• Short Summary

    In a ceremony in Nairobi on Tuesday(29 February) Kenyan President Jomo Kenyatta unveiled a "Cairn of Peace" set with stone from some 36 African countries.

  • Description

    1.
    LV President Kenyatta forward & raises national flag
    0.06

    2.
    CU Plaque on Cairn
    0.10

    3.
    LV Kenyatta walks to stone & looks at plaques to various countries
    0.27

    4.
    SV & CU Visitors looking at plaque (3 shots)
    0.48

    5.
    LV President leaves Cairn
    0.58

    6.
    LV Crowd around Cairn
    1.04



    Initials SGM/0150 SGM/0200


    This film has natural sound throughout.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: In a ceremony in Nairobi on Tuesday(29 February) Kenyan President Jomo Kenyatta unveiled a "Cairn of Peace" set with stone from some 36 African countries. The Cairn, in the Jamhuri Park Showgrounds, is to commemorate the first All-African Trade Fair which opened its doors February 23.

    The stones are set in a nine-ton rock brought from hills near Nairobi.

    The 12-day fair is organised by the 41-nation Organisation of African Unity to foster trade and contacts between African countries and to show the world the continent's potential for development.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4J47IMF7ANXRSQKDWEA0UZBCA
    Media URN:
    VLVA4J47IMF7ANXRSQKDWEA0UZBCA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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