The famous Bronze
Roped Pot found at a site in Igbo Ukwu estimated to be
almost 3000 years old |
To identify and give
intellectual content and expression to the tangible and
intangible heritage of Nigeria, the indispensable
components, including threats /physical conditions of this
heritage, and what contributions these heritage sites and monuments can make to the Dialogue among Civilizations
through comparative cultural studies into African
pre-history African culture and all relevant human endeavour
using technology to the core.
To protect and safeguard
the tangible and intangible cultural heritage/ideas within
the context of cultures of Sub- Saharan Africa and the world
as a whole.