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EVENTS OF THE CORONATION WEEK

The Edaiken escorted by Uselu people, leaves Eguae Edaiken(Uselu)for Oredo

6 things we expect to see at the upcoming Benin Coronation

Since the transition of the 38th Oba of Benin, Oba Erediauwa, there has been great anticipation for the coronation of the next in line, His Royal Highness, Crown Prince Ehenede Erediauwa, Edaiken N’Uselu.

BNC faults exclusion of Ovonramwen from centenary awards

BNC, in a statement by its national President, Aiyamenkhue Edokpolo, after a meeting of the group in Benin, recalled that Oba Ovonramwen of Benin Kingdom resisted the British and wondered why his name was excluded from the list of awardees referred to as Heroes of Nigeria.

Group demands return of looted Benin Artifacts.

Edo United for Homeland Empowerment, a Human rights group, with headquarters in Boston Massachusetts is demanding the return by MFA to Benin of all stolen Benin Kingdom artifacts in its possession.

Restoration of the Bight of Benin.

National Confab! Benin National Congress task Edo State delegates to collectively canvass for the restoration of the Bight of Benin.