Addis Ababa, October 31/2020(ENA) Ethiopia’s ambassador to British Teferi Melesse mentioned with the Director of Victoria and Albert Museum, Dr. Tristram Hunt on how greatest to revitalize Ethiopia’s declare to the Maqdala treasures.
World-renowned Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A), (alongside different UK nationwide cultural collections), homes quite a lot of priceless treasures seized by the British Military 152 years in the past on the Battle of Maqdala in 1868.
Ambassador Teferi visited Victoria and Albert Museum in South Kensington on Friday the place he was met by the Museum’s Director, Dr. Hunt.
Throughout the event, ambassador Teferi and Dr. Hunt engaged in a productive dialogue on how greatest to revitalise the Authorities of Ethiopia’s declare to the Maqdala treasures, in keeping with Ministry of Overseas Affairs.
“I am here to thank and appreciate the V&A for the remarkable manner in which it continues to look after the Maqdala treasures, and to repeat and underline my Government’s fervid claim to the Maqdala treasures,” the ambassador stated.
Dr. Hunt on his half thanked the Ambassador for his go to, and expressed the “V&A’s readiness to revamp its working relations with the Ethiopian Embassy”, providing to discover a brand new bilateral proposal for future partnership.