The Crown Prince of the ancient Benin Kingdom, Prince Eheneden Erediauwa,will be crowned the 39th Oba of Benin in a colourful ceremony in an historic event is going down in the land of the Igodomigodo.

According to oral tradition, it is believed that the ladder used by Igodomigodo to climb down from the sky is still at Ugbekun, the community from where the Ogiso (Sky kings) ruled.

It would indeed be a colorful event as dignitaries from all works of life will grace the occasion including the executive governor of the state.