Africans Get Authority

Director: Archival Newsreel
Country:  South Africa
Year: 1959
Running Time: 1 min.
Language: English


Within Transvaal, South Africa, Africans were given more control over their own government. Representatives of six different tribes met with Mr. De Wet Nel, and were presented with documentation about their new positions.

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Archival Footage

Archival Footage from USSR and various African nations.

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
17 African Nations Celebrate Independence (2010).

CPP Welcome Freed Leader (1951);
Ghana Celebrates (1957);
Africans Demand Liberation (1958);
Africans Get Authority (1959);
Independently Guinea (1959);
17 African Nations Celebrate Independence (1960);
Focus on Africa (1960);
Hello Guinea (1961);
Governor Stands Firm (1965);
African Rhythmus (1966);