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    DR.HASTINGS BANDA, NYASALAND PRIME MINISTER, TODAY (SUNDAY) ARRIVED IN LONDON FOR TALKS WITH MR.BUTLER, MINISTER?

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    DR.HASTINGS BANDA, NYASALAND PRIME MINISTER, TODAY (SUNDAY) ARRIVED IN LONDON FOR TALKS WITH MR.BUTLER, MINISTER IN CHARGE OF THE CENTRAL AFRICAN OFFICE.HE IS EXPECTED TO PRESS FOR EARLY INDEPENDENCE FOR NYASALAND AFTER THE DISSOLUTION OF THE CENTRAL AFRICAN FEDERATION WHICH LINKS HIS COUNTRY WITH NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN RHODESIA.OBSERVERS BELIEVE HE IS SETTING MARCH 3 AS THE TARGET DATE.

    THE PRIME MINISTER FLEW IN FROM THE FEDERAL GERMAN REPUBLIC AFTER REPORTEDLY SEEKING DEVELOPMENT AID.HE IS MAKING A TWO-MONTH OVERSEAS TOUR VISITING ALSO THE UNITED STATES, KENYA, GHANA AND LIBERIA.

    SINCE COMING TO POWER LAST FEBRUARY - WHEN NYASALAND ATTAINED SELF-GOVERNMENT - DR.BANDA HAS WARNED THAT IF ANY ATTEMPT IS MADE TO WITHOLD INDEPENDENCE, HE WILL DECLARE NYASALAND INDEPENDENT AND "DAMN THE CONSEQUENCES - FINANCIAL, ECONOMIC, MILITARY OR INTERNATIONAL."
    PREPARING FOR THE CENTRAL AFRICAN BREAK-UP, MR.BUTLER HIMSELF VISITED THE THREE TERRITORIES IN JANUARY THIS YEAR - A PRELUDE TO THIS WEEK'S TALKS WITH DR.BANDA.ALSO IN LONDON THIS WEEK IS MR.JOMO KENYATTA, SEEKING AN INDEPENDENCE DATE FOR HIS COUNTRY, KENYA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9O69AWCOY3R35WS480JGZ8VIY
    Media URN:
    VLVA9O69AWCOY3R35WS480JGZ8VIY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1963
    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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