• Short Summary

    A CONGRESS ON YOUTH AND ITS PROBLEMS HAS ENDED IN FORT LAMY, THE CAPITAL OF CHAD, IN AFRICA.

  • Description

    A CONGRESS ON YOUTH AND ITS PROBLEMS HAS ENDED IN FORT LAMY, THE CAPITAL OF CHAD, IN AFRICA. THE TALKS FINISHED LAST SUNDAY (4 AUGUST).

    THE CONGRESS ESTABLISHED A NEW ORGANISATION, LINED WITH CHAD'S RULING PARTY AND HAS NAMED IT THE YOUTH OF CHAD'S PROGRESSIVE PARTY, KNOWN AS JEPPT.

    THE CHAD MINISTER FOR INFORMATION AND TOURISM, M. OCULAR TOUGUODI, WAS ELECTED THE EXECUTIVE SECRETARY OF THE ORGANISATION WHICH WILL OPERATE UNDER DIRECT CONTROL OF THE PARTY LEADERSHIP TO FIGHT IDEOLOGIES ALIEN TO THE PARTY LINE AND AIMED AT UNDERMINING NATIONAL UNITY.

    THE PRESIDENT OF CHAD, M. FRANCOIS TOMBALBAYE, SPOKE AT THE END OF THE CONGRESS. HE SAID THE EXPANSION OF JEPPT WOULD LEAD TO WHAT HE CALLED "A GENUINE CULTURAL REVOLUTION WHICH WILL BRING NEARER TO US AFRICAN ART AND AFRICA'S ARTISTIC AND SPIRITUAL VALUES."

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE6IQ5LZTPVJIDBXKD55262RIK
    Media URN:
    VLVAE6IQ5LZTPVJIDBXKD55262RIK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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