• Short Summary

    Several delegations of African Boy Scouts are in Cotonou, Dahomey for an 11-day Seminar on Community Development.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN site of meeting
    0.06

    2.
    SV Ahomadegbe arrives PAN TO CU of flag being held by Standard bearer
    0.16

    3.
    MS Ahomadegbe shaking hands with guard officer
    0.21

    4.
    GV INT. conference hall
    0.26

    5.
    MS Chief Scout speaking PAN TO Ahomadegbe and others listening
    0.40

    6.
    SV Scouts listen (2 shots)
    0.48

    7.
    SCU Scout chief speaking
    0.50

    8.
    GV PAN scouts listen
    1.00

    9.
    MS Ahomadegbe presented with lapel badge
    1.07

    10.
    GV Audience look on
    1.14

    11.
    SCU Ahomadegbe and chief scout shake hands
    1.22

    12.
    SV Scouts seated
    1.23

    13.
    SCU Conference emblem on wall TILT DOWN TO Ahomadegbe making speech
    1.34

    14.
    GV EXT. Ahomadegbe and party leave building
    1.41



    Initials OS/1544 OS/1614



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Several delegations of African Boy Scouts are in Cotonou, Dahomey for an 11-day Seminar on Community Development. The seminar's opening was attended by Mr. Justin Ahomadegbe a member of Dahomey's three-man Presidential Council. Mr. Ahomadege addressed the gathering of scouts on roles they can play in the development of their local communities.

    SYNOPSIS: Groups of boy scouts from various parts of Africa travelled to Cotonou, Dahomey for last weekend's opening of a community development seminar. Mr. Justin Ahomadegbe, a member of Dahomey's three-man Presidential Council arrived for the opening of the seminar on Sunday.

    Inside the conference hall scout leaders addressed the assembly, which included visiting delegations from Nigeria, Kenya, Liberia, and Uganda.

    Later Mr. Ahomadegve was presented with a scout badge while the young scouts looked on.

    Mr. Ahomadegbe addressed the scouts on the theme of the seminar which will come to a close on March 30. In his speech he outlined the role that boy scouts might be able to play in local community development.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD6H48WPQSSTA16LZHYV2FYM7
    Media URN:
    VLVAD6H48WPQSSTA16LZHYV2FYM7
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/03/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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