Govt recovers 60 stolen artefacts abroad .

22 May 2013 7:37 AM | Anonymous

Govt recovers 60 stolen artefacts abroad .
Tuesday, 21 May 2013 00:00 From Abiodun Fagbemi, Ilorin News -
 
 • Warns against illegal museums

IN a major boost towards restoring the country’s cultural heritage, the Federal Government has recovered over 60 stolen artefacts from museums in France, Canada, South Africa, Switzerland and United States (U.S.)

This was disclosed Tuesday in Ilorin by the Director General, National Commission for Museums and Monuments (NCMM), Mallam Yusuf Abdallah Usman. He added that the nation would continue in its efforts aimed at the total recovery of all its stolen antiquities.

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