Cambridge college returns looted bronze art to Nigeria

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A college at the University of Cambridge handed over an African bronze looted from what is modern-day Nigeria over a century ago, in the first such return by a British institution.

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To cheers and a trumpet fanfare, a Cambridge University college on Wednesday handed a bronze statue looted in the 19th century back to Nigerian officials, in the first such move by a UK institution.


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