By Tayo Oyediji
It was an array of important dignitaries from all walks of life when Oba Oniru of Iruland, Oba Idowu Abiodun Oniru turned 80. The first class monarch who never looked age 80 literarily shut down the whole of Victoria Island and Lekki axis for his colourful celebration.
The party which witnessed a massive turn out of guests was a 3-day celebration which started with different prayers from Sunday, 3rd Sept, Monday 4th Sept and the grand finale was on Wednesday 6th Sept, 2017. Many celebrities turned out in lovely multicolor Ankara aso-ebi matched with white headgear for the event.
The women did not disappoint as not only did they wear the Aso-Ebi and gele for the day but their necks did all the talking with expensive jewelries which further showed their class and status. You will not except less of such because of the status of the monarch and his party was simply a show of wealth affluence. They all looked glamorous in it.
The multi colored aso-ebi did justice to guests outfit as it came out nice on everyone. Even some of the celebrant’s children wore the Ankara. Many shonein their different styles and matched it with statement jewelries. Amongst those that were at the party who dazzled in the Aso-Ebi were; Otun Yeyeoge of Lagos, Kofo Adebutu, Joko Adeusi, Lagos Dep Gov. Sarah Sosan, Iyalode Alaba Lawson, Queen Ayo Balogun, Lagos Society Woman, Sade Balogun, Alhaja Noimot Okoya, Princess Adewunmi Aromire Ojora, Princess Adedolapo Onimole, Princess Bashua T, Alhaja Omolara Bashua, Doyin Ogbara, Bisi fowora, Alhaja Mosun Masha, Abike Dabiri, Alhaja Fatima Adegunwa, TK Fashion, Alhaja Kuburat Akube, Alhaja Umaru Saro, Chief Mrs Similola Adegbite, Chief Mrs. Funmi Adedeji, Mrs Moji Adegbite, Mrs Gbemi Kamson, Mrs Laide Asharonbi, Olori Titi Akiolu, Olori Fadeke Akiolu, Olori Olanike Akiolu, Olori Kudirat Akiolu, Princess Modinat Ajasa, Mrs. Ibitola Odunsi, Mrs Barbara Akomolafe, Mrs. Sola Ogunowo, Mrs. Adebimpe Giwa, Chief Mrs.
Funmi Daramola, Olori Abimbola Dosunmu, Alhaja Latifat Bakare, Ify Bagostowe, Ngozi Kwentua, Alhaja Basirat Ajadi Bello, Alhaja Olayide Akande, Bisola Hair, Olatundun Sanusi, Olori Aborishade, Olori Ashabi Ojora, Olori Opeoluwa Titilayo, Olori Obanikoro Kuburat, Olori Daleko, Abiodun Olaiya, Mrs. Abosede Akingbogun, Chief Mrs Olufunke Alaba Oniru, Hon Shade Kolawole, Christianah Hassan, Funke Adigun, Yemisi Baniwo, Yinka Andre, Lolade Ayotunde, Oluwatoyin Sofowora, Alhaja AS Fashola, Mrs. Ronke Sanni, Alhaja MB Ramos, Mrs Adun Muse, Fatima Murtala Mohammed, Ojoma Ocheja Sanusi, Hon Adijat Adeleye, Chief Registrar, Lagos High Court, Abiola Soladoye, Alhaja Laide Akande, Basirat Ajadi Bello, Hon. Opeyemi Oke, Hon. Toyin Taiwo, Hon Olayinka, Hon. Lawal Akapo, Hon. Bisi Akinlade, Hon. Sheri Solebo and many others.