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Friday, 29 April 2016

The Oba of Benin Kingdom is dead

Reports from DAILY POST have it that the Oba of Benin, Omo n'Oba Erediauwa Akpolokpolo I, is dead.

The monarch's death was announced few minutes ago by the Iyase of Benin Kingdom, Chief Sam Igbe.

Prior to his death, the traditional ruler of Benin Kingdom in Edo State was reported to have been battling with an unknown illness, which started since last year.