All is set for the popular businessman cum politician, Otunba Rotimi Ajanaku to hold a powerful Praise Night in honour of late mom, Madam Victoria Olakitan Ajanaku (JP). The program, slated for Thursday 16th December 2021, at Hall of Grace, Jogor Events Centre, Liberty Road, Ibadan, is the talk of the town already. The reason is that a good number of A-list gospel artists in the country are billed to perform at Praise Night.
Tope Alabi, Lanre Teriba (Atorise), Esther Igbekele, Bunmi Akinlanu (Omijeojumi), Segun Ajidara, Babatunmise, Damola Dipo and Rhema Chapel International Church Oluyole Choir will be thrilling guests at the program.
The duo of popular OAP, Enitan Olusegun Bamidele (EOB) and the talented skit maker, Ayo Ajewole, popularly known as ‘Woli Agba’, are the official MCs for the day. Meanwhile, a Funeral Service takes place at the Christ Apostolic Church, Olugbode, Odo-Ona, Ibadan, at 11.00 a.m. on Friday 17the December 2021. While reception follows at the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium (formerly Liberty Stadium), Ibadan. Evangelist Ebenezer Obey, Musiliu Haruna-Ishola and Aristos Band will entertain guests.
All the outlined programs for the deceased, no doubt, will attract the who-is-who from all walks of life, from within and beyond the shores of Nigeria, to the ancient city of Ibadan. That, of course, is to be expected; Otunba Rotimi Ajanaku is quite popular and well connected. He’s rich and sociable too. He won’t spare no cost in giving his late mother a befitting burial.
It’s definitely going to be celebration of a life well spent of Mama Victoria Ajanaku. Who has been described as a lovable, caring mother and a good wife to her husband in her life time. Mama was also said to be a dedicated Christian.
Madam Victoria Olakitan Ajanaku was born on 5th May, 1947, to the family of Pa Ayodele and Madam Fatimo Ogundalenu in Ondo State. She was a trained Auxiliary Nurse and practiced for many years before she retires. Apart from nursing, she was also into business until her death on Saturday 21st August, 2021, at 74. She is survived by lovely children and grandchildren.