Saturday, the 6th of April was not any regular owambe day for the VIP guests that stormed the royal party of His Royal Highness Oba AbdulFatai Akorede Akamo the Olunla of Itori, Egba land.
The day marked the Grand Finale of the week-long coronation celebration of the Kabiyesi and his delectable queen, Olori Barakat Faderera Akamo.
The gold and purple affair had all manner of dignitaries storming the venue, living up to its name, the “King’s Court”.
The event celebrated the Oluitori’s achievements over the years with the book launch entitled “Journey through Time”. There was also the handing out of certificates and conferment of Chieftaincy titles to top socialites and more.
On royal call, were Paramount Royal Fathers such as the of Egba land, the OOni of Ife, the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Elegushi and other royal fathers. Each had an equally grand entrance with their customary entourage.
Also in attendance was the wife of the former governor of Ogun State, Dr Mrs Olufunsho Amosun and a representative of Dangote Groups.
Music was provided by the King himself, Wasiu Ayinde, popularly known as Kwam 1 and DJ Mjay. St Janet was also on ground to perform.
The event planned by M19 events progressed smoothly as everything was prepared and packed for royalty including the sumptuous variety of dishes and exotic drinks provided by several vendors stationed around the hall.