France to return Benin’s treasures

France to return Benin’s treasures

King Ghezo's throne of Abomey in Benin dating back to early 19th century is pictured, on June 18, 2018 at the Quai Branly Museum-Jacques Chirac in Paris. - Benin is demanding restitution of its national treasures that had been taken from the former French colony Dahomey (current Benin) to France and currently are on display at Quai Branly, a museum featuring the indigenous art and cultures of Africa. (Photo by GERARD JULIEN / AFP)

Benin is readying itself to make them a tourist attraction.

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