The Commander of the Superior War College of Brazil, General J.B. Machado, paid a one-day?
SV INT General Machado talks to Col. Acheampong
SV PAN FROM Machado to Acheampong during talks (3 shots)
SCU Other delegates listen
SV Machado presents gift to Achaempong
SV Machado signs visitor;s book (2 shots)
SV Brig. Ashley-Lassen
CU Machado and Acheampong shake hands
SV Machado and party leave room
Initials BB/1245 TM/AW/BB/1258
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Background: The Commander of the Superior War College of Brazil, General J.B. Machado, paid a one-day visit to Ghana on Tuesday (19 June).
General Machado called on Ghana's Head of State, Colonel Acheampong, at his office at Burma Camp in Accra. He was accompanied by the Ghana Chief of Defence Staff, Brigadier Ashley-Lassen.
Earlier, General Machado had talks with Brigadier Ashley-Lassen at Burma Camp. The heads of Ghana's armed forces were present at the meeting.
After his visit to Ghana, General Machado travelled to Lagos.
SYNOPSIS: The Commander of the Superior War College of Brazil, General Joao Machado, called on Ghana's Head of State Colonel Ignatius Acheampong, in his office at Accra's Burma Camp on Tuesday. General Machado was on a one-day visit to Ghana.
The general's visit coincided with a three-day tour of Ghana by a fifteen-man Brazilian delegation of businessmen, industrialist and military personnel.
General Machado, who signed the official visitor's book, was accompanied to Colonel Acheampong's office by Ghana's Chief of Defence Staff, Brigadier Ashley-Lassen.
Earlier, the Brazilian General held discussions with Brigadier Ashley-Lessen on matters of military interest. General Machado later flew to Nigeria for further talks.