• Short Summary

    THE CHIEF JUSTICE OF GHANA, MR. JUSTICE AKUFFO-ADDO, CALLED AT THE WEEKEND ON GHANAIAN YOUTHS?

  • Description

    THE CHIEF JUSTICE OF GHANA, MR. JUSTICE AKUFFO-ADDO, CALLED AT THE WEEKEND ON GHANAIAN YOUTHS TO MAKE IT THEIR MORAL DUTY TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND GROWTH OF THEIR COUNTRY. HE WAS SPEAKING AT THE PRIZE-GIVING DAY OF THE ABURI PRESBYTERIAN BOYS' MIDDLE BOARDING SCHOOL.

    THE CHIEF JUSTICE SAID GHANA HAD PASSED THROUGH AN ERA WHEN NATIONAL LEADERS WERE FILLED WITH BRIBERY AND CORRUPTION AND SHAMEFUL IMMORALITY.

    MR. JUSTICE AKUFFO-ADDO TOLD STUDENTS TO LOOK FURTHER BACK FOR INSPIRATION FROM THE LIVES OF GREAT MEN AND TO FOLLOW THE LEAD OF GREAT MEN OF THE PRESENT.

    HE ADVISED THE STUDENTS TO A RECOGNISED AT ALL TIMES THE EXISTENCE OF AUTHORITY AND TO ESCHEW HOOLIGANISM.

    THE SCHOOL'S HEADMASTER, MR. J. J. ADDAI, SAID IT WAS FOUNDED IN 1933 BY A PRESBYTERIAN MINISTER -- ALSO A TRAINED TEACHER -- WITH 25 STUDENTS.

    PRIZES WERE PRESENTED BY MAJOR C. K. DEBRAH OF THE GHANAIAN ARMY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3UPD2ZVNBDVPAHMKRK6OLR12L
    Media URN:
    VLVA3UPD2ZVNBDVPAHMKRK6OLR12L
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/08/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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