The invasion also saw the King of Benin referred to as the Oba; Oba Ovonramwen exiled to far away Calabar a coastal town east of Benin. The Invasion and Expedition also featured the massive looting of precious artifacts by the British and their eventual shipping to England.
Valentine is here again! and of course love is in the air! There is something about February 14th that is spectacular. For those who are not in any relationship, this aura might not be felt; but for the lovers, there is a sense of belonging when Valentine’s day comes.