• Short Summary

    MR. AHMADOU AHIDJO, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF CAMEROON, MADE A BRIEF STOPOVER ON?

  • Description

    MR. AHMADOU AHIDJO, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF CAMEROON, MADE A BRIEF STOPOVER ON WEDNESDAY AT COTONOU ON HIS WAY TO MONROVIA, WHERE HE WILL BE ATTENDING A MEETING OF THE OAU CONCILIATION COMMITTEE ON NIGERIA. HE WAS GREETED AT THE AIRPORT BY DR. ZINSOU, PRESIDENT OF DAHOMEY, AND THE TWO LEADERS HAD A SHORT MEETING AT THE PRESIDENTIAL PALACE.

    MR. AHMADOU AHIDJO WAS ON HIS WAY TO MONROVIA FOR AN OFFICIAL VISIT LASTING FIVE DAYS, AND HE WILL ALSO BE ATTENDING A MEETING THERE OF THE OAU NIGERIAN COMMISSION. IT IS NOT CLEAR WHAT HE DISCUSSED WITH DR. ZINSOU DURING THEIR HALF-HOUR TALKS, BUT THERE IS NO DOUBT THAT THE WHOLE VISIT TOOK PLACE IN A THOROUGHLY FRIENDLY ATMOSPHERE.

    THE CAMEROON PRESIDENT WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS FOREIGN MINISTER, MR. SIMON NKOO ETOUNGOU; HIS SECRETARY OF STATE FOR FARMING, MR. YAOUI ABDOULAYE AND BY THE CAMEROON AMBASSADOR TO NIGERIA, MR. HAMADOU ALLIN. THE PARTY WAS MET AT COTONOU AIRPORT BY DR. ZINSOU AND THE WHOLE OF THE DAHOMEY GOVERNMENT. BUT THE TALK BETWEEN THE TWO PRESIDENT TOOK PLACE IN PRIVATE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADBRF6OJPQOMQOW4CNWYYDOCN7
    Media URN:
    VLVADBRF6OJPQOMQOW4CNWYYDOCN7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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