• Short Summary

    Huge crowd welcomes Kwame Nkrumah, leader of CPP from prison after election success.

  • Description

    Accra, Gold Coast (Ghana).

    GV. Excited crowd outside James Fort prison, Accra, where the leader of 'communist inspired' CPP (Convention People's Party) Kwame Nkrumah is to be released after winning election. Kwame Nkrumah climbing onto car and waving. GV. Nkrumah and crowd waving. LV. Nkrumah in car making way through crowd. LV. Pan, Nkrumah's car making way through crowd. Crowd pushing forward shouting and waving. GV. Back view, car carrying Nkrumah making way through crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1439.24
    Media URN:
    46949
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:45:00 / 01:33:31:00
    Canister:
    51/16

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