The Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba N’Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, and his fifth wife, Princess Queen Aisosa Ewuare II have welcomed a set of quadruplets, three boys and a girl.
The Ob revealed this by 4:57 p.m at his palace on Friday, August 6, in Benin City, amidst jubilation by guests.
The monarch paid tribute to God Almighty and the ancestors for the blessing.
The secretary, Benin Traditional Council, Frank Irabor, in a statement said;
“May the Lord God Almighty and our ancestors protect mother and the Quadruplets in good health and bless them with long life. We congratulate our beautiful, elegant and amiable Queen, her Royal highness Queen Aisosa Ewuare for a safe delivery and pray that this happy occasion shall berth more blessings for her, the Palace and the entire Benin kingdom. A date for the naming ceremony would be announced later.”
See statement below: