Friday 23, November, 2018, will forever be a memorable day for a top society woman, Ronke Olunloyo, Why? You ask. It was her first daughter, Subomi’s wedding introduction rites. The party was the first phase of Subomi and her beau, Dipo Babajide Oshodi’s wedding ceremony slated for March next year. It was a perfect avenue for the groom’s family, the family of Mr. & Mrs. Oshodi of Ijebu-Owo in Ondo State, to, officially, meet the bride’s family. The private party, as it was meant to be, at the end of the day turned out to be a mini-party. Top dignitaries in their numbers came graced the occasion. Attendees were few, but it was a colourful event held at the former governor of Oyo State, Dr. Victor Omololu Olunloyo’s country home at Molete area of Ibadan. The place was transformed into a small paradise with the exclusive White and Gold decoration by Bims Garden. What about food and drinks! Both Nigerian and continental food items were served. There were also all kinds of exotic wines, champagnes and others drinks were available in large quantity. There was also D.J Papi on the wheel of steel. While Ara, a popular engagement M.C, coordinated the introduction proceedings.
This was not unexpected of Ronke Olunloyo as a perfect hostess that she is. Everybody knows what she stands for in Ibadan social setting Ronke Olunloyo is an household name. She has a powerful social connection in Ibadan and beyond. She is not doing badly in the business world either; she plays big in textile business and she is also into supplyof foodstuff and related items.
Ronke Olunloyo is one of those top society women who understand the social circle so well. She is a great planner too. Her parties always come with a special theme, special catering and all. She is always in support of other and she is well loved in Ibadan.
All these and many more are the reasons her daughter’s wedding introduction party is believed to be a tip of the iceberg in what is to be expected at the wedding proper next year.
Among the top dignitaries, who graced the occasion were:Prof. Majekodunmi and wife; Prof. Akinkugbe and wife; Alhaja Abdul, a good friend of Mrs. Ronke Olunloyo’s mum, Alhaja Towobola Shittu; Alhaja Zikira Folake Akanbi, wife of the senator representing Oyo South in the Upper Chamber, Senator Soji Akanbi; Chairman, Casa Lucio Event Centre, Alhaji Ganiyu Shonubi and his love wife, Nenneth Shonubi.
Others include Otunba Sesan (Gasbi) of Ogun-Osun Hotels and Bar; Hon. Babatunde Oduyoye, Mr. Niyi Beckley, popular fashion designer and wardrobe consultant, Alhaji Bashiru Akanbi (Ike Bashir); BKK Ultimo boss, Alhaji Bashir Kuti and wife; Alhaja Bola Oloburo and her friend, Alhaja Mutiat (Muslad Oil); wife of the late business mogul. Alhaji Abdulasisi Arisekola Alao, Alhaja Basirat Alao and many others.