• Short Summary

    HUNDREDS OF YOUNG BOYS GATHERED IN THE WESLEY CHURCH IN ACCRA, GHANA WHEN THE FOURTH ANNUAL METHODIST YOUTH FESTIVAL COMPETITIONS REACHED THEIR CLIMAX WITH A SINGING CONTEST.

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    HUNDREDS OF YOUNG BOYS GATHERED IN THE WESLEY CHURCH IN ACCRA, GHANA WHEN THE FOURTH ANNUAL METHODIST YOUTH FESTIVAL COMPETITIONS REACHED THEIR CLIMAX WITH A SINGING CONTEST.

    TAKING PART IN THE COMPETITION WERE METHODIST FELLOWSHIPS FROM FIVE DISTRICTS OF ACCRA -- THE FELLOWSHIPS IN GA, ADABRAKA, MAMPROBI, MOUNT ZION AND KANESHIE.

    CHAIRMAN FOR THE OCCASION WAS NII ADJA KWAO THE SECOND, AND THE ADJUDICATORS WERE DR. EPHRAIM AMU AND MR. ATTA ANNAN MENSAH, BOTH FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC, UNIVERSITY OF GHANA, LEGON.

    GA YOUTH FELLOWSHIP WAS THE FIRST TO FACE THE JUDGES, FOLLOWED BY THE CHOIRS OF ADABRAKA, MAMPROBI, MOUNT ZION AND KANESHIE. EACH CHOIR SANG TWO HYMNS.

    THE MAMPROBI YOUTH FELLOWSHIP WON THE SINGING COMPETITION WITH A TOTAL OF 83 POINTS. RUNNERS-UP WERE MOUNT ZION WITH 80 AND GA WITH 77.

    MAMPROBI ALSO WON THE OVERALL COMPETITION, WHICH INCLUDED A BIBLE QUIZ AND GAMES. THE PRIZES WERE PRESENTED TO THE TEAMS BY THE CHAIRMAN, NII ADJA KWAO THE SECOND.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9I1ILOUAFJ1CYHIBAG1RX05BG
    Media URN:
    VLVA9I1ILOUAFJ1CYHIBAG1RX05BG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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