The Oba Ewuare II Foundation, a nonprofit organization was established for the purpose of upholding and reviving the cultural values and dignity of the Edo people.
The Oba Ewuare II Foundation has made successful interventions in several areas such as in Edo Language Education and Scholarships, Human Trafficking and Illegal Migration Campaigns, Vocational and Skills Acquisition Training and Feeding the needy.
The cultural displays interwoven in various performances by the foundation on October 23 at the Oba Akenzua II Cultural Centre was part of activities of EDO NAFEST 2019. After the Edo National Anthem, there was a performance foundation music troupe – women adorned in red costume. Shortly after, the state governor, Godwin Obaseki arrived and the Nigerian national anthem was taken. Interestingly, the Oba, like everyone else, stood up for the Nigerian National Anthem, showing that the country is greater than everyone, including the Oba.