Smithsonian Museum in USA set to repatriate looted Benin Bronzes

Smithsonian Institute’s National Museum of African Arts located in Washington DC, USA has announced that, some looted Benin Bronzes have been removed from display awaiting repatriation. Ngaire Blankenberg, the Museum’s director said: “I can confirm that we have taken down the Benin bronzes we had on display and we are fully committed for repatriation. We […]