• Benin kingdom begins tomorrow, 15 days funeral rites for late Oba Erediauwa

    Benin kingdom begins tomorrow, 15 days funeral rites for late Oba Erediauwa

    Exactly 25 days after the Iyase (Prime Minister) of Benin Kingdom, Chief Sam Igbe announced the transition of the Oba of Benin, Omo N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Oba Erediauwa, the palace has announced a 15 days of funeral rites to begin tomorrow May 25 which is Ekioba market day with palace rites and end on Wednesday June 8 an Agbado market day.

    A statement signed by the Secretary, Benin Traditional Council, Frank Irabor, said other palace rites would be held on the […]

  • Ex-IGP, Sunday Adewusi funeral rites starts Tuesday

    Ex-IGP, Sunday Adewusi funeral rites starts Tuesday

    The Ogbomoso Community Foundation says funeral rites for the late Inspector-General of Police, Sunday Adewusi, will commence on Tuesday. This was contained in a statement signed by Amusa Ladiran, the Publicity Secretary of the OCF, and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Ibadan.

    NAN reports that the late IGP and Asiwaju of Ogbomosoland died on January 26 at the National Hospital in Abuja at 80. Adewusi was the IGP from 1981 to 1983, a position he attained at […]