DIGNITARIES GRACED OBA OLAJIDE OMISORE'S 90TH BIRTHDAY (PHOTOS)
Kayode Olawuni, Ife
It was indeed a great moment at the Ife Grand Resorts and Leisure, Ile-Ife on Wednesday 7th of July as dignitaries, top government functionaries, friends, family as well as well-wishers from various walks of life stormed the city of Ile-Ife to felicitate with His Royal Highness, Oba David Olajide Omisore, Omigbade I, the Olu of Ayepe-Olode in Ife South Local Government Area of Osun State on his 90th Birthday celebrations.
In addition to celebrating the great privilege of attaining the milestone of a nonagenarian, the day was more of commemorating the exemplary lifestyle and invaluable contributions of Oba Olajide Omisore to communal, state and national development.
The royally reception held at the Ife Grand Resorts & Leisure, Ile-Ife had in attendance high profile personalities including the Osun State Governor His Excellency, Adegboyega Oyetola, the Ondo State Governor Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu, the Ekiti State Governor and Chairman, Nigeria's Governors Forum, Kayode Fayemi, former Osun State Governors Chief Bisi Akande, Olagunsoye Oyinlola, former Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko as well as other notable figures in the society including the the Speaker of the Osun State House of Assembly, Right Honorable Timothy Owoeye, former Chief of Defence Staff General Alani Akinrinade(Rtd), Elder Bankole Akinrinade among others.
His Imperial Majesty, Jingbinni bi Ate Akun, Arole Oduduwa, Olofin Adimula Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Akande Ogunwusi Ojaja II, the Ooni of Ife was present at the occasion alongside other prominent traditional rulers including Regent Mojisola Omisore, the Oisa Amulodu of Ado Ekiti Kingdom and wife of a former Osun State Deputy Governor and one of the children of the celebrant, Senator Iyiola Omisore.