• Short Summary

    The bitter power struggle for control of the Lonrho pan-African mining and financing company ended in London today (31 May) with overwhelming victory for its Chief Executive Mr.

  • Description

    The bitter power struggle for control of the Lonrho pan-African mining and financing company ended in London today (31 May) with overwhelming victory for its Chief Executive Mr. Roland "Tiny" Rowland.

    At a rowdy meeting, Lonrho shareholder voted by a show of hands to keep Mr. Rowland in office and to dismiss the eight Directors -- led by Sir. Basil Smallpiece -- who had been trying to sack him.

    Mr. Rowland spoke to British Broadcasting Corporation Economics correspondent Dominic Harrod after the meeting:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADVJSCBMX71PB4JHD2OD9SOAKD
    Media URN:
    VLVADVJSCBMX71PB4JHD2OD9SOAKD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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