•Details Of Her Classy Birthday Bash
On Sunday, 14th April 2019, one of the most sought after event planner in Lagos, Funbi Akinyosoye celebrated her 40th birthday in grand style. The event which paraded many distinguished personalities took place at Citiheight Hotel, Ikeja.
Funbi is known to be one of the best event planners in Lagos, so we didn’t expect anything less at her event. Should we talk about the decorations, it was one of it’s kind, and everything about the event speaks class.
The event started with prayer with and it was conducted by Pastor Akeem Okunade, immediately after the prayer, the celebrant danced in with her friends; she was beautifully dressed in a red sequence jumpsuit which shows that she has a very good fashion taste, her hair was very organised and the beautiful set of jewellery depicts luxury. Her make up which fitted perfectly on her face was handle by her younger sister and she danced in with so much joy and happiness.
The entrance was handled by an amazing group of gospel singers and Saxophonist known as Praise Team and the delivered some hit gospel songs that left everybody dancing, all the guest couldn’t help but dance to their wonderful music.
After the entrance of the celebrant, the MC entertained with jokes and everyone laughed uncontrollably, Omobaba is indeed a very good MC to anchor event because there was never a dull moment at the event.
All her guests were elegantly styled as the dress code implies, her fellow colleagues that also plans event turn up in mass to support their beautiful friend who just turns 40.
The MC called on some set of people to talk about the celebrant, it was a day that brought back old memories. Mrs Itunu was the first person to talk about the celebrant, according to her, Funbi is a very good friend, they met in UNILAG and also attended the same church in school.
She said Funbi became her Chief Bridesmaid controversially because it was late before she informed her but she didn’t disappoint her.
Funbi also did her wedding decor and she is always ready to support her when the need arises, another beautiful her friend said is that Funbi is very religious and she has inspired her a lot. Despite the fact that they no longer see each other often, she still stays in touch.
Her pretty daughter who wore two pieces white and blue jacket and trouser also took her time to recite a poem for mum. Afterwards, the celebrant younger sisters Opeoluwa Odunmbaku and Abimbola Odunmbaku went on stage to talk about the elder sister. Her sister emphasised on how she has helped them achieve their desired goal and dreams.
Shortly after that, her close friend Ngozi, also spoke about how they started there friendship two decades ago while she was talking, Ngozi and Funbi became very emotional as she said all the beautiful moment they shared; she said Funbi is more than a friend because she has played a sister role in her life.
Her Aunt, Yewande Okundare also spoke on how she always support everybody who needed her help. Oluwakemi Adeyemi called Funbi a warrior while she was giving her speech. She said Funbi as been through a lot but she remains strong.
Popular Lagos Alaga, Iyawolangbe also said her own testimony of how Funbi supported her morally, financially, spiritual from her childhood. She refers to her as a mother because she stood by her when she had nobody.
Another great personality, Funke Bucknor also said beautiful things about the celebrant, almost everybody at the event wants to say something about the celebrant and how she has been a good sister, friend, colleagues to them.
Cutting of the cake was conducted by her family members friends, colleagues and well-wishers.
They had another prayer session for the celebrant and everyone went on the stage to dance with the celebrant.
Pastor Obey Folarin, Funke Buknor, Dr. Aderonke Lawal-Are Lanre Olusunmade, Biola Olabode, Eniola Ibiyemi, Bukola Olabiyi Adedoyin Ogunmefun, Cheief Mrs. Odunmabaku, Wale Oyero, Hakeem, Wojuade, Solomon Ughulu, Lanre Amusan, Odumbaku Abimbola, Odunmbaku Opeoluwa, Oluwakemi Adeyemi, Funmilayo Ajibade Morinsola Tolu-Otegbade, Dr. Omopeju Atanu, Engr. Oduwa Agboneni, Sola Adesakin, Yemi Olayode, Taiyese Ebunlomo, Adefunke Kuyoro, Segun Adedokun, Abimbola Fola-Bolunole, Busola Oluwole, Joke Ogundana, Mojisola Ijaola, Sola Obey.