Monday, 25 May 2009
LAST Sunday, friends and associates feted the Publisher of Ovation International magazine, Chief Dele Momodu and his wife, Mrs. Bolaji Momodu, on their recent installation as Bashorun and Yeye Bashorun of Ila Orangun.
The event, which held at the Lagos Oriental Hotel, Lekki, coincided with Momodu’s birthday; so, it turned into an Oye/ Birthday celebration.
According to organisers of the reception, “Chief Momodu’s kindness and service to humanity is being repaid by the enormous goodwill from friends and associates, who have come together to be part of the event by providing complimentary services in various areas from entertainment to logistics.”
Dress code was African prints with a touch of red and most of the dignitaries complied with the code including representatives from Nollywood, the police force, media, the entertainment industry and host of others.
Citation was by Mr. Femi Segun and the night’s comperes were Segun Arinze and Gbenga Adeyinka. Performances were by Sir Shina Peters, Wale Thomson and Adewale Ayuba, while stage management was by Prince Aseperi.
Dudu Productions, Kingsley Ogoro’s Klink Studios, Brian Munro, Sprint Associates, Oriental Hotel, Tremor Perfect Sound Company, Saheeto supported the event, among others.
The event was hosted by Committee of Friends and was packaged by Heartlink Ventures Limited.