The Consulate-General of Nigeria in New York on Wednesday took possession of three Benin and Ife artefacts from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The artefacts are two 16th-century Benin brass plaques and one 14th-century Ife brass head. The artefacts are the latest to be returned from a collection of artworks looted from Nigeria in 1897
Some Nigerians have reacted to the Minister of Aviation’s announcement indicating that the country’s proposed national carrier, “NigeriaAir,” will take off by April 2022.
The Niger State Government, on Tuesday, raised the alarm that the Islamic State of West Africa Province and Boko Haram terrorists are establishing camps in the state.