Talking about one Lagos society patriarch who remains stylish despite being in his 80s, then Premier Lotto boss, Chief Kessington Adebutu, the Asoju Oba of Lagos, name will pop up. The Ijebu-born Lagos billionaire is one of the personalities that have always come first in the Style department. Everything about him speaks Style and Luxury. If you are opportune to meet him at any social function, the first thing that will strike you about him is his sartorial elegance`. He is one Lagos billionaire who has style and finesse.
Only few men like Chief Adebukunola Adebutu are considered truly stylish. Many can be thought of as well dressed. This is because he doesn’t follow the crowd. He is also not one of those who believe that appearance and clothing is a woman’s world. His style is always original. He wears best collections of attire that is strictly Luxury. His Laces are not the regular Swiss Lace you find in any store.
Sighting him from afar, you will begin to argue his age. You can never get it right. This is because he doesn’t look an each his age. He doesn’t use glasses while reading. And his memory is so intact. Walking past the Asoju Oba, you will begin to perceive the smell of his expensive Perfume. He has a rich collection. You will also notice his smile which always melts hearts. Of course the stylish man has eyes for his wife, Otun Yeye Oge, Chief Kofoworola Adebutu. They are always a hot item together on Lagos social scene.
He loves flowing Agbada which he always sews with luxury Voile laces. His favourite colour is White or Cream. Of course he loves wearing suits but it is always to official and corporate occasions. As an Ijebu big man, he loves his flowing Agbada. He has been making use of the same tailor for years.
Another thing you can`t help but notice on the Asoju Oba is his long navel neck chain. Only few rich men have that rich collection of Gold filled with diamond jewellery. He doesn’t buy his chains from regular jewellery shops. He travels to Italy to get his chains hand produced. They are strictly customised for him. He always sketches his jewellery designs for his Jeweller to interprete and this is why you hardly see what he wears on any other celebrity rich man. It is always customised, strictly for him, as it is made from the scratch. It is the same jeweller that handles his jewellery that handles that of his wife, Yeye Oge Kofoworrola Adebutu. His chain, which is always over 200grams and above is worth millions. He also loves to embellish his pendant with pure diamond stones which makes it more unique.
What about his collections of Shoes? He loves Italian Giuseppe Zanottis, an Italian luxury footwear and fashion designer known for his sculptural and unique shoes. Asoju Oba only wears Limited editions which are always off rack.
What about his wrist watches? He wears only luxury wrist watches. A pair of his wristwatch cost a fortune. He doesn’t wear regular luxury designer wrist watches. He loves Luxury and spares no cost to get it. He has a rich collection of Piguet which could buy 10 pairs of some luxury collections.
Who handles his wardrobe? Let’s tell you for free that Chief Kessington Adebutu always love to look good. So also his wife. She is in charge of managing her hubby’s wardrobe, while he personally sources for all his luxury accessories.
Few days ago, they were both the cynosure of all eyes as they stepped out at the 40th Anniversary of UP ASSO. Chief Adebutu rocked a cream flowing Agbada and a royal blue and wine stripe cap which matched his designer shoes. Many couldn’t help but admire his long 24 carat gold neck chain entrust with a diamond pendant. Even his wife was seen admiring her husband as he walked in with his shoulder high.