• Short Summary

    THE KABAKA OF BUGANDA, SIR FREDERICK MUTESA, ARRIVED AT LONDON AIRPORT FROM BURUNDI TONIGHT (THURSDAY).?

  • Description

    THE KABAKA OF BUGANDA, SIR FREDERICK MUTESA, ARRIVED AT LONDON AIRPORT FROM BURUNDI TONIGHT (THURSDAY). HE HAS BEEN GRANTED PERMISSION TO STAY IN BRITAIN.

    THE KABAKA, POPULARLY KNOWN AS "KING FREDDIE", ESCAPED FROM UGANDA AFTER GOVERNMENT TROOPS OCCUPIED HIS PALACE NEAR KAMPALA ON MAY 24TH. AFTER NEARLY A MONTH OF MYSTERY CONCERNING HIS WHEREABOUT, HE TURNED UP IN BUJUMBURA, BURUNDI, LAST SUNDAY SUFFERING FROM MALARIA CONTRACTED IN THE BUSH.

    BURUNDI GRANTED THE KABAKA TEMPORARY ASYLUM AND THEN YESTERDAY IT WAS ANNOUNCED THAT THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT HAD GIVEN HIM PERMISSION TO ENTER BRITAIN.

    WHEN THE KABAKA ARRIVED AT LONDON AIRPORT TONIGHT HE WAS ASKED HOW HE HAD ESCAPED AND HE MADE THIS REPLY;

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC9Q7BYP7V1F7YCH7BD7EUNP80
    Media URN:
    VLVAC9Q7BYP7V1F7YCH7BD7EUNP80
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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