Oba of Benin’s 5th wife delivered of quadruplets


Princess (Oloi) Esosa, the fifth wife of the Oba of Benin, Omo N’ Oba N’ Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II gave birth to three princes and a princess.

News of the safe delivery was broken at 4:57 pm yesterday setting off  jubilation at the palace. The Oba expressed appreciation to God Almighty and the ancestors for the abundant blessings.

The traditional ruler welcomed his first  prince  on  the throne in May 2020 from Princess (Oloi) Iyayota.

The Presiding Priest of the Holy Aruosa Cathedral, in Benin, Ohen-Osa Igbinoghodua Edebiri, offered prayers to God for good health, wisdom and guidance for the quadruplets, their parents and other members of the Benin royal family.

While the celebration was ongoing, members of national executive of Immaculate Conception College (ICC), Benin, the Oba of Benin’s alma-mater, also identified with the monarch and the Benin royal family on the safe delivery of the quadruplets.


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