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Audio: Johan From The Very Best 14:44 Mix 'POPULAR BASS: An Ode To South Africa'


One of our favorite new design teams on the scene is Gold Coast Trading helmed by our friend Emeka Alams.  For thier newest collection, part of the 14:44 series (read about the history and significance of 1444 here), Gold Coast presents "The Very Best" (past collections include a collabo with our people over at Dutty Artz for a collection inspired by "Soweto Youth 1976"). Along with the fresh threads, Gold Coast is offering up a fourteen minute and forty-four second long mixtape with each new collection.  The latest installment is a 14:44 mix POPULAR BASS: An Ode To South Africa, provided by Johan Hugo from The Very Best.  Listen and download the mix below, and then head to Gold Coast Trading to view their entire new collection.

Vol.2 | JOHAN HUGO of The Very Best - 'An Ode To South Africa' by POPULAR BASS

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The Netherlands Returns Nigeria's Centuries-Old Stolen Artefact

The Netherlands has returned to Nigeria a 600-year-old stolen artefact, the Ife Terracotta, which has been received by Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.

According to The Guardian Nigeria, the Netherlands has returned a 600-year-old artefact to Nigeria. This comes after the artefact was reportedly smuggled using fraudulent papers through Ghana to the Dutch country. Netherlands ambassador to Nigeria, Harry van Dijk, handed over the Ife Terracotta to Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture. The repatriation of the small but "priceless" Ife Terracotta has been a long journey considering it was reportedly smuggled out of Nigeria in 2019.

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