It is not to be confused with Benin , the modern-day nation-state. The Benin Kingdom was "one of the oldest and most highly developed states in the coastal hinterland of West Africa ". It was formed around the 11th century AD",  and lasted until it was annexed by the British Empire in The original people and founders of the Benin Kingdom, the Edo people , were initially ruled by the Ogiso Kings of the Sky who called their land Igodomigodo. The first Ogiso Ogiso Igodo , wielded much influence and gained popularity as a good ruler.
History of Ondo state (Before and After Creation till date)
It is third-largest city in Nigeria after Lagos and Kano , with a total population of 3,, as of , and over 6 million people within metropolitan area. It is the country's largest city by geographical area. At the time of Nigeria's independence in , Ibadan was the largest and most populous city in the country, and the second most populous in Africa behind Cairo. Ibadan had been the centre of administration of the old Western Region since the days of the British colonial rule, and parts of the city's ancient protective walls still stand to this day.
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