• Short Summary

    A CEREMONY WAS HELD IN GHANA'S EASTERN REGION LAST SATURDAY (25 NOVEMBER) TO MARK THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE OBO-KWAHU PRESBYTERIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL.

  • Description

    1.
    CU ESTABLISHING SHOT
    0.03

    2.
    MS/MCU CHIEF JUSTICE SPEAKING (2 SHOTS)
    0.10

    3.
    MSV AUDIENCE
    0.13

    4.
    CU CHIEF JUSTICE SPEAKING
    0.14

    5.
    MSV CUTAWAY
    0.16

    6.
    CU CHIEF JUSTICE SPEAKING
    0.20

    7.
    MSV CUTAWAY
    0.22

    8.
    SV SCHOOL CHILDREN
    0.25

    9.
    SLV HEADMASTER, MR. DANQUAH
    0.27

    10.
    SCU CUTAWAY
    0.30

    11.
    SCU MR. DANQUAH
    0.35

    12.
    SV CUTAWAY
    0.37

    13.
    SV MR. KORIE SPEAKING
    0.41

    14.
    MS TILT DOWN COMMITTEE MEMBERS
    0.50

    15.
    MV CUTAWAY
    0.53

    16.
    GV PART OF SCHOOL BUILDINGS
    1.00

    17.
    LV DITTO
    1.04

    18.
    GV/SV/PAN SPECTATORS (4 SHOTS)
    1.25

    19.
    SV LT. COL. YEBOAH SPEAKING
    1.30

    20.
    SV CUTAWAY
    1.33

    21.
    SCU YEBOAH
    1.37

    22.
    GV SPECTATORS
    1.40

    23.
    SCU YEBOAH
    1.42

    24.
    SV SPECTATORS
    1.45

    25.
    SV CHIEF JUSTICE GREETS GATHERING
    1.53

    26.
    SV CUTAWAY (2 SHOTS)
    2.02

    27.
    SV BANDSMEN
    2.06

    28.
    SCU YEBOAH DANCING
    2.11

    29.
    GV CROWD DANCING
    2.18



    Initials GHB/VS/JF/MJB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A CEREMONY WAS HELD IN GHANA'S EASTERN REGION LAST SATURDAY (25 NOVEMBER) TO MARK THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE OBO-KWAHU PRESBYTERIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL. THE CHIEF SPEAKER WAS GHANA'S CHIEF JUSTICE, MR. JUSTICE AKUFFO-ADDO.

    CO-CHAIRMAN FOR THE FUNCTION WERE OMANHENE OF KWAHU TRADITIONAL AREA, NANA AKUAMOAH AKYEAMPONG, AND LIEUTENANT-COLONEL E.A. YEBOAH, CHAIRMAN OF THE VOLTA REGIONAL COMMITTEE OF ADMINISTRATION.

    AMONG OTHER SPEAKERS AT THE CEREMONY WERE THE HEADMASTER OF THE SCHOOL, MR. L.A. DANQUAH AND MR. E.A. KORIE, A FORMER PUPIL.

    MR. KORIE LAUNCHED AN APPEAL FOR THE SCHOOL'S LIBRARY BLOCK.

    LIEUTENANT-COLONEL YEBOAH SAID THE GOVERNMENT WAS DOING ITS BEST TO IMPROVE GHANA'S EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM TO ENSURE MANY OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE YOUTH OF THE COUNTRY.

    THE CELEBRATIONS WERE FOLLOWED BY A GRAND DANCE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5W8U0WSM7DVMLOO6US0MF04ST
    Media URN:
    VLVA5W8U0WSM7DVMLOO6US0MF04ST
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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