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Nigeria's new Oba of Benin: The coronation of a lifetime. Credit: punchng.com

Nigeria's new Oba of Benin: The coronation of a lifetime (Photos)

The rainy season is supposed to be over in Nigeria, but on Thursday just before midnight, torrential rain and crackling lightning let loose over Benin City.

Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the new Ooni of Ife, will be one of the youngest traditional rulers in Nigeria

New Yoruba king named in Nigeria: 40-year old Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi named Ooni of Ife

A 40-year-old accountant has been named the new Ooni of Ife – a revered monarch in south-west Nigeria.