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Kwame Opoku, Dr.: 230 Publications

The Benin Cockerel above was looted by the British invasion army in 1897 during their notorious ‘Punitive Expedition’ in which they stole over 3500 Benin artefacts from the palace of the Oba of Benin.

Unfounded Arguments Against Restitution Of Stolen Benin Artefacts

March 30, 2016

There was a dim grandeur about it all , and also these seemed to a fate. Here was this head center o ...

February 23, 2016

lsquo;If I should die tomorrow, nothing will change in the inevitable evolution of the struggle of our people and ou ...

October 11, 2015

It is our prayer that the people and the government of Austria will show humaneness and magnanimity and return to us ...

September 8, 2015

Dr. James Cuno has given an interesting interview to Scott Simon which is not only about recent massive destruct ...

August 22, 2015

ldquo;The restitution of those cultural objects which our museums and collections, directly or indirectly, posses ...

August 2, 2015

For a long time, successive German governments have sought to avoid taking responsibility for the genocide of the Herero ...

July 13, 2015

The Art Newspaper informs us that a kota has fetched a very high price in Paris: ldquo;A 66cm-tall ...

June 7, 2015

ldquo;We are holding an object we know was illegally removed from Syria and one day it will go back. rdquo; Neil ...

June 4, 2015

There have been recently a lot of publications on the Chinese in Africa, some of these writings are from quarters that h ...

May 31, 2015

ldquo;In this era of resurgent nationalist violence, encyclopedic museums are more important than ever. rdquo ...

May 22, 2015

The auction house Dorotheum in Vienna has issued a catalogue announcing a forthcoming auction of cultural artefacts from ...

April 1, 2015

We are gradually beginning to think that there is something special about restitution which makes it very difficult for ...

March 30, 2015

Very few readers will be surprised by the negative response of the British Museum and the British Government to the G ...

Author: Kwame Opoku, Dr.
Publications: 230 opinions

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