Traditional Wedding Planning in Edo State (2024)

Nestled in the south of Nigeria lies Edo State, a place where tradition runs deep and weddings are celebrations bursting with color and joy. If you’re dreaming of a traditional Edo wedding, get ready for an unforgettable experience! Here’s a guide to make your special day a beautiful reflection of Edo’s rich heritage: Start with … Read more

Okomu National Park Benin City, Edo State

Okomu National Park, Edo State: Have you heard about Okomu National Park in Benin City? If you are wondering what the Okomu National park is or just wants to know more about the the Park then continue reading… The Okomu National Park is situated to the north-west of the ancient city of Benin, Okomu National … Read more

Ada And Eben Sceptre As Symbols of Authority in Benin

Ada and Eben usually referred to as Ada vbe Eben by the Binis are symbols of authority used in the Benin Kingdom. People mistakenly confuse Ada and Eben for swords; they are not swords. Ada and Eben were introduced to Igodomigodo during the Ogiso dynasty. Benin was formerly called Igodomigodo. According to history, it was … Read more

The 18 Local Governments in Edo State

The Local Governments in Edo State/ breakdown of the Edo local government areas and Headquarters. Edo State is the heart beat of Nigeria (Slogan). There are Eighteen (18) Local Government Areas (LGA) and 193 Wards in Edo State. The 18 Local Government areas share 4 ethnic groups. The four ethnic groups in Edo Statee are … Read more

Benin Art – History And Origin of Benin Art (Updated)

The Benin Art is our topic for today and Our team is sure you will find it interesting. According to history, Benin Art originated from the powerful ancient Benin kingdom, located in the south-south region of Nigeria. Benin Art is also known as Court Art because it was discovered at the king’s palace and majorly … Read more

The Different Tribes in Edo State (Simplified)

We have introduced you to the 18 local Government areas in Edo State. We also shared Edo Postal codes and Names. Right now, we the Edoaffairs team will unleash the different tribes in Edo State. In Edo State, there are five major ethnic groups- Bini (Edo), Afemai, Esan, Owan and Akoko-Edo. However, Bini-speaking people occupy … Read more