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Good News – Nigerian govt to regain stolen antiquities from US, Scotland

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Good News – The Federal Authorities says it will take lend a hand a watch on of various stolen antiquities from the U.S. and Scotland in October this one year.This is to boot to the 1130 looted artefacts anticipated from Germany later this month.The Minister of Knowledge and Custom, Lai Mohammed, disclosed this at a media briefing on Saturday in Lagos Enlighten on the efforts by the federal govt to repatriate looted smuggled artefacts from all over the world.Mohammed talked about, “In March 2021, the College of Aberdeen in Scotland agreed to realize assist a Benin Bronze from its collections.“We are going to obtain a plan to take possession of this in October this one year.“We’ve additionally secured a date in October 2021 for the repatriation of antiquities from the Metropolitan Museum in Fresh York.“These antiquities encompass two critical Benin Bronzes and an truthful Ife Bronze head.’’Mohammed talked about the approach fashioned aspects of the successes recorded by the advertising and marketing campaign he launched in November 2019 for the return and restitution of Nigeria’s looted/smuggled artefacts from all over the world.The minister recalled that in October final one year, the Netherlands returned a highly-valued 600-one year-mild Ife Terracotta whereas Mexico returned a bronze piece in April 2021.He talked about, “The College of Cambridge within the UK has additionally agreed to realize assist a disputed Benin artefact.“We’ll soon originate the job for the repatriation of this highly-valued piece.’’

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