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Kwame Opoku, Dr.: 226 Publications

Gold pendant of a goddess with a child, Turkey, now in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA.

What Game Was James Cuno Playing At Davos?

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

We have just read Lee Rosenbaum's (1) comments on James Cuno's participation in the World Eonomic Forum, Davos, as well ...

Sunday, January 27, 2013

ldquo;Culture is the soul of a nation. The illicit removal or destruction of cultural property deprives peoples of t ...

Monday, January 14, 2013

We have just received an excellent catalogue of the exhibition, Arts de la vallée de la Bénoué Nigeria (Nigeria - Arts o ...

Sunday, January 6, 2013

The public interest must surely be in upholding the rule of law, rather than promoting an international free-for-all th ...

Sunday, December 30, 2012

Many Africans tend to believe that the majority of looted or stolen Nigerian artworks are to be found in Great Britain, ...

Monday, November 26, 2012

One of the remarkable arguments presented by holders of looted Benin artefacts is that in our modern world, with the fac ...

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

President Vicente Fox asked the visiting Austrian president, Heinz Fischer, for his help in returning the headdress of ...

Friday, October 12, 2012

On this day of first October, 2012, anniversary of Nigeria's independence, I am reading an article by Tajudeen Sowole, i ...

Saturday, August 25, 2012

On reading reports that the National Commission for Museums and Monuments (NCMM)) has declared that the Nigerian terraco ...

Sunday, July 29, 2012

It is indeed unfortunate that so much Nok material has been looted over time to supply the international market. Pro ...

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

The exhibition is showcasing some of the works that made Benin (Nigeria) famous. It once again, reminds the world of a ...

Friday, July 13, 2012

ldquo;The year 1897 means much to me and my people; it was the year the British invaded our land and forcefully ...

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

The interview here is very revealing. Can one imagine any Nigerian cultural artefact that is worth only $500? And yet th ...

Saturday, May 26, 2012

A recent visit to the British Museum confirmed what we have observed in previous years: many Western visitors to the mus ...

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

It has been reported in the New York Daily News that the widow of the French artist Arman, is suing in Manhattan Supreme ...

Sunday, April 15, 2012

We read with great interest the article by Andrew Finkel which appeared in the New York Times of 11th April, 2012 under ...

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Dorotheum, the Viennese auction house, is holding another auction of African artefacts on 2 April, 2012. Readers may rec ...

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