TARA is sad to announce that on Monday June 1st 2020, an long-term friend and TARA supporter, Joan Travis, died in Los Angeles, California. She was 96 years old. I am not sure  when I first met Joan but it is likely that I met her through Dr Mary Leakey, probably soon after Mary discovered […]

I Love Rock Art Nigeria

TARA is pleased to share its latest publication, “I Love Rock Art, Nigeria”, which was produced to accompany the travelling exhibition, The Ancient Rock Art of Nigeria.      The exhibition, part of a project supported by the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation in collaboration with the National Commission of Museums and Monuments, Ahmadu […]

  TARA is sad to report that Chief Sylvanus Akong of Alok, near Ikom in Cross River State died on Sunday 17th May. I first met Sylvanus, known to his friends as Orlando when TARA invited him to attend a Conference we hosted in Nairobi in 2004. The conference in which he participated was entitled, […]