Benin brass plaques

Edo State – "Heartbeat Of The Nation"

By: | March 19th, 2011 | 1 Comment


Located in south-south geopolitical zone of Nigeria, Edo State was created in 1991 when the old Bendel State was split into two in a state creation exercise that also led to the birth of Delta state.

16th century Benin Ivory Pendant Mask

Edo condemns UK’s plan to auction Oba’s Mask

By: | January 7th, 2011 | 0 Comment


Edo State Government has condemned London Museum’s plan to auction a 16th Century Benin Ivory Pendant Mask, with a 4.5 million pounds price tag.