Nigerian Traditional Rulers Meet With Prince Charles in Abuja

The Prince of Wales, Charles, Tuesday held a meeting with traditional rulers in Nigeria.

The meeting held at the residence of the British High Commissioner, Paul Arkwright, in Abuja.

Traditional rulers present include the Ooni of Ife, Sultan of Sokoto, Emir of Kano, Obi of Onitsha, Etsu Nupe, Oba of Benin and Shehu of Borno.

Prince Charles who is on a three-day visit to Nigeria was accompanied by his wife, Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall has made three previous official visits to Nigeria in 1990, 1999 and 2006, although it is the first visit of the Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla to the country.

Important issues were raised during the meeting including the long pressing issue of artifacts reportedly stolen away from from Nigeria!