• Short Summary

    MR. RASHIDA KAWAWA, TANZANIA'S SECOND VICE PRESIDENT, OPENED THE SECOND CONFERENCE OF EAST AND CENTRAL?

  • Description

    MR. RASHIDA KAWAWA, TANZANIA'S SECOND VICE PRESIDENT, OPENED THE SECOND CONFERENCE OF EAST AND CENTRAL AFRICAN YOUTH IN DAR ES SALAAM ON MONDAY (DECEMBER 8).

    IN HIS OPENING ADDRESS HE CALLED ON AFRICAN YOUTH TO SUPPORT THE STRUGGLE FOR NATIONAL LIBERATION NOW BEING WAGED BY LIBERATION MOVEMENTS IN SOUTH AFRICA.

    THE THEME OF THE CONFERENCE, WHICH CONTINUES UNTIL DECEMBER 14, IS AFRICAN REVOLUTION.

    DELEGATIONS REPRESENTING YOUTH BODIES FROM KENYA, UGANDA, AND TANZANIA, AND LIBERATION MOVEMENTS INCLUDING THE MOZAMBIQUE LIBERATION FRONT, THE PANAFRICANIST CONFERENCE. THE POPULAR MOVEMENT FOR THE LIBERATION OF ANGOLA, AND THE ZIMBABWE AFRICAN NATIONAL UNION, WERE PRESENT.

    MR. KAWAWA TOLD THEM THAT AFRICAN YOUTH SHOULD COOPERATIVE WITH BODIES SUCH AS THE ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY (OAU) TO MAKE THEM MORE EFFECTIVE, WARNING THAT THE EFFECTS OF SUCH BODIES WOULD BE SHORT LIVED IF AFRICAN YOUTH AND STUDENTS WERE APATHETIC.

    THE YOUTH GROUPS SIEGED A MARCH PAST DURING THE OPENING CEREMONIES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3TOXWYTBKXLHZ4IZYH8EJ05O9
    Media URN:
    VLVA3TOXWYTBKXLHZ4IZYH8EJ05O9
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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