Tshola Emiko Crowned Ogiame Atuwatse III (photos/Video)

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By Mukwuzi Joseph

Prince Tsola Emiko has been crowned the 21st Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III.

The ceremony took place at Ode-Itsekiri, the ancestral home of the Itsekiris in Delta state. One of the high points of the event was the selection of a ceremonial sword by the Olu while being blindfolded. He picked the sword with the title, Atunwase. His father was ATuwatse II.

Before the coronation, a boat regatta was held to the admiration of all in attendace.

Dignitaries at the ceremony include the Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege, Ooni of Ife, Oba Ogunwusi, deputy Governor of Edo state Phillip and many others.

Olu Of Warri: Tshola Emiko Crowned Ogiame Atuwatse III (photos/Video)
Olu Of Warri: Tshola Emiko Crowned Ogiame Atuwatse III (photos/Video)
Olu Of Warri: Tshola Emiko Crowned Ogiame Atuwatse III (photos/Video)
Olu Of Warri: Tshola Emiko Crowned Ogiame Atuwatse III (photos/Video)
Olu Of Warri: Tshola Emiko Crowned Ogiame Atuwatse III (photos/Video)
Olu Of Warri: Tshola Emiko Crowned Ogiame Atuwatse III (photos/Video)
Olu Of Warri: Tshola Emiko Crowned Ogiame Atuwatse III (photos/Video)
Olu Of Warri: Tshola Emiko Crowned Ogiame Atuwatse III (photos/Video)

See a video from his crowning below




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