• Short Summary

    Mr. Samuel Okiki Sarr, Gambia's first accredited Ambassador to Liberia since Gambia became a Republic,?

  • Description

    Mr. Samuel Okiki Sarr, Gambia's first accredited Ambassador to Liberia since Gambia became a Republic, presented his credentials to President Tubman in a special ceremony at the Executive Mansion in Monrovia on Monday (24 May).

    SYNOPSIS: The Executive Mansion in Monrovia, the Liberian capital, where the new Ambassador from Gambia.... Mr. Samuel Okiki Sarr....arrived on Monday to present his credentials to the President.

    A guard of honour was waiting to greet Mr. Okiki Sarr, who is Gambia's first accredited envoy to Liberia since his country became a Republic last year.

    Mr. Okiki Sarr, accompanied by Chief of Protocol James Morgan and Colonel Robert Gibson, inspected the guard of honour and troops on parade.

    Inside the Executive Mansion the new Gambian Ambassador read out his speech of credence which paid tribute to Liberia's reputation as a peacemaker in what was described as "the great trials of modern African politics," and to President Tubman's leadership.

    Mr. Okiki Sarr then presented his credentials to President Tubman, who wished him a successful mission

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    Film ID:
    VLVA617H48RCBWFQQGKVL3H45WKFP
    Media URN:
    VLVA617H48RCBWFQQGKVL3H45WKFP
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/05/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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