Tag: Nigerian ambassador

Yusuf M Tuggar: Benin Bronzes and Restitution, the Journey thus far

Much has been written and said of late about the Benin Bronzes and Africa’s struggle for restitution of its stolen cultural properties in general. As one of the interlocutors who has helped to revitalise this longstanding issue that continues to trigger curiosity and capture public attention, I feel obliged to[Read More…]

Nigerian Ambassador To U.S, Prof. Ade Adefuye Is Dead

Nigeria’s Ambassador and Head of Missions in the United States of America, Prof. Ade Adefuye is dead. He died on Thursday in a hospital in Washington, DC according to multiple reports. Since March 2010, Adebowale Ibidapo Adefuye a former history professor has been the ambassador from Nigeria to the United[Read More…]

US Wants Nigerian Ambassador, Professor Adefuye Out Of Buhari’s Visit

President Muhammadu Buhari departs Nigeria Sunday for bilateral talks with his United States counterpart Barack Obama. The visit is however coming against the backdrop of frosty relations between the authorities in the U.S. and Nigeria’s Ambassador Mr. Ade Adefuye. In a speech in November last year, while receiving a delegation[Read More…]