• Short Summary

    A NEW TELEVISION STATION HAS BEEN OPENED AT LUBUMBASHI (FORMERLY ELIZABETHVILLE) IN CONGO-KINSHASA. THE INFORMATION?

  • Description

    A NEW TELEVISION STATION HAS BEEN OPENED AT LUBUMBASHI (FORMERLY ELIZABETHVILLE) IN CONGO-KINSHASA. THE INFORMATION MINISTER, JEAN-JACQUES KANDE WAS REPRESENTED AT THE OPENING CEREMONY BY TWO OFFICIALS FROM HIS MINISTRY, M. NDUKUMA AND M. SAKOMBI. THEY ARRIVED BY AIR FROM KINSHASA.

    M. NDUKUMA CUT THE TAPE TO OPEN THE NEW TELEVISION SERVICE. THEN HE SPOKE TO AN AUDIENCE OF LOCAL DIGNITARIES AND CAMERA CREWS. IN HIS SPEECH HE OUTLINED THE IMPORTANCE OF NATIONAL TELEVISION IN A DEVELOPING NATION.

    GOVERNOR PALUKU THANKED THE CENTRAL GOVERNMENT FOR CHOOSING LUBUMBASHI AS THE COUNTRY'S SECOND TELEVISION TRANSMISSION CENTRE AND THIS OPENING KATANGA TO THE PICTORIAL NEWS OF THE WHOLE WORLD.

    THERE ARE ALREADY MANY TELEVISION SETS IN THE LUBUMBASHI AREA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAD28XX6VDA7XQ99O9REWYCLC29
    Media URN:
    VLVAD28XX6VDA7XQ99O9REWYCLC29
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1967
    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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