Thursday, April 2, 2009


Sen. Victor Kassim Oyofo is a notable lawmaker representing the people of Edo State in the upper chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja. Recently his wife of 28 years, MRS OYINKANSOLA OYOFO attained the golden age of 50. And as expected, the family rolled out the drums to celebrate the woman who means so much to them..the party took place at THE CIVIC CENTRE on Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos..Below are some of the faces at the event as captured by SOLA FOLOWOSELE.
(Above): The celebrant, MRS OYINKANSOLA OYOFO(right) & her husband,SEN. V. K OYOFO,(left) in a joyous mood..They'v been happily married for 28years and they are blessed with successful children

(Above): Venue of the party, THE CIVIC CENTRE standing elegantly in a class of its own..It's believed to be owned by ZENITH BANK MD/CEO, JIM OVIA. The Lagos lagoon is at its back and quite a number of expensive boats and yachts, belonging to the Nigerian super rich class, are anchored there.
(Above): This is IBIDUN AJAYI-IGHODALO(standing right). Her event planning outfit, ELIZABETH R is one of the most sought-after event planners in Nigeria especially when it comes to high society occasions like this.Before her voyage into events planning, she had earlier reigned as Miss Lux Queen about a decade ago. Now married to suave RCCG Pastor ITUA IGHODALO, Ibidun is no doubt an entrepreneur to watch out for..THIS DECORATION WAS DONE BY MRS AKIN ARIYO'S OUTFIT, "OPEN HANDS LTD"..Ibidun's ELIZABETH R did the coordination.
(Above): ODIO OSENI(middle) flanked by Mrs AMIL(left) & CHINELO ANOLU. Odio is the daughter of the celebrant, she runs a flourishing fashion designing outfit on the Island called ODIO MIMONET..Happily married to big boy FOLABI OSENI, ODIO is a massively gifted designer. Her high sense of creativity came to the fore again during the event as her mother looked gorgeous and stunning in two of ODIO MIMONET'S designs.
(Above): Odio Oseni(middle) flanked by her husband, FOLABI OSENI(right) & Angie Hundah(left)
(Above): Event's compere, TEE-A(right) & ALIMA OYOFO( left)

(Above): Ex-Cross River State First Lady, Mrs Onari Duke exchanging numbers with Senator Daisy Danjuma
(Above) Fast rising designer, Lanre Da-silva Ajayi(LDA) looking cool at the event

(Above) One of the bouncers from VOLTRON SECURITY

(Above) (L-R) Tokunbo Akerele,Ebiabi Emafo & Jide Balogun

(Above) The Sugar Band entertaining guest at the event
(Above)(Left-Right) Chief (Mrs) Tuminu Akogun, her husband, Hon Tunde Akogun(MHR), & Ex-Cross Rivers First Lady, Mrs Onari Duke.
(Above) Principal Private Secretary to President Yaradua, OLOROGUN DAVID EDEVBIE & RONKE, his wife.
(Above) Ex-Minister of state for Finance, Jubril Martins Kuye & his wife, Iyabo
(Above) Sen. Emma Agboti & Cordelia, his wife

Sen & Mrs Oyofo reawakening their chemistry

The celebrant, 50-year old Oyinkansola Oyofo(right) and her mother