• Short Summary

    THE ELEVENTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDING OF THE TANGANYIKA AFRICAN NATIONAL UNION (TANU) -- THE RULING PARTY IN TANZANIA -- WAS CELEBRATED IN DAR ES SALAAM ON WEDNESDAY WITH A PROCESSION AND MASS RALLY.

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    THE ELEVENTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDING OF THE TANGANYIKA AFRICAN NATIONAL UNION (TANU) -- THE RULING PARTY IN TANZANIA -- WAS CELEBRATED IN DAR ES SALAAM ON WEDNESDAY WITH A PROCESSION AND MASS RALLY.

    THE FREEDOM TORCH AND HAD BEGUN ITS JOURNEY IN ZANZIBAR. FROM DAR ES SALAAM AIRPORT IT WAS CARRIED INTO THE CITY BY A SUCCESSION OF RUNNERS. THEN IT WAS TAKEN AT THE HEAD OF A PROCESSION OF MORE THAN 30,000 PEOPLE TO JANGWANI FIELDS WHERE THE RALLY WAS HELD.

    THE TORCH WAS PRESENTED TO PRESIDENT NYERERE WHO ALSO MET A GROUP OF YOUNG GIRLS WHO WERE BORN ON TANU DAY. LATER HE ADDRESSED THE HUGE CROWD WHICH FILLED THE RALLY AREA. AROUND THE PERIMETER OF THE FIELD FLEW THE FLAGS OF THE 35 MEMBER-NATIONS OF THE ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY.

    THE CELEBRATIONS CAME SHORTLY AFTER IT WAS ANNOUNCED THAT TANZANIA HAS FORMALLY BECOME A ONE-PARTY STATE. THE CONSTITUTION OF TANU HAS BEEN REVISED TO BRING IT IN LINE WITH ITS NEW ROLE....

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    Film ID:
    VLVA412T6WYMGNKN6ME3RBA8TZW08
    Media URN:
    VLVA412T6WYMGNKN6ME3RBA8TZW08
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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