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Video: Eliezer 'Self Portrait' + 'Thin Bridge'

Eliezer Cape Town songwriter Lance Herman crafts calm and melancholic compositions using the minimal arrangement of his voice and nylon-string guitar.


Under the moniker of Eliezer, Cape Town songwriter Lance Herman crafts calm and melancholic compositions using the minimal arrangement of his voice and nylon-string guitar. His songs are reminiscent of a number of folk crooners before him, of which he cites Leonard Cohen, Nick Drake and Jose Gonzalez as influences. Watch two of his videos — one a live performance of "Self Portrait" and the other a black-and-white clip for "Thin Bridge" — from earlier this year below. For more head to his website.

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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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