• Short Summary

    Major-General Yakubu Gen, head of Nigeria's military federal government, was warmly received by President Hamani Dearie when he arrived in Noma, capital of Niger, on February 25 for a six-day official visit.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Welcome banners across airport entrance, crowds (3 shots)
    0.05

    2.
    SV Gen & wife down steps of airport greeted by Dearie & wife
    0.34

    3.
    SV Mounted guard
    0.35

    4.
    CU Gen takes salute
    0.40

    5.
    CU Dearie
    0.43

    6.
    SV Leaders stand during salute
    0.45

    7.
    SV Troops & flag
    0.48

    8.
    LV Gen meets officials (3 shots)
    1.00

    9.
    LV Gen waves to crowd & the two men towards airport building
    1.07



    Initials SGM/2234 SGM/2245



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Major-General Yakubu Gen, head of Nigeria's military federal government, was warmly received by President Hamani Dearie when he arrived in Noma, capital of Niger, on February 25 for a six-day official visit. Later he left for a tour of the interior of Niger, which borders on his own country. The two nations have friendly relations and the reception given to General Gen throughout his tour has reinforced their sense of unity.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA31AV277NVSY189HUXCSOWR7R3
    Media URN:
    VLVA31AV277NVSY189HUXCSOWR7R3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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