Photos: Family Marks 1862 Return Of Late Oba Kosoko To Lagos With Carnival Procession

Kunle Adelabu & Mariam Akinloye The King Kosoko family of Lagos went all out on Thursday, September 16, 2022, to keep residents of Lagos Island awake as they trooped out in large numbers to embark on carnival procession to bring the memory of late Oba back.  The procession, which was part of the activities marking the 160 years of Oba Kosoko back to Lagos after his exile in Epe, tagged, ‘The Return 1860’, covered Ereko, Balogun, Broad Street, Tinubu Square, Nnamdi Azikwe, Idumota. Also, the Olowogbowo Fanty turned out in…

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Photo News: 48 Bursary II Candidates Appear Before IDPIL/GTE Screening Panel

Kunle Adelabu The screening of applicants for the Scholarship and Bursary initiative of the Ikorodu Division Peace Initiative Limited (IDPIL/GTE) continued today. 48 candidates attended the screening scheduled for the Bursary II category at the Leo Regal Event Hall, Olu Odo, Igbogbo. The Executive Secretary of IDPIL/GTE, Otunba Ganiyu Abiru, again, led the interview alongside with Hon. (Mrs) Adebimpe Akinsola, Chairman, Scholarship and Bursary Committee, Mr Taiwo Hassan, Secretary of the Committee, while Col. Titi Onafowokan and Alhaji Luqman Shonibare were also in attendance. The Bursary award is divided into…

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Photos: Adeboruwa, His Olori, Eminent Personalities Grace Alhaji Sulaimon Adekunle’s Birthday Bash In Igbogbo

Kunle Adelabu The Adeboruwa of Igbogbo, His Royal Majesty, Oba Semiudeen Orimadegun Kasali and other eminent personalities on Monday attended birthday celebration of Alhaji Sulaimon Adekunle, the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Sula Delicious Bread. The birthday bash took place at the Sula Bread factory located along the Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Way, Igbogbo, on Monday, August 1, 2022. Also at the event are Olori Kafayat Omolara Kasali, wife of the Adeboruwa, Alhaja Sulaimon Adekunle, wife of the celebrant, Mr Titolope Andu Balogun, Chairman, Igbogbo Day Planning Committee, Mr Idris Adeshina,…

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Photos: Kith & Kin Schools Stage ‘Ikorodu Oga’ Play To Commemorate 25th Anniversary

Kunle Adelabu The Ayangbure of Ikorodu, His Royal Majesty, Oba (Engr.) Kabir Adewale Shotobi, Sekumade of Ipakodo,His Royal Majesty, Oba Bashir Sotonwa, eminent personalities and traditional chiefs across lkorodu, on Friday, July 29, 2022, gathered at the Ikorodu Town Hall to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Kith & Kin Educational Schools (KKES). The anniversary was celebrated with a stage play tìtled, ‘Ikorodu Oga’, and the event gave students, their parents and guests that filled the massive hall to its capacity, a memorable evening. Asipa Kaoli Olatunji Olusanya, the Chief…

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Photo: Oloja – Elect Hosts Kosoko Wives, Others

Jare Babatunde The annual Ileya party usually comes up every second Sunday after Ileya. The Oloja – elect of Ereko, Lagos, Prince Abiola Kosoko, on Sunday, July 17, 2022, hosted wives of Kosoko Princes and others for the 2022 Ileya festival, at his Ebute – Iga home in Ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Ikorodu Division, Southwest, Nigeria. Prince Kosoko thanked chieftains of the family, wives, workers, friends and associates for their support and for honouring his invitations. There were enough foods and drinks for guests while gift…

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Photos: Ayangbure, Abirus, Lagos Majority Leader, Others Observe Eid Prayer At Newly Rehabilitated Ground In Ikorodu

Kunle Adelabu The Ayangbure of Ikorodu, His Royal Majesty, Oba Kabir Shotobi on Monday joined the Grand Chief Imam of Ikorodu Division, Sheikh (Alhaji) Chief Imam Seifudeen Ayinla Ademoritan Olowo-Oribi and hundreds of Muslim faithful in Ikorodu to observe 2022 edition of the Eid – El – Fitr celebration in Ikorodu at the newly rehabilitated and upgraded eid ground. Also at the praying ground are Sen. Mikhail Abiru, Senator representing the Lagos East Senatorial District and the sole sponsor of the rehabilitated Ikorodu Central Mosque Eid Ground, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade,…

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Eid – El – Fitr Prayer At Oriwu Central Mosque Ground In Photos

Kunle Adelabu His Eminence, Sheikh Yahya Olorunosebi Oshoala Ajagbemokeferi (As – Samadani), today, led members of the Oriwu Central Mosque, Ikorodu, in observing the Eid – el – Fitr prayers after 30 days of fasting. Faithful assembled at the Oriwu Central Mosque Praying Ground at Shamsideen, Ikorodu, as others did all over the world.

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Photos: Adeboruwa, Igbogbo Chief Imam, Perm Sec, Other Dignitaries Observe Eid Prayer

Kunle Adelabu As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to celebrate this year’s Eid-el-Fitr, THE IMPACT brings you photos of how important dignitaries Igbogbo/Baye Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Ikorodu Division, Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria,  among who were His Royal Majesty, Oba (Barr.) Semiudeen Orimadegun Kasali, Chief Imam of Igbogbo/Bayeku LCDA, Fadeeahtul -Sheikh Al – Imam Dhikrullah Abdulahi Andu (Tanimose),, Permanent Secretary, Office of the Special Adviser to the Governor, Mr Kasali, Alakoso Adinni, Igbogbo Central Mosque and CEO, Sula Bakery, Alhaji Kunle Ayokunle among others celebrated the end…

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