• Short Summary

    THIS YEAR'S CROP OF GRADUATES AT FOURAH BAY COLLEGE WERE THE LAST WHO WILL RECEIVE DEGREES FROM ENGLAND'S DURHAM UNIVERSITY.

  • Description

    THIS YEAR'S CROP OF GRADUATES AT FOURAH BAY COLLEGE WERE THE LAST WHO WILL RECEIVE DEGREES FROM ENGLAND'S DURHAM UNIVERSITY. AFTER A 90-YEAR AFFILIATION THE LINKS BETWEEN THE TWO EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTES ARE BEING SEVERED. FROM NEXT YEAR STUDENTS WILL GET THEIR DEGREES FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF SIERRA LEONE.

    THE ACTING GOVERNOR GENERAL, MR. JUSTICE BANJA TEJAN-SIE CONFERRED THE DEGREES ON THE NEW GRADUATES. THERE FOR THE CEREMONY WAS SIR SAMUEL BANKOLE, THE CHANCELLOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF SIERRA LEONE.

    ALSO PRESENT WAS DR. SIAKA STEVENS, THE PRIME MINISTER OF SIERRA LEONE AND MRS. LATI C. HYDE-FOSTER, THE VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE COLLEGE COUNCIL.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3A4TP1WUMCKVRL1I5EPSLI79C
    Media URN:
    VLVA3A4TP1WUMCKVRL1I5EPSLI79C
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/12/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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