• Short Summary

    NATIONAL YOUTH DAY WAS CELEBRATED IN NAIROBI, KENYA YESTERDAY (SUNDAY), WITH PRESIDENT JOMO KENYATTA STRESSING THAT IT WAS IN THE HANDS OF THE YOUTH OF TODAY THAT THE FUTURE OF THE COUNTRY LAY.

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    NATIONAL YOUTH DAY WAS CELEBRATED IN NAIROBI, KENYA YESTERDAY (SUNDAY), WITH PRESIDENT JOMO KENYATTA STRESSING THAT IT WAS IN THE HANDS OF THE YOUTH OF TODAY THAT THE FUTURE OF THE COUNTRY LAY. HE MADE THE STATEMENT AT ONE OF SEVERAL FUNCTIONS HE ATTENDED DURING THE CELEBRATIONS.

    THE CELEBRATIONS UNDERLINED THE ENERGY AND CAPACITY FOR ENJOYMENT OF THE YOUNG PEOPLE. AT ONE FUNCTION A CLOWN JOINED WITH THE YOUNG PEOPLE IN A TRAMPOLINE AND GYMNASTIC DISPLAY, AND THE COURSE, THERE WAS A LOT OF DANCING.

    THE PARADES SHOWED THE SERIOUS SIDE OF THE CHANNELLED FACING YOUNG PEOPLE AND THE WAY THEY FACED UP TO THEM. ON ONE FACT YOUNG DOCTORS AND NURSES DEMONSTRATED HOSPITAL PROCEDURE AND OTHER MEDICAL STAFF JOINED IN THE PARADE THROUGH THE STREETS. THE SERIOUS BUSINESS OF REPRESENTING ONE'S COUNTRY WAS SHOWN IN THE APPEARANCE IN THE PARADE OF THE KENYAN TEAM TO THE LAST OLYMPIC GAMES IN JAMAICA.

    YOUNGER CHILDREN JOINED IN THE FESTIVITIES, INCLUDING A GROUP FROM THE OUTWARD BOUND MOUNTAIN SCHOOL AND ANOTHER GROUP OF BOY SCOUTS WHO TOOK PART IN THIS TYPICALLY YOUTHFUL PASS-TIME DESPITE THE FACT THAT THEY ARE CRIPPLED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA83UL35WFHI72DMKYCRHVY02ZQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA83UL35WFHI72DMKYCRHVY02ZQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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