Eheneden Erediauwa Has been Crowned as Oba Ewuare II of Benin Kingdom. Former Crown Prince Eheneden Erediauwa, was crowned yesterday October 20,2016 as the 39th Oba of Benin.
He is now to be called Oba Ewuare II of Benin Kingdom.
The Former Crown Prince, Eheneden Erediauwa, born in 1953, He has a B.A. in economics and sociology from the University of Wales, and a member of the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs.
He served as a former Nigerian Ambassador to both Norway and Angola. Since 1987 he has been active in leading positions within the Nigerian business community, especially the gas and oil industries.
He was formally installed as the Edaiken of Uselu, Benin Kingdom on March 12, 2016, thus making him the next Oba after completing the traditional rites.
Prince Eheneden is married to three wives: Princess Iroghama, (Obazuaye N’Erie), Princess Iyayiota, (Obazuwa N’Erie) Princess Ikpakpa (Ohe N’Erie).