• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT ISMAIL EL AZAHARI YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) RECEIVED AN ENTHUSIASTIC WELCOME WHEN HE ARRIVED IN NIGER FOR AN OFFICIAL NINE-DAY VISIT.

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    PRESIDENT ISMAIL EL AZAHARI YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) RECEIVED AN ENTHUSIASTIC WELCOME WHEN HE ARRIVED IN NIGER FOR AN OFFICIAL NINE-DAY VISIT. NIGER'S PRESIDENT HAMANI DIORI GREETED THE SUDANESE HEAD OF STATE AFTER HE FLEW INTO NAIMEY AIRPORT WITH A 37-MAN PARTY.

    PRESIDENT EL AZAHARI'S VISIT BEGAN AT A COLOURFUL PRESIDENTIAL RECEPTION WHERE, AS OFFICIAL GUEST, HE WAS ENTERTAINED BY FOLK DANCERS.

    HE LATER VISITED THE NIGER NATIONAL MUSEUM, A REFRIGERATION PLANT, AND A SOLAR ENERGY INSTALLATION. HE LATER HELD HIS FIRST OFFICIAL TALKS WITH PRESIDENT DIORI.

    WITH PRESIDENT EL AZAHARI WERE MR. ALI ABDEL RAHAMAN, THE DEPUTY SUDANESE PRIME MINISTER OF IRRIGATION, HEALTH, ANIMAL RESOURCES, AND INDUSTRY AND MINES.

    DRUMS HAD STEADILY BEAT OUT A WELCOME EVEN BEFORE THE SUDANESE LEADER ARRIVED AND FLAGS OF BOTH COUNTRIES FLUTTERED OVER THE CAPITAL.

    PRESIDENT DIORI TOLD HIS VISITOR: "IT IS WITH JOY THAT I WELCOME YOU TODAY IN OUR CAPITAL. IT IS A GREAT HONOUR FOR OUR COUNTRY."

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    Film ID:
    VLVA37IKFNF0KI93MWXCF25QM9NAU
    Media URN:
    VLVA37IKFNF0KI93MWXCF25QM9NAU
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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