• Short Summary

    RECENT OFFICIAL VISITORS TO MOUNT STANLEY, OFFICIAL RESIDENCE OF PRESIDENT MOBUTU OF CONGO-KIRSHASA, HAVE COME FROM THE SUDAN, LIBERIA AND UGANDA.

  • Description

    RECENT OFFICIAL VISITORS TO MOUNT STANLEY, OFFICIAL RESIDENCE OF PRESIDENT MOBUTU OF CONGO-KIRSHASA, HAVE COME FROM THE SUDAN, LIBERIA AND UGANDA.

    THE SUDAN REPRESENTATIVE WAS THE OUTGOING AMBASSADOR TO CONGO-KINSHASA. RECALLED TO HIS COUNTRY AFTER FIVE YEARS IN THE CONGO, THE AMBASSADOR EXPRESSED HIS REGRET AT LEAVING WHAT HE CALLED HIS "SECOND HOMELAND".

    THE LIBERIAN AMBASSADOR, MR FREEMAN, HANDED PRESIDENT MOBUTU A MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT TUBMAN. THE REPUBLIC OF LIBERIA, FIRST AFRICAN NATION TO ACHIEVE INDEPENDENCE, CONTINUES TO PURSUE CLOSE DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WITH CONGO-KINSHASA.

    FINALLY A VISIT FROM UGANDA'S CHARGE D'AFFAIRES, MR PEER MOLI, WHO BROUGHT THE PRESIDENT A COLLECTION OF DOCUMENTS SENT BY PRESIDENT OBOTE. THEY WERE THE TEXTS OF SPEECHES DELIVERED BY POPE PAUL VI DURING HIS RECENT VISIT TO UGANDA.

    THIS WAS A SIGNIFICANT HISTORICAL OCCASION BOTH FOR AFRICA AND THE CATHOLIC CHURCH, THE FIRST TIME THE SUPREME PONTIFF HAS VISITED THE AFRICAN CONTINENT.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5GJIWYPDO8EVG55MKY088J2S3
    Media URN:
    VLVA5GJIWYPDO8EVG55MKY088J2S3
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment