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    YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) AFTERNOON MR. KENYATTA, PRIME MINISTER OF KENYA, RECEIVED AN HONOURARY DEGREE AT THE?

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    YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) AFTERNOON MR. KENYATTA, PRIME MINISTER OF KENYA, RECEIVED AN HONOURARY DEGREE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF EAST AFRICA.

    THE 73-YEAR-OLD PRIME MINISTER RECEIVED HIS CAP AND GOWN BEFORE A LARGE CROWD OF INVITED GUESTS. IT WAS FITTING THAT HE SHOULD RECEIVE IT AT NIAROBI'S ROYAL COLLEGE BECAUSE THE COLLEGE IS ONE OF SEVERAL THAT MAKE UP THE UNIVERSITY OF EAST AFRICA -- ONE OF THE FIRST POSITIVE MOVES IN THE STEPS TOWARDS AN EAST AFRICAN FEDERATION. AN EAST AFRICAN FEDERATION OF KENYA, UGANDA, TANGANYIKA, AND ZANZIBAR, IS ONE OF THE IMMEDIATE AIMS OF INDEPENDENT KENYA.

    SPEAKING AT THE UNIVERSITY, MR. KENYATTA SAID IT HAD BEEN DECIDED THAT THREE QUARTERS OF THE STAFF OF THE ROYAL COLLEGE WOULD BE BLACK AFRICANS NOW THAT THE COUNTRY WAS INDEPENDENT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3E74K0JWBG7K9ST7ZW9MNPZVL
    Media URN:
    VLVA3E74K0JWBG7K9ST7ZW9MNPZVL
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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