Oba of Benin bags Africa Travel 100 Award, joins Ooni of Ife, others

The organiser of Akwaaba African Travel Market, Mr Ikechi Uko has honoured The Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II with the Africa Travel 100 Global Personalities Award in recognition of his cultural and historical upstanding. The award was presented to him at his palace during the just concluded National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST) in Benin City, Edo State. Oba Ewuare II who is the custodian of all Benin Heritage, the Benin Moat and Igue Festival becomes the third monarch to win the award after…

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NAFEST 2019: Culture, sports more united than our politics- Oba of Benin

Photo Caption : HRM, Oba Ewuare II, Oba of Benin, DG, NCAC Otunba Runsewe (right) and other dignitaries during the Royal Golf Tourney in NAFEST 2019 held in Benin City. His Royal Majesty, Oba Ewuare II, Oba of Benin kingdom has observed that while culture and sports have been unifying forces in Nigeria, the story unfortunately has not been the same for politics. The first class monarch was speaking at the Benin Golf Course during the Royal Golf Tourney forming part of activities lined up at the 2019 edition of…

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