The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated the new Oba of Benin, Ewuare II on his ascension to the throne.
Newly crowned 40th Monarch of the Benin kingdom Oba Ewuare II walks to perform a rite during his coronation in Benin City, AFP PHOTO
The party, via a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, on Thursday in Abuja, wished the Oba a successful tenure.
“With his vast experience in public administration and international relations, we believe he will bring this to bear in further development of the ancient Benin Kingdom.”
The party also congratulated him on his 63rd birthday which coincided with the coronation.
“We wish him long life on the throne and all the best in life as he pilots the affairs of his kingdom, Benin.”