• Short Summary

    Members of a six-man Canadian Parliamentary delegation met Ugandan Vice-President John Babiiha on Tuesday (14 July) after arriving in Kampala at the start of a three-day goodwill visit.

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    Members of a six-man Canadian Parliamentary delegation met Ugandan Vice-President John Babiiha on Tuesday (14 July) after arriving in Kampala at the start of a three-day goodwill visit. The Canadian delegation is led by the Deputy Speaker of the Canadian House of Commons, Mr. J. Hugh Faulkner.

    During the visit at the Vice-Presidents office, Mr. Babiiha was accompanied by Mr. Mukiibi of the Ugandan Foreign Ministry and a Member of the Ugandan Parliament, Mr. Mugeni.

    Following the meeting with the Vice-President, the delegation went to the Parliamentary Buildings where they met the Speaker of the National Assembly and the Deputy Speaker, Mr. Nume.

    The aim of the mission reportedly is to strengthen the good relations already existing between the two countries.

    SYNOPSIS: A six-man Canadian Parliamentary delegation went to the Vice-President's office in Kampala at the start of a three-day goodwill mission to Uganda.

    The leader of the delegation was Mr. J. Hugh Faulkner, Deputy Speaker of the Canadian House of Commons.

    They met Vice-Present John Babiiha.

    Senator Rheal Balisle is a member of the delegation.

    As is Mr. James McGrath.

    John Skoberg is also a delegate.

    Another delegate is Jacques Trudel.

    Also there was Mr. Smythe of the Canadian High Commission in Uganda.

    Mr. Peter Debel is acting as secretary to the Canadian delegation
    Mr. Mukiibi of the Ugandan Foreign Ministry and Mr. Mugeni, a Member of the Ugandan Parliament attended the conference.

    Mr. Faulkner signed Mr. Babiiha's visitor's book before the delegation went to the parliament Building.

    There, they met Mr. Nume, Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly.

    The aim of the mission reportedly is to strengthen the good relations already existing between the two countries.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6OUSLNW9Y6T3PFUEKNUUQVFR3
    Media URN:
    VLVA6OUSLNW9Y6T3PFUEKNUUQVFR3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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