• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT NYERERE OF TANGANYIKA YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) REFEREED A FOOTBALL MATCH BETWEEN THE TANGANYIKA GOVERNMENT AND DIPLOMATS IN DAR ES SALAAM.

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    PRESIDENT NYERERE OF TANGANYIKA YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) REFEREED A FOOTBALL MATCH BETWEEN THE TANGANYIKA GOVERNMENT AND DIPLOMATS IN DAR ES SALAAM. THE RESULT -- SOMEWHAT NON-COMMITTAL -- A DRAW WITHOUT A GOAL SCORED.

    THE PRESIDENT IS A LONG-TIME BELIEVER IN GETTING HIS MINISTERS AWAY FROM THEIR DESKS IN FAVOUR OF A DAY ON THE SPORTS FIELD. HE REFEREED THE FIRST HALF.

    MR. KARUME, THE NEW VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE TANGANYIKA - ZANZIBAR UNION, REFEREED THE SECOND HALF. THE DIPLOMATS' GOAL - KEEPER WAS THE BRITISH HIGH COMMISSIONER, MR. STEPHEN MILES. AND FOR THE GOVERNMENT: MR. BABU, A MINISTER FOR DEVELOPMENT.

    THE TEAM CAPTAINS WERE THE SUDANESE AMBASSADOR MR. AMIN AND MINISTERS SHABA. THOUGH THE MATCH ENDED IN A DRAW, THE DIPLOMATS WERE AWARDED THE CUP, BEING LAST YEAR'S WINNERS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7K7B9PNWXENAKP2O8C1PGNSWK
    Media URN:
    VLVA7K7B9PNWXENAKP2O8C1PGNSWK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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