• Short Summary

    THE IVORY COAST'S INFORMATION MINISTER, MONSIEUR MATHIEU EKRA, WAS MARRIED YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) TO MISS GENEVIEVE GRUNITZKY, THE DAUGHTER OF THE FORMER PRESIDENT OF TOGO, NICOLAS GRUNITZKY.

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    THE IVORY COAST'S INFORMATION MINISTER, MONSIEUR MATHIEU EKRA, WAS MARRIED YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) TO MISS GENEVIEVE GRUNITZKY, THE DAUGHTER OF THE FORMER PRESIDENT OF TOGO, NICOLAS GRUNITZKY.

    THE CEREMONY TOOK PLACE IN THE TOWN HALL OF THE 16TH ARRONDISSEMENT, IN PARIS. IT WAS ONE OF THE YEAR'S HIGHLIGHTS FOR AFRICAN HIGH SOCIETY, WITH MANY IMPORTANT DIGNITARIES PRESENT.

    AMONG THE GUESTS WERE: TWO FORMER PRESIDENTS OF DAHOMEY; M. HUBERT MAGA AND M.SOUROU MIGAN APITHY; THE PERSONAL ???? REPRESENTATIVE OF PRESIDENT HOUPHOUET-BOIGNY, OF THE IVORY COAST, M. AKA LAMBERT; THE MAYOR OF ABIDJAN, M. KONAN KANGA; THE DAHOMEY FOREIGN MINISTER, DR. EMILE ZINSOU; ONE OF THE WITNESSES WAS THE IVORY COAST MINISTER OF STATE, M. AUGUSTE DENISE.

    THE BRIDE'S FATHER WAS DEPOSED FROM THE PRESIDENCY OF TOGO IN AN ARMY COUP EARLIER THIS YEAR. A NIECE OF HIS MARRIED A SON OF M. HOUPHOUET-BOIGNY IN 1965.

    THE BRIDE WORE A LONG WHITE DRESS AND HER HAIR IN PLAITS WITH A BUN DECORATED WITH SMALL WHITE ROSES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADBF0N2L7MVLCO0XAPLD2VIB9I
    Media URN:
    VLVADBF0N2L7MVLCO0XAPLD2VIB9I
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/11/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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