• Short Summary

    Jomo Kenyatta is sworn in as first President.

  • Description

    Kenya now Republic.

    L/S Jomo Kenyatta arriving for swearing-in ceremony at Jamhuri Park. C/U Crowd waving. M/S Mr.Kenyatta being sworn- in by Sir John Ainley. L/S Pressmen. M/S The Vice President Mr Oginga Odinga being sworn-in. M/S Mr.Kenyatta being sworn In by Senior Chief Ole Sangale. M/S Tribal drummers. L/S Dancers. C/U African women dancing. M/S Warriors dancing.

    M/S Pan Mr.Kenyatta and Government General Malcolm MacDonald arrive at Nairobi airport. They get into open Landrover. C/U Pan as they drive off to inspect troops and see more dancing. M/S Warriors dancing. L/S As the Landrover comes to a halt before more dancers. C/U Two Warriors jumping very high. M/S Pan Mrs Kenyatta and Mrs MacDonald walk to aircraft. M/S Crowd waving. L/A Governor General Mr MacDonald mounts steps to aircraft, turns and waves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1777.22
    Media URN:
    49915
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:00:00 / 01:59:44:00
    Canister:
    64/102

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