• Short Summary

    FOREIGN MINISTERS OR THEIR REPRESENTATIVES FROM AT LEAST 31 AFRICAN COUNTRIES ARE MEETING IN ACCRA, GHANA, TO PREPARE FOR THE THIRD SUMMIT CONFERENCE OF THE ORGANISATION OF AFRICA UNITY, OPENING NEXT THURSDAY.

  • Description

    FOREIGN MINISTERS OR THEIR REPRESENTATIVES FROM AT LEAST 31 AFRICAN COUNTRIES ARE MEETING IN ACCRA, GHANA, TO PREPARE FOR THE THIRD SUMMIT CONFERENCE OF THE ORGANISATION OF AFRICA UNITY, OPENING NEXT THURSDAY. THE FOREIGN MINISTER'S MEETING, WHICH BEGAN YESTERDAY (THURSDAY), HAD BEEN DELAYED TO ALLOW MINISTERS ATTENDING THE UNITED NATIONS TIME TO RETURN FROM NEW YORK.

    AT THE MEETING, THE FOREIGN MINISTERS AND THEIR DELEGATIONS WILL DRAW UP AN AGENDA FOR AFRICAN HEADS OF STATE TO DISCUSS AT THEIR SUMMIT CONFERENCE - THE THIRD SINCE THE O.A.U. WAS FORMED IN MAY, 1963. THE FOREIGN MINISTERS WERE EARLIER EXPECTED TO BEGIN THEIR MEETING OF TUESDAY. THE OPENING SESSION INCLUDED THE ELECTION OF MR. KOJO BOTSIO OF GHANA AS CHAIRMAN.

    AMONG THE MATTERS THEY WILL CONSIDER, THE FOREIGN MINISTERS ARE EXPECTED TO DISCUSS A REPORT BY THE LIBERATION COMMITTEE OF NINE MEMBERS. THIS IS THE O.A.U. BODY RESPONSIBLE FOR AIDING NATIONALIST IN THE DEPENDENT TERRITORIES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABO6AQD7ZCEDA1ZQPU67JKBDSZ
    Media URN:
    VLVABO6AQD7ZCEDA1ZQPU67JKBDSZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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