France Returns Nigeria’s Stolen Artefact

ShareShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has warned against the trafficking of the nation’s cultural heritage.The Minister was speaking at the handover of the trafficked Nok terracotta by the Ambassador of France in Abuja.

He appealed to other countries who are yet to return trafficked artefacts from Nigeria to borrow a leaf from the French government.

On his part, the Director General of the National Commission for Museum and Monuments, Mr Yusuf Usman, urged Nigerians to pay more attention to their cultures.

He said that the nation is blessed with diverse cultural landscapes that could serve as a major revenue earner for government if well harnessed.

Channel News

 

Rayo
Hi, My name is Mo-Rayo. You are welcome to my Blog where I dish out daily news ranging from politics, celebrity gist and gossip, health and fashion tips and lots more that you'd get to find out when you stick with me. I'm pretty simple, fun to be with, lover of adventure and other secret thigs like Indian songs. Welcome once again to my World

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.