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Benin Kingdom Takes Right Possession Of Repatriated Bronzes

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The Oba of Benin Oba Ewuare II on Monday got the coolest paperwork of the deed of switch of the return of the bronze cockerel and the Oba bronze head these days handed over to Nigeria within the UK.

The nice paperwork beget been perfected on the palace of the Oba of Benin when signatories to the paperwork appended their signatures within the presence of the royal household, feeble rulers from assorted procedure of Nigeria, as successfully as mates and successfully-wishers of the Benin monarch.

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The Nigerian Excessive Commissioner to the UK, Tunji Ishola, who moreover appended his signature, said he’s already in bodily possession of the bronzes but in accordance to English legislation, a deed of switch was crucial.

The signed paperwork beget been at final officially handed over to the Oba.

This comes as Oba Ewuare II marks the fifth anniversary of his coronation.

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