OMO N'OBA N'EDO UKU AKPOLOKPOLO
OBA EREDIAUWA CFR
OBA OF BENIN
The Benin Cultural Heritage Center was incorporated with the Corporate Affairs Commission of Nigeria on the 24th of June 2009 with the following members as Board of Trustees (shown above to the right)
To promote the unity of the Benins
To revive the Benin Language and culture.
To promote the learning and documentation of Benin History and Literature.
To promote Benin arts, sports and tourism.
To promote empowerment of the Benin woman.
To encourage and promote the education of the girl child.
To promote technical education, skill acquisition and scholarship for the Benin youth.
To promote leadership training for Benin youths.
To sensitize the Benin to invest in Agriculture, commerce, industries and self help infrastructural projects.
To encourage the Benins’ in diaspora to invest in the industrial and commercial development of the Benin land.
To promote urbanization of the Benin villages.
To give Awards and recognition to outstanding scholarship and contribution to the development of the Benin kingdom.
Look to the left and download our constitution for more information.
Committees and Sub-committees
The BCHC is made up of various committees and sub-committees which you can view on the right:
BCHC is well aware that there are other Benin Culture-based associations, foundations, clubs, Institutes, etc, which functions may overlap in parts with those of BCHC. Such overlaps will not cause any frictions or rivalries. On the contrary BCHC, in line with its policy, shall complement and/or support such bodies to move the Race forward