Oba Ewuare II

The king, known as Oba of Benin, Omo n’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, looks on during the ceremony of signing documents for the repatriation to the ancient kingdom of looted artefacts by the British military force in Benin City, midwestern Nigeria, on December 13, 2021. - Oba of Benin has signed relevant documents for the repatriation to the ancient kingdom of precious artefacts looted by the British soldiers during the punitive military campaign in Benin City in 1897. (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP)

Oba of Benin celebrates 7th coronation anniversary amidst thunderous ovation

It was a colourful moment and double celebration for the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, as he concluded the 7th year anniversary on the throne of his forebears on Saturday in
9 months ago
The king, known as Oba of Benin, Omo n’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, looks on during the ceremony of signing documents for the repatriation to the ancient kingdom of looted artefacts by the British military force in Benin City, midwestern Nigeria, on December 13, 2021. - Oba of Benin has signed relevant documents for the repatriation to the ancient kingdom of precious artefacts looted by the British soldiers during the punitive military campaign in Benin City in 1897. (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP)

Edo guber: Support Esan to produce next governor, community leaders beg Benin monarch

Speaking on behalf of a delegation, led by the Onojie of Uromi, Anselm Edenojie II, the President, EOI, Mathew Egbadon, thanked the monarch for the warm reception accorded them, felicitating with him
1 year ago
The king, known as Oba of Benin, Omo n’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, displays a document signed for the repartriation to the ancient kingdom of looted artefacts by the British military force in Benin City, midwestern Nigeria, on December 13, 2021. - Oba of Benin has signed relevant documents for the repatriation to the ancient kingdom of precious artefacts looted by the British soldiers during the punitive military campaign in Benin City in 1897. (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP)

Protesters pledge loyalty to Benin monarch, flay dissident duke

Residents of Abudu and five other neighbouring communities, under Evbuobanosa Dukedom in Orhionmwon Council in Edo State, yesterday, restated loyalty to the Benin monarch, Oba Ewuare II.
1 year ago
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