It was a royal call when Olutori of Itori land celebrated 15th itori day in grand style, The event which is usually celebrated annually took the city by storm as royalties arrived in elegantly coiffed Ankara styles with royal accessories and glittering ornaments.
The event was held on Saturday the 26th of January2019 at the arena in front on the new KING COURT EVENT HALL which is still under construction.
Many waited with bated breath to listen to music from the headlined popular king of Fuji, king Saheed Osupa and popular diva in the mix, Dj Mjay. Local music troupes and dancers were also fully on ground to entertain the guests. By 10am, dignitaries arrived in a convey of exotic cars. They headed straight to KINGS COURT which has been transformed into a place fit for royalties by the reknowed event decorator PK LAMOUR and event planner, M19 EVENTS CONSULT.
The royal fathers and high personalities started the experience with a royal banquet; fresh ofada rice, snail and assorted fishes,rich amala with ewedu soup well garnished with befitting proteins. While the royal fathers and mothers quenched their thirst and filled their tummies, the arena was being set-up by Zmirage who took charge of the setting of lights,stages and sound for the music band and more,as usual PK L’Amour transformed the stage to a high class gazebo with premium furnishing and jeweled lighting.
The tables shone with Crystal adornments which gave the stage a glamorous shine. A catering outfit had prepared food to be served free to all and sundry who came arena,At about 2pm the royal fathers and mothers joined the multitude in the arena. The arrival of these dignitaries caused quiet a stir as people gathered to catch a glimpse of these influential men and women. The arrival of king Saheed Osupa marked the beginning of the event as his age long music got things popping.
There were performance by many upcoming musicians rappers and artists. A magic show and more put together thrilled the exhilarated crowd,cash rewards were given to some of the performers and afterwards musical performance continued with king Saheed on the mic. The Itori indigenes and visitors all surrendered to the rhythm of the music. The event winded down at about 8pm when the band called it a night. However, the celebration continued till the wee hours of the morning with Dj Mjay entertaining the guests who chose to wait behind in the KINGS COURT.
The 15th itori day celebration was a train stopping event that will remain fresh in its inhabitants minds for a long time.