• Short Summary

    After long discussions and negotiating with various members of the Kenya Legislative Council I was permitted to film the members proceeding into the Chamber of the Council, prior to the debate on the Hola Incident.

  • Description

    1.
    Shot of notice board outside of council chambers indicating that all seats for the debate were taken. Shots of outside of building in garden prior to members taking their seats.


    2.
    Members proceeding to the chamber.


    3.
    The Speaker's procession.


    4.
    Dr. Gikonyo Kiano is garden of house after he had given his speech moving the motion as stated above.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: After long discussions and negotiating with various members of the Kenya Legislative Council I was permitted to film the members proceeding into the Chamber of the Council, prior to the debate on the Hola Incident. I was informed that I was not permitted to film personalities individually although I did manage to shoot Dr. Gikonyo Kiano, who is the member for the Central Province South, After he had motioned in the House that all members of the prison staff should be tried for murder of the 11 Mau Mau detainees at Hola.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADITSTB7P9QDOEL2PUHRO30VWY
    Media URN:
    VLVADITSTB7P9QDOEL2PUHRO30VWY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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