• Short Summary

    A RECENT NORTHERN RHODESIA STATEMENT GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCED THAT ABOUT ONE THIRD OF THE EUROPEAN POLICE WOULD BE GIVEN THE OPPORTUNITY TO RESIGN TO MAKE WAY FOR AFRICANS.

  • Description

    1.
    Recruits being taught marching and arms drill on the parade ground



    Horse mounted Police, these are trained in crowd control



    African trainees being taught traffic-control here a 'traffic Offender' has entered a 'One way' street and the recruits are instructed in the correct police procedure



    Recruits marching - note women police in ranks marching with the men


    2.
    Advanced trainees being taught proper court procedure- a mock trial is being held and they are coached by European Senior Inspector



    Establishing shot of 'Lilayi Police Training School'



    African Trainee on point duty at a busy intersection in Lusaka.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A RECENT NORTHERN RHODESIA STATEMENT GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCED THAT ABOUT ONE THIRD OF THE EUROPEAN POLICE WOULD BE GIVEN THE OPPORTUNITY TO RESIGN TO MAKE WAY FOR AFRICANS. THIS IS PART OF THE GOVERNMENT'S POLICY OF AFRICAN ADVANCEMENT.

    TO MAKE UP THE EXPECTED SHORTAGE OF ABOUT 200 OFFICERS, INTENSIVE TRAINING OF AFRICANS IS TAXING PLACE AT THE LILAYI TRAINING CENTRE A FEW MILES OUTSIDE LUSAKA. IT IS FROM HERE THAT IT IS HOPED TO BE ABLE TO SUPPLY SUFFICIENT RECRUITS TO TAKE OVER THE ZAMBIA POLICE FORCE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC264SIDLTUBJ94F44DPEPSC1S
    Media URN:
    VLVAC264SIDLTUBJ94F44DPEPSC1S
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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