• Short Summary

    President Ahmadou Ahidjo of the Cameroun arrived in Libreville on Sunday (4 August) at the start of a six day official visit to the Gabonese Republic.

  • Description

    GV PAN Crowd at airport

    SV Ahidjo and wife off 'plane and met by President Bongo and wife

    SV Two Presidents walk to saluting base and stand at attention (3 shots)

    SV Officers salute as two Presidents review guard of honour (2 shots)

    SV Presidents' wives

    SV & LV Crowd cheering as two leaders walk away



    Initials BB/1700 RJ/MR/BB/1715



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: President Ahmadou Ahidjo of the Cameroun arrived in Libreville on Sunday (4 August) at the start of a six day official visit to the Gabonese Republic. He was met by an enthusiastic crowd at the airport. The President of the Gabonese Republic, Albert-Bernard Bongo and his wife headed the official party greeting the visiting leader.

    During his six day visit President Ahijo was due to have far ranging talks with the Government. Among other events arranged for him were visits to the Republic's petroleum and wood industries at Port Gentil and a presentation ceremony when he will be given the keys to Libreville.

    There is a strong Cameroun community in the Republic and President Ahidjo will hold talks with their leaders during his visit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC2G9DF28L035QN8D6Z3XUK0QD
    Media URN:
    VLVAC2G9DF28L035QN8D6Z3XUK0QD
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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