Oba of Benin
Bini gets new Oba, promises reforms in palace administration
But after over one year wait, the Benin Kingdom, last Thursday, experienced this not very regular occurrence, as it got a new Oba with the name, Oba Ewuare II.
Okowa congratulates new Oba of Benin
Delta State governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has congratulated HRM Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolor, Oba Ewuare II, the 40th Oba of Benin Kingdom, as he ascends the ancient throne of his forefathers.
Tight security, gridlock in Benin ahead of Oba’s coronation
The Edo State commissioner of police, Mr. Haliru Gwandu, who disclosed this in Benin City to newsmen yesterday, said while the command would provide 5,000 of its personnel for the coronation...
Coronation ceremonies for Benin Crown Prince begins today
All commercial activities around the Palace of the Oba of Benin were yesterday suspended to pave way for the commencement of the coronation ceremonies of Crown Prince Eheneden Erediauwa, which is expected to last 12 days.