University of Aberdeen returns looted sculpture to Nigeria – Eye on Africa

Issued on: 25/03/2021 – 23:18Modified: 25/03/2021 – 23:19

In today’s issue: Doctors Without Borders (MSF) medical charity reports that its staff were attacked and that Ethiopian soldiers executed at least four men in the war-torn northern Tigray region. Burundian radio stations broadcasting across the border from Rwanda have been asked to close. The conditions set by Gitega for resumption of relations with Kigali spell bad news for journalists in exile. Finally, the Scottish University of Aberdeen will return a controversial bronze sculpture to Nigeria after a review reveals it was looted.

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