Meanings and Interpretations

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There are so many artefacts produced by Yoruba people of Nigera West Africa. The bronzes of Ile Ife are some of the well known ones. These artefacts have multifaceted political, economical and sociocultural implications. Despite these wider implications, they are often shrouded in naratives that tend to validate the supremacy, civilisation and intellectual supremacy of the West instead of substantiating the ingenuity, civilisation and intellectual capabilities of Africa. Have you ever tried to ask why?