Nigeria wants return of looted treasure

Government preparing request for the return of ancient artefacts taken by Europeans.

    Ancient, priceless treasures taken Africa from Nigeria have over the years ended up on display in museums in several western countries.

    But as Rob Reynolds reports from the city of Benin, there is hope that some of Africa's greatest artefacts could return home.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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