It was a gathering of the crème of society and everyone who
can be tagged a celebrity attended. It was the wedding of former Miss
Ayomide Amosun and Oladipupo Dabiri.
Ayomide is the first daughter of Governor Amosun and his wife,
Olufunsho. The bride is a lawyer and was called to the Nigerian Bar in
December 2015. The groom, Oladipo is the eldest of the two sons of the
Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Relations and
Diaspora Matters, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa. He schooled in Bristol,
United Kingdom and recently relocated to Nigeria.
The July 8 event kicked off with the traditional engagement and Nikkah
ceremony which held at the African Church Primary School, Ita Iyalode,
Abeokuta, Ogun State.Guests were later treated to sumptuous meals at the
Muhammadu Buhari Presidential Estate, also in Abeokuta.
One of the wedding guests, journalist Azuka, revealed that stoles were howver stolen at the occasion.
She wrote “The royal fathers were in the building at the Dabiri and Amosu’s wedding in Abeokuta 🙌🙌 I am still in awe of how the Ooni’s phone, his best friend Jide Fadairo’s phone and four governors phone was stolen at the wedding? I mean what about their security details, were they dozing or what? Even on our table my friend @winolive iphone and 30k was nicked from her purse😳😳😳 and immediately l mounted more security on my iPhone 7, because it is just 2 weeks old, l know l will faint in that hall if my own joins the missing ones or the thief will steal me along o😩😳😩😳😩”
Roll Call of dignitaries:
Notable Nigerians who witnessed the wedding include Acting President
Professor Yemi Osinbajo and his adorable wife Dolapo; Senate President,
Senator Bukola Saraki; Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon.
Yakubu Dogara; former President Olusegun Obasanjo, who is also a cousin
to the bride’s father; Governor Akinwunmi Ambode; Senator Dino Melaye;
Mr. Fola Adeola; Senator Gbenga Ashafa; Governor Rotimi Akeredolu;
Governor Yerima Shettima; Governor Abdul – Azeez Yari; Governor Abiola
Ajimobi; Governor Godwin Obaseki; Dr. Kayode Fayemi and his wife Erelu
Bisi; Governor Bello Masari; Dr. John Odigie-Oyegun; Afenifere
chieftain, Chief Ayo Adebanjo; Chief Kensington Adebutu; Chief Bisi
Adegbuyi. Justice Alfa Belgore; Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, the
Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu; Chief Bisi Akande; Mrs. Kemi Adeosun;
Chief Ernest Shonekan; Alhaji Aliko Dangote; Mr Femi Otedola; Hajia Bola
Shagaya; Alhaji Abdulsamad Rabiu; Senator Tokunbo Afikuyomi; Dr Ibe
Kachikwu; Chief Chris Ngige; Chief Commander Ebenezer Obey; Chief
Abdulrazak Okoya and his beautiful wife Shade; Otunba Subomi Balogun and
his wife; Otunba Adekunle Ojora and his wife Erelu Ojuolape; Senator
Daisy Danjuma; Hajia Zainab Abbah Folawiyo; Pastor Tunde Bakare;
Bashorun Dele Momodu; Mr Dapo Abiodun; Prince Nduka Obaigbena; Mr Sam
Amuka-Pemu; Alhaji Ismaila Funtua, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, Senator Olabiyi
Durojaiye, Senator and Mrs Olorunnimbe Mamora, Senator Hadi Sirika, Mr
& Mrs Tunde Ayeni, Oba Ade Adekeye, Lt. General Alani Akinrinade,
Major General & Mrs Ike Nwachukwu; Mr Biodun Shobanjo; Chief Chris
Okunowo’ among others