Year: 2020

How Often Will Germany Insult Nigeria When Demands Are Made For Restitution Of Looted Artefacts?

How Often Will Germany Insult Nigeria When Demands Are Made For Restitution Of Looted Artefacts? modernghana.com/news/1052752/how-often-will-germany-insult-nigeria-when-demands.html Stool of Oba Eresoyen, Benin, Nigeria, now in Ethnologisches Museum/Humboldt Forum, Berlin, Germany. Listen to article “I was moved to silent melancholy at the thought that this assembly of degenerate and feeble-minded posterity should be the legitimate guardians of […]

Barazani, Berlin-Based Ngo Urges Prussian Heritage Foundation To Restitute Looted Benin Artefacts

modernghana.com/news/1050723/barazani-berlin-based-ngo-urges-prussian-heritage.html 0 Oba Akenzua and Commemorative head of an Oba “The restitution of those cultural objects which our museums and collections, directly or indirectly, possess thanks to the colonial system and are now being demanded, must also not be postponed with cheap arguments and tricks.” Gert v. Paczensky and Herbert Ganslmayr, Nofretete will nach Hause. […]

Is The British Museum Outmaneuvering Nigeria?

modernghana.com/news/1047233/is-the-british-museum-outmaneuvering-nigeria.html Wikimedia commons Head of an Oba, Benin, Nigeria, now in Bristol Museum, Bristol, United Kingdom of Great Britain. Bristol Museum was ready to discuss restitution. Listen to article ‘By the end of the 1960s, the price of Benin works had soared so high that the Federal Government of Nigeria was in no mood to […]

Dutch Are Taking Giant Steps Towards Restitution Of Looted Artefacts

modernghana.com/news/1043306/dutch-are-taking-giant-steps-towards-restitution.html Asante gold ring, Ghana, now in Afrika Museum, Berg en Dal, Netherlands. Listen to article ‘One of the noblest incarnations of a people’s genius is its cultural heritage, built up over the centuries by the work of its architects, sculptors, painters, engravers, goldsmiths and all the creators of forms, who have contrived to give […]

Did British Museum Buy Most Of Its Thirteen Million Artefacts?

modernghana.com/news/1027473/did-british-museum-buy-most-of-its-thirteen-millio.html Members of the nefarious British Punitive Expedition of 1897 posing proudly with looted Benin artefacts. Listen to article “The restitution of those cultural objects which our museums and collections, directly or indirectly, possess thanks to the colonial system and are now being demanded, must also not be postponed with cheap arguments and tricks’ Gert […]

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