Oba of Benin Passes On

The Edo State Government announced today that the Great Benin monarch Oba of Benin – Erediauwa, reportedly went to be with his ancestors. Reports do not say when and how the monarch died, but this statement was issued by Adams Oshiomhole-Governor, Edo State. “Our hearts are heavy, laden with pains and grief, at the announcement of the passing on to glory of Omo n’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Erediauwa of Benin, our highly revered Oba, a distinguished Edo numero uno, an accomplished Nigerian, a seasoned bureaucrat, quintessential unifier, unique personage and exemplary Omo N’Oba, whose reign brought distinction, immense class, … Continue reading Oba of Benin Passes On