• Short Summary

    A SEVEN-MAN UNITED NATIONS MISSION ARRIVED IN LAGOS, THE NIGERIAN CAPITAL, YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) AFTER A FACT-FINDING TOUR OF THE SPANISH AFRICAN TERRITORIES OF FERNANDO PO AN RIO MUNI.

  • Description

    A SEVEN-MAN UNITED NATIONS MISSION ARRIVED IN LAGOS, THE NIGERIAN CAPITAL, YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) AFTER A FACT-FINDING TOUR OF THE SPANISH AFRICAN TERRITORIES OF FERNANDO PO AN RIO MUNI. THE MISSION IS SPENDING THREE DAYS IN LAGOS AND IS HOLDING TALKS WITH NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS.

    THE MISSION IS A SUB-COMMITTEE OF THE UNITED NATIONS COMMITTEE ON DECOLONISATION AND HAS BEEN LOOKING INTO FACTORS CONCERNING INDEPENDENCE FOR THE TERRITORIES, WHICH ARE KNOWN AS SPANISH GUINEA.

    THE MISSION'S LEADER, MR. GERSHON COLLIER -- SIERRA LEONE'S PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE AT THE UNITED NATIONS -- TOLD NEWSMEN THAT THE TOUR HAD BEEN A VERY EXCITING EXPERIENCE. MEMBER OF THE MISSION HAD HELD TALKS WITH ALL SECTIONS OF THE COMMUNITY AND THEIR REPORT WOULD BE READY BEFORE THE NEXT SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEU62V28NRU2ZU8QVFBRO2XUA4
    Media URN:
    VLVAEU62V28NRU2ZU8QVFBRO2XUA4
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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