How did Benin’s imperial structure develop?
·The structure within Edo – town chiefs and palace chiefs
·The structure within the villages – Odiunwere and Onogie and the council of elders
·The relationship between Edo and the villages
1. Pictorial diagram showing the imperial structure and the relationship between Edo and the provinces
E-Book: pp.42 – 43
Thesis: The Military System of Benin Kingdom Chs 3 and 4 Author: Osarhieme Osadolor
The Hierarchy at Court (Art Institute Chicago)