• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT WILLIAM TUBMAN OF LIBERIA, ON A NINE-DAY OFFICIAL STATE VISIT TO KENYA, OPENED THE NAIROBI AGRICULTURAL AND TRADE SHOW EARLIER THIS WEEK (WEDNESDAY 2 OCTOBER).

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    PRESIDENT WILLIAM TUBMAN OF LIBERIA, ON A NINE-DAY OFFICIAL STATE VISIT TO KENYA, OPENED THE NAIROBI AGRICULTURAL AND TRADE SHOW EARLIER THIS WEEK (WEDNESDAY 2 OCTOBER). HE WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS HOST PRESIDENT JOMO KENYATTA OF KENYA.

    THE TWO PRESIDENTS WERE GREETED BY A RECORD CROWD OF 9-THOUSAND ON THIS SUNNY DAY. THEY SAW DEMONSTRATION OF MILITARY EQUIPMENT AND AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS.

    PRESIDENT TUBMAN SHOWED PARTICULAR INTEREST IN FARM TOOLS. HE TOLD THE CROWD THAT BOTH HE AND PRESIDENT KENYATTA WERE FARMERS AND PROMISED A RETURN VISIT.

    PRESIDENT TUBMAN'S WIFE, MRS. ANTOINETTE TUBMAN, IS ACCOMPANYING HIM ON THE STATE VISIT BUT SHE AND MRS. KENYATTA TOURED THE NAIROBI SHOW WITH A SEPARATE PARTY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE5G60XZDA22WZVD3QPOM86IC6
    Media URN:
    VLVAE5G60XZDA22WZVD3QPOM86IC6
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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