Carve my Name in Yoruba

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Ref. No.: 177

Country: Nigeria
Year: 08.03.1982
Dur: 25.44

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When Christian missionaries first came to work among the Yoruba people in Nigeria, they encouraged the Yorubas to do away with their carved idols and pagan statues. This film takes a look at efforts being made to reintroduce the art and skill of carving, as an aid to spreading the Christian Gospel.

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