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Gelegele is a historical port of Benin Kingdom and there is no conflict of ownership

 It is clear that the President of Ijaw Youth Council is ignorant of the ownership of Gelegele which was established by Oba Ewuare the Great of Benin Kingdom to facilitate trade between Benin Kingdom and European nations.

Supreme Court Judgement on Gele-gele.

Behold! The Supreme Court Judgment that affirmed the earlier decision of the Appeal Court Judgment vesting ownership of Gelegele in Benin Kingdom to the Benins.

Oba Ewuare II stops the installation of Pere of Olodiama.

Sunday Vanguard learnt that there had been several attempts to carry out the installation without success following the resistance of the Benin Traditional Council (BTC) which accused the Ijaw people of trying to install a monarch on the soil of Benin without the authorisation of the Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo.