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Rhodesia #263365

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 24, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Salisbury, Rhodesia) Elec. of Bishop Abel Muzorewa to lead Rhodesia's 1st black-dominated government reported Details given of victory. [MUZOREWA - expects international recognition.] Background on Muzorewa given; films shown. Muzorewa's political campaign, include important of his auxiliary troops, examined. Chgs. of election irregularities by loser Ndabaningi Sithole outlined. [SITHOLE - calls for establishment of commission of inquiry.] Possible international effects of Sithole's allegations on recognition of new Rhodesian government considered.
REPORTER: Robin Wright

(Studio) No. of parliamentary seats won by Muzorewa's United African National Council given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Wright, Robin

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