Britain Set To Return Stolen ‘Benin Bronze Cockerel’ Back To Nigeria

The Benin bronze or ‘okukor’ was stolen from Benin City, now Nigeria, in the 19th century and given to Cambridge University’s Jesus College. Jesus College, a college affiliated to Cambridge University will return a bronze cockerel the British looted from Benin City in the 19th century. According to the BBC, the cockerel which is referred to …

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