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Oba Eweka II (1914 - 1933) was the son of Oba Ovonramwen who was deposed by the British and exiled to Calabar following the British invasion in Benin kingdom, 1897.


 Ovonramwen died in Calabar in January 1914 and Aiguobasinwin Ovonramwe enthroned as the Oba of Benin on 24 July 1914, taking the name Eweka II after the 12th-century founder of the dynasty and the first Oba of Benin Eweka I.


Eweka II rebuilt the royal palace destroyed and looted by the British in 1897, and reestablished the traditional structure of the kingdom. The royal coral regalia of Ovonramwen seized by the British was returned.
Eweka II also restored the craft guilds, commissioning objects to replaces those looted by the British, and started the Benin Arts and Crafts School. He died in February 1933.

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