Oba of Benin: Jubilation as fifth wife delivers quadruplets

Oba of Benin: Jubilation as fifth wife delivers quadruplets

The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II has welcomed a set of quadruplets from his fifth wife, Queen (Oloi) Aisosa Ewuare II into the Benin Royal Family.

Specifically, Oba Ewuare made the announcement at his palace on Friday in Benin amidst jubilation from guests.

Equally important, the Oba of Benin had welcomed his first infant prince in May 2020. This came after he ascended the throne of his forebears as the 40th Oba of Benin from her Royal Highness; Queen (Oloi) Iyayota Ewuare II.

Also, the sexes of the quadruplets who are yet to be named comprise three infant princesses and an infant prince.

The monarch paid tribute to God Almighty and the ancestors for the blessing.

Also, the presiding priest of the oldest West African Church, better known as Holy Aruosa Church; Ohen-Osa Igbinoghodua Edebiri, offered prayers to God of wisdom and guidance for the newborns.

Queen (Oloi) Aisosa Ewuare II is the youngest among the wives of the Benin king.

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The brief ceremony coincided with the visit of national executives of Immaculate Conception College, ICC, Benin which is the Oba’s Alma-mater. The group was led by John Osa- Omoregie who thanked the king for his support towards the development of the school; even as he called for more support.

The spokesperson of the Lagos State Police Command, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, has been replaced.

CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu has replaced CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi as the Lagos Police Command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO).

This is to take immediate effect following the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba’s approval of the posting of Adejobi to the Force Public Relations Department, Force Headquarters, Abuja.

This was disclosed in a statement signed by Adejobi.

The statement revealed that before his present posting as the PPRO Lagos; Ajisebutu was the Second-in-Command, Area E Festac Area Command, Lagos State.

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