His Imperial Majesty Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi (OjajaII) the Ooni of Ife Arole Oodua hereby Commiserates with the Government and the good people of Edo state over the demise of late Omo n’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Erediauwa Oba of Benni.
Edo people, Ile-Ife ,Oduduwa race, Nigeria and the entire African continent will greatly miss him as a respecter and manager of African culture, an embodiment of values, respect, peace, discipline, honesty highly respectable monarch blessed with uncommon enviable character.
Oba Erediawa as the head of the historic Eweka dynasty of the Great Benin kingdom undoubtedly utilized his 37 years on the throne of his forefathers very creditably, remarkably and productively in the management of his people and protection of the globally cherished Benin traditional culture and traditions.
May his gentle soul rest in peace.
Comrade Moses Olafare,
Director of Media and Public Affairs,