Nigeria receives stolen Benin and Ife artefacts from US museum

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Three Benin and Ife artefacts kept at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) in the United States have been returned to the consulate-general of Nigeria in New York. The artefacts, two 16th-century Benin brass plaques and one 14th-century Ife brass head, were received by Abba Tijjani, director-general of national commission for museums and monuments (NCMM),and Lot Egopija, consul-general of Nigeria in New York. Tijja...
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