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Okayafrica Seeks Editorial Interns

Okayafrica seeks editorial interns in NYC.


We're looking for the brightest writers/bloggers in the NYC area to come aboard our team. To apply for Okayafrica's editorial internship send 2-3 writing samples and a resume to interns@okayafrica.com. Please indicate what field most interests you (music, art, film, fashion, politics, news).

-Must be NYC-based and able to make the commute to our Brooklyn office

-Have a strong background in writing

-Wordpress/blogging experience is a plus!

-Love for music, art, & culture from around Africa and the diaspora is highly encouraged

-The internship is unpaid

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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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