• Short Summary

    THE GOVERNMENT INQUIRY IN NIGERIA INTO THE WORKINGS OF THREE STATE UNDERTAKINGS - AIR, RAIL, AND PORTS - IS CONTINUING IN LAGOS.

  • Description

    1.
    GV SENATE BUILDING
    0.05

    2.
    SV SHOTS OF COMMISSIONERS SEATED (2 SHOTS)
    0.15

    3.
    GV PAN. GENERAL MANAGER OF AIRWAYS AND COUNCILS SITTING BEHIND
    0.24

    4.
    LV MR. JUSTICE BECKLEY AND OTHERS TAKING SEATS
    0.30

    5.
    LV OTHER MEMBERS SEATED
    0.34

    6.
    CU JUSTICE BECKLEY SPEAKING
    0.39

    7.
    SV MEMBERS OF NIGERIAN PORTS AUTHORITY
    0.42

    8.
    CU LAWYER SPEAKING
    0.47

    9.
    SV COUNCIL SEATED
    0.51

    10.
    SV PAN. N.P.A. OFFICIALS
    0.56

    11.
    CU GENERAL MANAGER McEWEN
    0.58

    12.
    CU BOLANLE, ASSISTANT GENERAL MANAGER
    1.01

    13.
    SV RAILWAY LABOUR LEADER ADDRESSING TRIBUNAL
    1.06

    14.
    LV JUSTICE BECKLEY AND OTHERS SEATED
    1.10



    Initials JRG/VS/JH/PC



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE GOVERNMENT INQUIRY IN NIGERIA INTO THE WORKINGS OF THREE STATE UNDERTAKINGS - AIR, RAIL, AND PORTS - IS CONTINUING IN LAGOS. THE PROBE WAS FIRST ORDERED BY THE FORMER MILITARY LEADER OF NIGERIA, GENERAL IRONSI, FOLLOWING ALLEGATIONS OF CORRUPTION IN STATE UNDERTAKINGS DURING THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE OUSTED CIVILIAN GOVERNMENT.

    PUBLIC INQUIRIES ALREADY CONDUCTED CONCERNED THE ACTIVITIES OF LAGOS CITY COUNCIL AND THE ELECTRICITY CORPORATION. AT THE BEGINNING OF THIS MONTH, THE GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCED THAT THE PERSONAL ASSETS OF THE FORMER CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF LAGOS COUNCIL, THE CITY TREASURER AND THE CHAIRMAN OF THE TRANSPORT SERVICE WERE TO BE FURTHER INVESTIGATED.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8H5TOVXJ59KJRNU7ZE6D18LFB
    Media URN:
    VLVA8H5TOVXJ59KJRNU7ZE6D18LFB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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