Photos: Ikorodu Crystal Club Royal Visits To Ayangbure, Adeboruwa, Olubeshe

Wale Jagun As part of the activities lined up in commemoration of its 50th anniversary, chieftains and members of the Ikorodu Crystal Club, on Tuesday, January 31,2023, paid courtesy visits to royal palaces in Ikorodu Division. The club, led by its President, Alhaji Olawale Tairu Mohammed Amusa, visited the Ayangbure of Ikorodu, His Royal Majesty, Oba (Engr.) Kabir Adewale Shotobi and the Adeboruwa of Igbogbo, His Royal Majesty, Oba (Barr.) Semiudeen Orimadegun Kasali. During the visitations, members of the club informed the royal fathers of the achievements and impacts of…

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Photos: Ijede, Oke – Eletu Agog As New Eletu Begins Installation Rites

Kunle Adelabu It was a massive and successful outing on Monday, January 9, 2023, as the installation rites of High Chief Adeniyi Omotayo Ajayi as the new Eletu of Oke Eletu, began at the Aniyera Ruling Compound and Osugbo in Ijede, Ijede Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Ikorodu Division, Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria. The new Eletu, who was in all – white attire, first arrived at the Aniyera Ruling House in Ijede where necessary rites were performed after which he paid visit to different sections of the royal compound…

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Photos: Hon. Agunbiade Hosts Family, Friends, Associates At New Year

Kunle Adelabu It was a lovely and fun – filled outing at the home of the Chairman, Nigerian Majority Leaders Forum and the Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Bolanle Agunbiade, as he hosted family members, friends and political associates to a new year party. The ranking lawmaker, who warmly welcomed guests to his home in Ikorodu, also went round the tables from intermittently  to thank them for honoring his invite for the party, while he also ensured that they had a great time. It was an…

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Photos: Glitz, Glamour, Fun At 2022 Ikorodu- Oga Day Grand Finale

Kunle Adelabu Ikorodu came alive again as the community celebrated the 31st edition of the Ikorodu- Oga Day Carnival which is a state recognised festival. Curtain was drawn on the week –  long activities for this year’s celebration at the grand finale which took place at the Ayangbure palace Ikorodu on Saturday, November 19, 2022. The Ayangbure of Ikorodu, His Royal Majesty, Alaiyeluwa (Oba) Engr. Kabir Adewale Shotobi, hosted other royal fathers, state functionaries, eminent personalities, guests, tourists and residents. Members of different clubs, societies and associations in Ikorodu stormed…

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Market & Women Day At Ikorodu – Oga Day Carnival 2022 In Photos

Mariam Akinloye Market men and women on Thursday gathered at the Ayangbure palace to pay homage and also observed the day set aside for them as part of activities earmarked for the celebration of 2022 Ikorodu – Oga Day Carnival. Various markets, artisan groups and others during the day paid homage to the Aayngbure of Ikorodu, Alaiyeluwa (Oba) Engr. Kabir Adewale Shotobi. At the palace were the executives of the Ikorodu – Oga Development Association (IKODASS) led by its Chairman, Mr Rotimi Erogbogbo. Some markets and individuals were presented with…

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Photo News: Transporters Hold Colloquium At 31st Oga Day Carnival

Mariam Akinloye Chieftains of various transport unions in Ikorodu on Monday gathered at the Ayangbure palace to pay homage and observe their own day as part of the activities marking the annual Ikorodu – Oga Day Celebrations. The week – long carnival started on Saturday. The day earmarked for the transport union is tagged, ‘Transporters Colloquium and Fanfare’, always presenting the community the opportunity to interface with the stakeholders in the very important sector. At the fanfare, Mr Rotimi Erogbogbo commended the transporters for their contributions to the social and…

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Photo News: Medical Mission At 31st Ikorodu – Oga Day Celebrations

Mariam Akinloye About 100 residents, both old and young benefited from the free medical mission organized by the Ikorodu –Oga Development Association (IKODASS) as part of the activities commemorating the 31st edition of the annual Ikorodu – Oga Day Carnival. The exercise took place at the Ikorodu Ultra – Modern Town Hall, Ikorodu on Monday, November 14, 2022. It was organised in partnership with Eye Foundation Hospital and others.

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Photos: Ikorodu Monarch, Residents Walk Against Drugs

Kunle Adelabu & Mariam Akinloye Hundreds of residents of Ikorodu today trooped out to keep fit and walk against drugs. The annual ‘Walk for Fitness’ which is themed, ‘Say No To Drugs’ which commenced at the Ikorodu Ultra – Modern Town Hall at 7am moved round the Ikorodu township and terminated at the Ayangbure Palace, where His Royal Majesty, Oba Kabir Adewale Shotobi, the Ayangbure of Ikorodu also joined the IKODASS Chairman, Mr Rotimi Erogbogbo and other participants in the work. The walk was organised by the Ikorodu- Oga Development…

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Photo News: Buhari Confers National Honours On Hon. (Dr.) Abike Dabiri- Erewa, Other Eminent Nigerians

Wale Jagun Hon. (Dr.) Kafayat Abike Dabiri-Erewa OON, Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) was among the distinguished and eminent Nigerians honoured with National Awards by President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, October 11, 2022. The conferment ceremony took place at the International Conference Centre, Abuja.

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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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