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    A SEVEN-MAN PARLIAMENTARY DELEGATION FROM AUSTRALIA VISITED THE MAYOR OF NAIROBI, IN KENYA, YESTERDAY (TUESDAY).?

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    A SEVEN-MAN PARLIAMENTARY DELEGATION FROM AUSTRALIA VISITED THE MAYOR OF NAIROBI, IN KENYA, YESTERDAY (TUESDAY). BEFORE LEAVING THE DELEGATES MADE A SPECIAL PRESENTATION TO THE MAYOR, COUNCILLOR ISAAC LUGONZO.

    THE LEADER OF THE DELEGATION, FORMER NAVY MINISTER FRED CHANEY, WHO IS THE FEDERAL MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT FOR PERTH, WESTERN AUSTRALIA, PRESENTED MAYOR LUGONZO WITH A KANGAROO-HIDE CIGARETTE BOX, EMBOSSED WITH THE AUSTRALIAN CREST. THE DELEGATES IN TURN RECEIVED REPLICAS OF NAIROBI'S COAT OF ARMS, TO BE PASSED ON TO MAYORS OF AUSTRALIAN CAPITALS.

    THE DELEGATION IS ON A FACT-FINDING TOUR OF EASTERN AFRICA AND CEYLON. IT HAS ALREADY VISITED MAURITIUS, TANZANIA, MALAGASY, AND MALAWI. THEY ALSO MET KENYA'S MINISTER OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, MR TOM MBOYA, AND DISCUSSED THE POSSIBILITY OF A COMMONWEALTH-ASSISTED MULTILATERAL TECHNICAL AID PROGRAMME.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8ZERCS4U6LOJNZ2MHS7Q6T4MS
    Media URN:
    VLVA8ZERCS4U6LOJNZ2MHS7Q6T4MS
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/07/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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