Former MP for Bexley
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Would my right hon. Friend assure the House that there is no truth in the statement that Sir Godfrey Huggins made that there were differences in the United Kingdom Government on the subject? Will my right hon. Friend assure the House that His Majesty's Government are united behind the view that the interests of the African peoples must be paramount?
Can my right hon. Friend say the reason for the reduction, in view of his statement that the new system is better than the old? Is he aware that the old system omitted quite a number of people from the registers and, in view of this large fall, does he not think there must be many omitted from this register?
Will my hon. Friend confirm that the first answer he gave indicates that the Government stand by the policy of the paramountey of the interests of the native people.
Former MP for Bexley
Entered the House of Commons on 22 July 1946 — unknown
Left the House of Commons on 3 February 1950 — General election
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