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Inaugural ceremony in Rhodesia

Title
Inaugural ceremony in Rhodesia
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
30 May 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:01:41
Description
Peter Sharp reports on the inaugural ceremony in Zimbabwe Rhodesia to swear in the country’s first black Prime Minister, Bishop Abel Muzorewa and President Josiah Gumede. Includes speech by Muzorewa.
Contributors
Abel Muzorewa; Peter Sharp
Keywords
Elections; Interethnic relations; Political reform; Zimbabwe; Rhodesia; Prime ministers; Heads of state; Presidents; Abel Muzorewa; Ceremonies; Black African peoples; Bishops; Whites; Political leaders; Democratization; Josiah Gumede

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