Tag: Benin Kingdom

Stolen Artefacts Returned to Oba of Benin

Henry Solomon- February 19, 2022

Two artefacts; a cockerel and bronze head of the Oba taken from Benin Kingdom in 1897 have been returned to Nigeria and handed over to ... Read More

President Buhari Commends Oba, Benin Kingdom

AMT Tanimu- November 24, 2017

Garba Shehu, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday expressed delight with the stabilising roles that the Eweka Dynasty of Benin Kingdom had been playing in the ... Read More

General Samuel Ogbemudia’s Death, a colossal loss says Saraki

inno.korie- March 11, 2017

Senate president, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, received the news of the death of the former military governor of the defunct Midwestern state, brigadier general Samuel Ogbemudia ... Read More

Minister Opens Commemorative Art Exhibition of Benin Kingdom

AMT Tanimu- October 22, 2016

Lai Mohammed Opens Art Exhibition of Benin Kingdom Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has hailed the very rich ... Read More

39th Oba Of Benin: The Man Eheneden Erediauwa

Henry Solomon- October 20, 2016

Prince Eheneden Erediauwa, to be crowned as the 39th Oba of Benin Kingdom today The Crowned Prince Eheneden Erediauwa will ascend the ancient throne of ... Read More

Benin Crowned Prince Gets Coronation Name

Henry Solomon- October 19, 2016

Benin Crown Prince Eheneden Erediauwa Benin Crown Prince Eheneden Erediauwa on Tuesday chose his coronation name after defeating Edigin N’Use in the traditional Akhue game ... Read More

Crown Prince Eheneden concludes funeral rites for Oba of Benin

Abdul Jimoh- June 9, 2016

Crown Prince and Heir apparent to Benin Kingdom, Eheneden Erediauwa on Wednesday concluded the burial rites of Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Oba Erediauwa. The ... Read More

Transition of Oba of Benin A Great National Loss – President Buhari

AMT Tanimu- April 30, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has received with sadness and an immense feeling of great national loss, news of the passing away of the highly revered traditional ... Read More