By Eric Elezuo
Kolade House, Abimbola Awoniyi Estate, Lagos residence of The Iyalaje of Apapa, Princess Toyin Kolade, was a beehive of activities over the weekend as friends, family members, colleagues and well wishers gathered to celebrate her birthday.
The ever smiling philantropist, fondly called Iya Alaje, could not hide her happiness and gratitude to the Most High at the expression of love and support from all those who attended the soiree.
The event which had popular Comedian, Gbenga Adeyinka 1st as MC was attended by such dignitaries as Her Royal Majesty, The Queen of Ife Kingdom, Olori Naomi Silekunola Ogunwusi; Oba Adeleke Idowu, Oba Kayode Awofiranye, Mrs. Idowu Philips a.k.a. Iya Rainbow, Mrs. Lanre Adesina Hassan alias Iya Awero, Secretary, Lagos Chapter, APC, Dr Wale Ahmed, Publisher, Global Excellence Magazine, Mr Mayor Akinpelu, CEO, Flip TV, Mr. Biodun Kupoluyi and wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Fadahunsi, Prince Olawale Cole, Publisher YES! Magazine, Publisher City People Magazine, Mr Seye Kehinde, Chief Azuh Arinze; Editor Ovation Magazine, Mr. Micheal Effiong; Prince Ayoola Shoremiku and his wife, Alhaja Taibat Elemosho-Okesanjo (Montai), Princess Adebimpe Ogunwusi-Jimoh, Publisher, Global Excellence and Princess Folashade Ogunwusi-Fadairo.
Guests were treated to the best of local and international cuisine while good quality entertainment was provided courtesy live performances by Kameleo, Lighter and Vanessa James.
Pix by Ken Ehimen