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10th Edition of Ghigho Aghofen – Orugbo Community

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Itsekiri men

As anticipation mounts in the cultural heartland of Aghofen Warri, the 10th edition of Ghigho Aghofen is poised to unfold on June 15th, 2024, within the majestic confines of the Palace of the Olu of Warri Kingdom. This landmark occasion heralds a new chapter as the esteemed Efurokpe community gracefully concludes their tenure, and the spotlight shifts to the venerable Orugbo community.

Nestled in the bustling creeks of Warri South, Orugbo community stands as a beacon of tradition and resilience, situated in close proximity to the cherished Ode-Itsekiri community. As they prepare to assume the guardianship of the Palace watch, Orugbo community embodies the essence of continuity and cultural heritage, poised to uphold the esteemed legacy of their predecessors.

Against the backdrop of rich tradition and timeless customs, guests are invited to immers themselves in the warmth and hospitality of Orugbo community during this pivotal moment. The 10th edition of Ghigho Aghofen promises to be a celebration of unity, heritage, and the enduring spirit of the Warri Kingdom, as the torch of stewardship passes seamlessly from one community to the next.


Ogiame Atuwatse III, the Olu of Warri


Olu of Warri Palace, Aghofen Warri
Olu of Warri Palace, Aghofen Warri
Warri, Delta State Nigeria
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