• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT NYERERE OF TANGANYIKA AND PRESIDENT KARUME OF ZANZIBAR YESTERDAY (MONDAY) EXCHANGED THE INSTRUMENTS OF RATIFICATION WHICH OFFICIALLY MERGED THEIR TWO STATES INTO A UNITED REPUBLIC.

  • Description

    1.
    SV INT. NYERERE & KARUME IN PROCESSION IN KARIMJEE HALL
    0.09

    2.
    SLV TAKE SEATS
    0.17

    3.
    SLV KARUME RECEIVES PAPERS FROM NYERERE
    0.26

    4.
    SV OFFICIAL AT MICROPHONE
    0.28

    5.
    SV KARUME MOVES TO BODY OF HALL
    0.38

    6.
    SV KARUME TAKES OATH
    0.48

    7.
    LV NYERERE
    0.50

    8.
    SV MOYO TAKES OATH
    0.54

    9.
    LV NYERERE
    0.56

    10.
    SV ANOTHER NEW MINISTER SIGNS AFTER OATH
    1.03

    11.
    SV ANOTHER MINISTER TAKES OATH
    1.07

    12.
    SV OFFICIALS
    1.09

    13.
    SV ANOTHER MINISTER TAKES OATH
    1.13

    14.
    GV NYERERE LEAVES PAN TO OFFICIALS APPLAUDING
    1.24

    15.
    GV CROWD MOVING TO EXIT
    1.30

    16.
    SV EXT. GUESTS LEAVE HALL
    1.38

    17.
    LV OFFICIALS SINGING & CLAPPING
    1.40

    18.
    SV ONLOOKERS
    1.44

    19.
    MV NYERERE & KARUME WALK TO CAR
    1.52

    20.
    SV PAN. AWAY IN CAR WAVING
    2.02



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: PRESIDENT NYERERE OF TANGANYIKA AND PRESIDENT KARUME OF ZANZIBAR YESTERDAY (MONDAY) EXCHANGED THE INSTRUMENTS OF RATIFICATION WHICH OFFICIALLY MERGED THEIR TWO STATES INTO A UNITED REPUBLIC. LATER PRESIDENT NYERERE ANNOUNCED THE CABINET OF THE NEW REPUBLIC AND PROMINENT MEMBERS TOOK THE OATH OF OFFICE.

    ANNOUNCING THE COMPOSITION OF THE NEW CABINET PRESIDENT NYERERE SAID THAT HE HIMSELF WAS TAKING OVER A NEW "DIRECTORATE OF PLANNING", WITH ABDUL RAHMAN MOHAMED BABU, THE ZANZIBAR FOREIGN MINISTER AS ONE OF THE THREE MINISTERS RESPONSIBLE TO HIM. THE VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE NEW REPUBLIC WILL BE MR. KARUME. ZANZIBAR'S PUBLIC WORKS MINISTER, HASSAN NASSOR MOYO BECOMES MINISTER OF JUSTICE IN THE NEW ADMINISTRATION. ALTOGETHER FIVE POSTS IN THE TWENTY-SIX MAN CABINET ARE TO BE HELD BY FORMER ZANZIBAR MINISTERS.

    THE CEREMONY WAS FOLLOWED BY SINGING AND DANCING AND A PUBLIC HOLIDAY WAS DECLARED TODAY (TUESDAY) TO CELEBRATE "THE BIRTH OF THE NEW UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANGANYIKA AND ZANZIBAR."
    THE ANNOUNCEMENT THAT THE TWO AFRICAN NATIONS WERE TO UNITE CAME A WEEK AGO WHEN THE TWO PRESIDENTS SIGNED THE "ARTICLES OF UNION". ON SATURDAY BOTH THE TANGANYIKA AND THE ZANZIBAR GOVERNMENTS APPROVED THE UNION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD5VLOP2U3Q4G5TNQ17VCFM1XE
    Media URN:
    VLVAD5VLOP2U3Q4G5TNQ17VCFM1XE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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