Said Emanuel Macron last week in a speech given in Burkina Faso, “Africa’s patrimony must be celebrated in Paris but also in Dakar, Lagos, and Cotonou. This will be one of my priorities. In the next five years, I want the conditions to be created for the temporary or permanent restitution of African patrimony to […]Read more
(United States of America)
Los Angeles Times, 22nd Nov 2017.Read more
Radio Poland, 9th Nov 2017.Read more
The Guardian, 26th Oct 2017.
Incredible preservation and economic downturn leading to looting in Mongolia.Read more
Moder Ghana, 20th Oct 2017.
Analysis by Dr Kwame OpokuRead more
(United States of America; Italy)
ICE, 20th Oct 2017.
Stolen at some point from the Ships of Nemi MuseumRead more
“Members of IS are definitely involved in sales,” says one scholar, “particularly now that the so-called state is rapidly unravelling.” However, there’s little independently verifiable evidence of the scale of the ISIS trade in stolen antiquities – not…Read more
“A group of major cultural institutions in the UK and Europe … is seeking a way to end decades of wrangling over the estimated 4,000 bronze and ivory artefacts looted by the British army from what is now southern Nigeria as part of a punitive expedition in 1897. Since the 1960s, Nigeria has repeatedly called […]Read more