Photo News: Tributes Galore For Pa Owolabi At ‘Legendary Night of Honour’

Kunle Adelabu It was tributes galore for late Pa Olatunji Owolabi as media guru, important personalities, journalists, as well as residents of Ikorodu gathered to honor the late veteran broadcaster at an event tagged, ‘Legendary Night of Honour’, organized to celebrate the life and times of the deceased. Also in attendance were late veteran broadcaster’s widow, children and family members who were invited to partake in the event. The historic event, which was the first of its kind to be organised by journalists in Ikorodu in honor of a dead…

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Royal Father, Lawmakers, Top Dignitaries Honour Queen Mobisola Hassan At 60th Birthday Celebration

Kunle Adelabu Royal father, honourabe and distinguished Federal and State lawmakers and top dignitaries were among eminent personalities that joined Queen Mobisola Hassan, the mother of Bashir Hassan, popularly known as ‘General Bashexy’, a foremost community activist, record label owner, social and public commentator and a senior legislative aide to Hon. Wale Raji, the Representative of the Epe Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, as she celebrated her 60th birthday. The royal, glamorous and colourful birthday celebration, which was held at Mikkson Onas Event hall, along Bola Ahmed Tinubu/Igbogbo…

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Photos News: Lakunle Ologuro Celebrates Yeye Agunbiade

Jare Olukotun Lakunle Ologuro, an emerging palm wine (popularly called ‘Emu’ in local parlance) outfit, on Thursday, June 30, 2020, gathered members of the Onward Movement of Nigeria, the political machinery of the Majority Leader of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. S.O.B Agunbiade, and others to celebrate the birthday  of Chief (Mrs) Adeola Agunbiade, the Yeye Agunbiade of Ikorodu Kingdom. The funfilled event took place at the Constituency office of Hon. Agunbiade located along  Ikorodu Grammar school,  Ota-Ona, Ikorodu. While there were a lot to eat, Lakunle Ologuro…

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Ikorodu LGEA Education Secretary: Commendations As Oduloye Completes 10 Year Term, Hands Over To Acting Education Secretary

Kunle Adelabu It was commendations galore as Hon. (Lion) Austen Taiwo Oduloye, on Friday, January 24, 2020, completed his ten years tenure as the Education Secretary of the Ikorodu Local Government Education Authority (LGEA). At his Final Day in office/Pen-Down ceremony held at the Teachers’ House, situated within the premises of Methodist Primary School, Ikorodu, were traditional rulers, political leaders, retired and serving Permanent Secretaries, retired Education Secretaries, Head of Schools, senior education officers, teachers and families members who showered encomiums and commendations on the retired top education officer. At…

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Onyabo Leader, Wife Installed As Akogun, Yeye Akogun Of Batoroland

Wale Jagun It was a well-deserved honour for the leader of Onyabo Vigilance group, Ikorodu Division Command, Chief Muh. Jamiu Remilekun Olanrewaju Olabinjo, when he was honoured with a warrior title, ‘Akogun’ by the traditional ruler of Batoro town in Shagamu, His Royal Highness, Oba Sulaimon Adekunle Odeyemi, Dosumu II, the Lowa-Ibu of Batoro Sagamu in Ogun State. Chief Olabinjo, who is the Second-in-Command of the Onyabo Vigilance group that has been combating crimes and criminalities across Ikorodu division and also supplying the conventional security arms with intelligence report, was…

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Master Idris Ahmed Emerges First ‘A Day King’ In Ikorodu

Kunle Adelabu -4 best pupils  in 2018/19 Placement Secondary School Exam in Ikorodu awarded scholarship Young master Idris Ahmed from Itunshokun in Ikorodu Local Government has emerged as the first ‘A day King’ in Ikorodu in a contest that was held at the 3rd edition of the Olori Kudirat Shotobi Christmas Party for the children. The colourful and engaging party, which  was attended by hundreds of pupils from various  primary schools in Ikorodu, was held at the Oba Salaudeen Oyefusi Pavilion located within the Ayangbure palace in Ikorodu on Tuesday,…

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Oriwu College Class of 1994 Celebrates 25th Graduation Anniversary

Jare Olukotun Members of the 1994 Set of the premier college in Ikorodu Division, Oriwu College, Ikorodu, on Saturday, December 21, 2019, gathered to celebrate the silver jubilee of their graduation from the school. The colourful event took place at Party Event Hall, Igbe Road in Igbogbo, Ikorodu Division. Prince Segun Oyefusi, Chairman of the set, in his welcome address, welcomed members to the anniversary get-together and stated that the occasion called for reflection on how far God has taken members of the set in life after their graduation. He…

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The Factor Honours Hon. Benson, Otunba Abiru, Other Eminent Individuals As Pillars

Hon. Babajimi Benson, member of the House of Representatives, Otunba Ganiyu Abiru, Chairman, Ikorodu-Oga Development Association (IKODASS) are among prominent individuals in Ikorodu that were honoured on Friday, December 21, 2019, as Pillars of the factor at a well-attended even Others honoured at the maiden edition of The Factor Pillars’ Night held at the Corridor, 27 Olubi Street, Ikorodu were Dr Taiwo Hassan, Medical Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Ebute-Metta Comprehensive Health Centre, Ebute-Metta, Lagos, Otunba Saheed Ibikunle, member of the Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board (LSUBEB), Dr Olasunkanmi…

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Ikorodu Honours Olasubomi Iginla-Aina, First Ikorodu Indigene To Receive MBE

Kunle Adelabu The ancient town of Ikorodu in Ikorodu Division of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria, has produced many illustrious sons and daughters who has made giant strides locally and internationally and received recognition in diverse fields of human endeavours but none has been so honoured with Member of the British Empire (MBE) by the Queen of England. This was what made the reception in honour of Mrs Olasubomi Iginla-Aina, MBE and the ‘Omomurewale’ of Ikorodu Kingdom, at the Ayangbure palace on Friday, December 14, 2019, an auspicious occasion which was…

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Hon Benson Fetes Constituents At End Of Year Get-Together Party, Gives Out 4 Cars

Kunle Adelabu In his usual character, Hon Babajimi Benson, the Representative of the Ikorodu Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, and his political machinery, iCare foundation, on Friday, November 14, 2019, feted his constituents as a way of thanking them for their support for his representation.  At the well-attended event tagged, ‘End of Year Get-Together’, were political chieftains, military officers, community leaders, political office holders across Ikorodu division, social media influencers among others.  The occasion, which was also used to solicit for continuous support and cooperation from the constituents,…

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