• Short Summary

    MR. ARTHUR WINA, NORTHERN RHODESIA'S FINANCE MINISTER, LEFT LONDON FOR HOME TODAY (WEDNESDAY) FOLLOWING THE?

  • Description

    MR. ARTHUR WINA, NORTHERN RHODESIA'S FINANCE MINISTER, LEFT LONDON FOR HOME TODAY (WEDNESDAY) FOLLOWING THE BREAKDOWN OF TALKS YESTERDAY OVER THE FUTURE OF MINERAL RIGHTS HELD BY THE BRITISH SOUTH AFRICA COMPANY IN THE TERRITORY.

    BEFORE LEAVING LONDON, MR. WINA MET MR. DUNCAN SANDYS, THE COMMONWEALTH SECRETARY, FOR A FINAL MEETING, BUT NO FURTHER PROGRESS ON THE PROBLEM - INVOLVING ROYALTIES TO THE COMPANY OF ABOUT 7 MILLION POUNDS A YEAR -- WAS MADE.

    MR. WINA DECLARED THAT WHEN NORTHERN RHODESIA BECAME THE INDEPENDENT REPUBLIC OF ZAMBIA ON OCTOBER 24, IT WOULD "REFUSE TO BE SADDLED WITH MINERAL RIGHTS WRONGFULLY CREATED BY PAST BRITISH GOVERNMENTS". HE WENT ON TO SAY:

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEL2CBEF0I8W296FXRJYKVOKWL
    Media URN:
    VLVAEL2CBEF0I8W296FXRJYKVOKWL
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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