• Short Summary

    A nine-man mission from the United States, representing the textile machinery trade There, has begun a 12-day tour of Nigeria.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Trade building
    0.06

    2.
    SV Wenike Briggs welcomes American mission
    0.16

    3.
    GV Nigerian and industrialists seated
    0.21

    4.
    SV Wenike Briggs speaking
    0.26

    5.
    CU Mr. Max Miles
    0.30

    6.
    CU Wenike Briggs
    0.34

    7.
    CU Mr. Wilcox
    0.42

    8.
    CV Meeting in progress
    0.48

    9.
    GV Factory sign
    0.51

    10.
    LV Party up steps and into factory
    1.00

    11.
    GV Men working in factory
    1.05

    12.
    CU Machine PAN TO Briggs showing party round factory
    1.10

    13.
    GV Men working at machines
    1.15

    14.
    GV Party inspecting machinery
    1.20



    Initials OS/1631 OS/1653



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A nine-man mission from the United States, representing the textile machinery trade There, has begun a 12-day tour of Nigeria. The group is made up of experts from several sections and companies of the trade, and is led by Mr. Max Miles. During the visit a series of meetings are scheduled with Nigerian Government officials to discuss the possibility of establishing textile industries in Nigeria.

    This coverage filmed by Shittu Fabiyi on Tuesday (11 November) shows the visiting mission being welcomed by the Federal Commissioner for Trades and being shown over an industrial estate soon after their arrival.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7WASV6PJVV19P6HI16RMTBU84
    Media URN:
    VLVA7WASV6PJVV19P6HI16RMTBU84
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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