As Over 2,000 Celebrity Women Prepare
This December is surely a month to remember as curtains over Lagos Owambe and shindigs are not down yet. Of course, there are fewer than 9days to round off year 2019, but there are 8 major parties that will literally shut down Lagos social space in the last 9 days of the year.
Already, celebrities have been talking about the parties as the countdown has started, while some have bought aso-ebi to ensure attendance of all the 8 Owambe of the moment. Eko for Show as it is fondly said; over 2000 celebrity women will storm the major parties, of course, many have booked make-up artists, while many Lagos celebrity designers will be smiling to their banks as the year unfolds to a close.
Do you want to hear about the parties? Let’s start by telling you that Mrs Atinuke Lounge, a top Lagos Island fabric dealer of note, fondly called Iya Enny, will throw a grand party, in Lagos come December 27th. The Ceo of Antilog Fabrics will be throwing a talk of the town party to mark her birthday. As you are reading this, over 1,000 celebrity women have bought a special aso-ebi, while some selected friends have bought the special aso-ijo. Alhaji Lounge, the handsome husband of the celebrator, is a successful business man in Lagos and he hails from Ikorodu. He is also leaving no stone unturned to make sure that the party is a talk of the town. A popular fuji artiste has already been booked to perform at the event.
“Ayinke as she is fondly called will be supported by many of her friends and business associates like Alhaja Mufuti Savage, Alhaja Oyinlomo Danmole, Alhaja Alimot Shadiat Iya Oyo, Alhaja Sherifat Olugbode, Alhaja Folasade Fashad, Alhaja Abiola Abebi, Alhaja Idera Titilayo, Alhaja Alarape, Alhaja Ruka Olarenwaju(Daughter of Alhaja Mogbojubola Onisiga), to mention a few.
Another big party in December which will shake the Lagos social scene in the last 8days of December is the wedding of the beautiful daughter of Mrs Keji Adunni Atoyegbe, a top Lagos fabric dealer, who is the best friend of Alhaja Modupeola Shineshine. Her daughter, who is one of the top young celebrity designers, will be signing the dotted lines with her beau. The engagement will have a popular Fuji musician on the stage and he will make sure all guests would be on their feet throughout the duration of the party. The weeding will take place on the 29th of December, while the white wedding will take place at the first weekend of January. Otunba Kunle Atoyegbe, the father of the bride, is also coming in with his large number of friends. Don’t forget that the celebrity couple are very popular on Lagos social scene., They were so popular that K1 sang a popular lyric to praise them. You can’t forget that lyric: “Kunle Kunle, Aotyegbe, Shakiru Ishola, Anu Oluwa koma ba e”(Ishola Shakiru Atoyegbe). More than, 1000 celebrity ladies like Alhaja Fatimo Opere, Alhaja Bola Ogunsnaya, Alhaja Olaide Olohunwa, Alhaja Jimkem, Alhaja Mogbojubola Onisiga, Yeye Bewaji Ayo Julius, Alhaja Lady B Custard, Alhaja Risikat Kolex Odunmosun, Mrs Rosemary Osipitan to mention few will honour her.
One party, which over 500 celebrity women haven’t stopped talking about at the moment is the 60th birthday of Alhaji Savage, the Bobajoko of Lagos and handsome hubby of Alhaja Mufuti Savage . Alhaja Mufuti is from the popular “Katiku Saluwala” family of Lagos Island, while her husband is the grandson of the first son of Aare of Lagos, the Late Tiamiyu Savage. He was so rich, influential and popular that a street was named after him on Lagos Island. The Savage, who are known for not throwing small parties, will not use aso-ebi this time round. The dress theme is Trendy Kfatan and many will be rocking eye-catching collections of luxury Kaftan. Many of her friends like Otunba Folasade Risikiyat Adunni, Alhaja Kudirat Danmole, Alhaja Morufat Shabi, will be supporting their friend of over 40years.They would come along with many of their friends like Mrs Alli Balogun, Mrs Bimbo Pitan, Alhaja Risi, Alhaja Risikat Kolex, Olori Risikat Adams, Alhaja Sherifat OLugbode to mention a few to honour her.
Perhaps, you haven’t been told about Mrs Dayo Balogun aka “Elle Balo”, that stylish Canada-based ebony pretty woman whose husband, Mr Balogun, is turning 50 on Christmas eve. Her hubby will be 50. The party will parade over 100 female celebrities as Mrs Lolalde of Statement Fabrics has already supplied the black-and-gold aso-ebi, while many of Mrs Dayo BALOGUN’s friends like Hajia Yetunde BALOGUN, Mrs Wale Saranda, among many others, will be there to show her love. Funke Bucknor of Zaphire event has already been paid for the December 25th birthday.
Ebony Pretty and plus size Mrs Tai Benson from the popular Benson family of Ikorodu will also be shutting down Lagos come December 27th, which is the same date that Mrs Tinuke Lounge, will mark her 60th birthday. The ebony pretty Lagos business woman will hold 40days Fidau prayer for her late mum, the Late Alhaja Sikirat Amoke Benson and Ebenezer Obey has been handsomely paid to perform. This ebony pretty woman, who is very close to many Lagos Island fabric merchants will be supported by her friend, Mrs. Seki Steven. The event will parade over 500 stylish Lagos celebrity women of note.
Do you know that Mrs Bimpe Suleiman, one of the popular Lagos society women is turning 50th come December 27th in Lagos? She is one of the close friends of Alhaja Taibat Elemosho Okesanjo and she is leaving no stone unturned to make sure that the event is grand. Mrs Bimpe Suleiman fondly called Alhaja Happy is married to Alhaji Adeyinka Sulieman, one of the top Tx consultants for the high and mighty in Lagos. Her 50th birthday will come up on December 27th in Lagos and many of her friends like Mrs Abimbola Martins, Mrs OMotunde Dosumu, Ayinde Orogun, to mention a few, will be honouring her.
Ask within Lagos social scene, you will be told that Bola Texaco, the wife of Ogun bizman and oil and gas big boy, Kunle Texaco, needs little or no introduction. She is one of the closest friends of Hajia Aishat Bolarinwa, the wife of Kwara APC chairman. Bola literally shut down Lagos yesterday Sunday, 22nd of December to remember her Late Mum and many of her friends like Mrs Jokotade. Adeusi among others honoured her. As you are reading this , over 1,000 female celebrities spotted the 10k Ankara aso-ebi for the party . Popular Event planner, Golditsolution, coordinated the event.