Watch video of PM Balewa visiting US site of Civil War, 6 years before Nigerian Civil War started

Tafawa Balewa

The Motion picture linked below shows  the official state visit of Prime Minister Abubakar Balewa of Nigeria to the United States, including welcoming remarks by Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson and the Prime Minister’s response, events with President John F. Kennedy, an address by the Prime Minister at the Capitol, stops at other sites in Washington, D.C., and stops in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, Chicago, Illinois, Knoxville, Tennessee, and New York City.

Watch the video here

Credits: United States Information Service (USIS)

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