The youngest King in Nigeria is probably an amazing thing in a royal household but whereas, it might be challenging and tiring. Gistbriefly has arranged the names of the youngest Kings In Nigeria In 2023.
Being a young king comes with many challenges and learning; as the Customs and tradition are going to taught and understood by the young King.
It is more challenging when it comes to paying of respect as the aged elders tend to prostrate according to the Yoruba trading and sitting on the ground for Hausa people to someone who is Old enough to be their Grand Child or better still Great Grand Child.
Others find it difficult and tend to resign from the palace while others Continue to bow down for the tradition of the fathers and fore fathers.
The following are the youngest Kings in Nigeria
Youngest Kings In Nigeria 2023
3. HRH Obi Chukwuka Noah Akaeze
The king who ascends the throne of his father in the Ubulu Uku kingdom of aniocha Local government area of Delta State after he died in 2016 was 18 years Old as at the time of his coronation.
He received his staff of office on September 5 2016 from the state government.
He then proceeded to acquire his degree in Law from a university in the United Kingdom in 2019.
He is currently 24 years Old as at 2023.
2. Oba Oloyede Adeyeoba
Oloyede Adeyeoba was crowned the Arujale Okeluse in Ose local Government area of Ondo State.
Oloyede also ascended the throne in 2020 after the death of his Father at the age of 15.
He is a secondary school graduate and wished to continue his education in his state.
He is 17 as at 2023
1. HRH. Akubuisi Okonkwo
Akubuisi Okonkwo who is the youngest King in Nigeria, was crowned king of Iyiora Anam kingdom in Anambra West local government Area of Anambra state on January 7, 2020.
He was 10 Ten years Old as at when he became king after the death of his father.
Akubuisi who is the youngest King in Nigeria is now 12 years Old as at 2023.