS.

    ON MONDAY, MR.BUTLER HAD TALKS AT GOVERNMENT HOUSE, ZOMBA, WITH DR.HASTINGS BANDA, LEADER OF THE MAJORITY MALAWI CONGRESS PARTY, WHO IS TO BECOME NYASALAND'S FIRST PRIME MINISTER ON FRIDAY.

    THE TALKS HINGED ON THE DEMANDS BY THE MALAWI CONGRESS PARTY FOR SECESSION FROM THE CENTRAL AFRICAN FEDERATION, WHICH INCLUDES NORTHERN RHODESIA AND SOUTHERN RHODESIA.

    MAIN ISSUE TO BE RESOLVED IS OVER THE DIVISION OF DEBTS INCURRED BY THE FEDERATION AND THE PAYMENTS FOR CERTAIN COMMON SERVICES.ALTHOUGH DR.BANDA IS SAID TO BE SATISFIED WITH THE TALKS, IT IS REPORTED THAT THE FINANCIAL DETAILS ASSOCIATED WITH NYASALAND'S SECESSION ARE COMPLICATED AND HAVE STILL TO BE SETTLED IN DETAIL.

    MR BUTLER HAS BEEN STAYING AT GOVERNMENT HOUSE AS THE GUEST OF THE GOVERNOR OF THE TERRITORY, SIR GLYN JONES.BEFORE THE TALKS ENDED, MR BUTLER, DR.BANDA AND SIR GLYN JONES WENT INTO THE GROUNDS OF GOVERNMENT HOUSE AND POSED FOR PHOTOGRAPHS.

    (DR.BANDA WILL BE SWORN IN AS PRIME MINISTER ON FRIDAY UNDER THE NEW CONSTITUTION WHICH GIVE NYASALAND INTERNAL SELF-GOVERNMENT).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2P4W24KJ2YT5OR2JK7PH0OSYV
    Media URN:
    VLVA2P4W24KJ2YT5OR2JK7PH0OSYV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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