Billionaire businessman and The Esama of Benin Kingdom, Chief Gabriel Igbinedion, caused a huge stir in the ancient city of Benin when on Friday, March 24th 2017 he presented a seven-month-old Tiger to the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare N’ogidigan II.
Igbinedion said he presented the tiger as a mark of respect to the monarch. Oba Ewuare received the gift from the Esama-and showered the respected Bini Chief with Royal blessings.
The Oba’s palace was agog, as many persons, including chiefs, thronged the venue to catch a glimpse of the tiger. Chief Igbinedion known for his sartorial style and class once again showed that he is force to reckon with, according to many who spoke to our correspondent.