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2 Dec 2018
The Chairman and members of the newly inaugurated Governing Council of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, have been charged to correct the wrongs in the institution with regard to teaching and learning. The Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Ewuare II who gave the charge when he received the board in his Palace, commended Governor Godwin…
4 Nov 2018
His Royal Majesty Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, Oba of Benin has called on traditional rulers not to involve in party politics to the detriment of the people and the tradition. Oba Ewuare II who made the call when traditional rulers from south-south, south-west and south-east paid him a royal visit in his…
20 Oct 2018
The ancient Benin Kingdom will come alive today, as dignitaries will converge at the Oba of Benin Palace for the public presentation...
9 Sep 2018
His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, Oba of Benin, has accepted to collaborate with British Museum to develop a world-class museum that would accommodate the return of stolen artefact from Benin Kingdom in his palace. The Benin Monarch who spoke during the visit of Hartwig Fischer, Director, British Museum, to his…
16 Apr 2018
The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has been commended for giving succour to some Nigerian returnees from Libya who will receive three months allowance from the Oba Ewuare II Foundation. An Iraq war veteran of the US Army, Col. Wisdom Osagiede Ogbeowemwenkon Osemwende (rtd), who was full of praises for the Oba of Benin,…
25 Mar 2018
Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, Oba of Benin, has enjoined the newly elected local government chairmen to assist in the fight against illegal migration and human trafficking, as well as insecurity in their domains. The monarch gave the charge, when the Commissioner for Local Government and Community Matters, Hon. (Barr.) Jimoh Ijegbai led…
25 Feb 2018
A special security meeting to tackle the problems of herdsmen, illegal migration and human trafficking, kidnapping and other criminal activities in the state has been held at the instance of the Oba of Benin in his palace. The various heads of security agencies in the state, including the Police, the Army, the Directorate of State…
25 Feb 2018
The time was 9.30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, when my phone rang. The voice on the other end was emphatic: “Mr. Omonhinmin, is The Guardian no longer known for its fairness, equity and justice in matters concerning all Nigerians? The Ogiso dynasty, which is today known as the Ogiamien of Utantan, Igodomigodo in…
24 Dec 2017
The Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, Oba of Benin has called on traditional rulers in the state to embark on public enlightenment in order to tackle the problem of human trafficking. Oba Ewuare II, who made the call at the inaugural meeting of reconstituted Edo State Council of Traditional Rulers and Chiefs,…
11 Dec 2017
The Ijaw communities in Edo State, the Oba of Benin and the state government are at loggerheads over the ownership of Okomu land.
26 Nov 2017
The Oba of Benin, Omo N’ Oba N’ Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Oba Ewuare II, has appealed to South African Government to take measures to end hostility toward Nigerians in that country.
26 Nov 2017
Omo N’oba N’edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, Oba of Benin has called on Danish Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency, Torben Guttermann...

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