10-Year-Old Boy Becomes King In Anambra
A 10-year-old boy, Akubuisi Okonkwo has become the king of Iyiora Anam kingdom in the West Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Okonkwo was crowned on Thursday, January 7, 2020, making him the youngest monarch ever to ascend the throne in the state.
The boy, who will henceforth be addressed as His Royal Highness (Igwe) Olanme II of Iyiora Anam, ascended the throne following the death of his late father, His Royal Highness, Igwe Onyeachonam Okonkwo, the Olame 1 of Iyiora Anam, in December 2020.
His late father was also said to have been the youngest king when he ascended the throne and ruled throughout his life.
The entire community of Iyiora Anam has congratulated the young lad on his coronation.
Meanwhile, many people across the nation have reacted in a different way over the emergence of the minor as the new king.