• Short Summary

    President Julius Nyerere of Tanzania, continuing his American tour, has been presented with an honorary degree by Harvard University.

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    President Julius Nyerere of Tanzania, continuing his American tour, has been presented with an honorary degree by Harvard University. He received the ward before flying to San Francisco, where he addressed a largely black audience of community leaders on Saturday (6 August). He was praised at the Harvard ceremony for being a 'champion of freedom.'.

    SYNOPSIS: Dr Nyerere received his firs degree at Edinburgh University, in Scotland, where he studied economics and history. He graduated as a Maser of Arts before returning to his country then known as Tanganyika, in 1952 and entering into politics. He'd already taken a Diploma in Education at Makerere College in Uganda.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6I2376UW4YE03R4W7JIF0TD4
    Media URN:
    VLVA6I2376UW4YE03R4W7JIF0TD4
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/08/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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