The Celebration of Love, Commitment And A Lifetime Together Of Otunba Olufemi Davies’ And Iwalewa Daodu At Luxury Party Event Centre, MKO Garden, Ikeja
Luxury Party Event Centre on MKO Garden Road, Ikeja, shimmered with the vibrant colours of celebration on that sunny Monday afternoon.
It was a day that marked not only the union of two hearts but also the celebration of love, commitment, and a lifetime together.
The occasion? The wedding ceremony of Otunba Olufemi Davies, the publisher of Metronews NG and the esteemed president of the Society of Newspapers Owners of Nigeria, and his beautiful heartthrob, Iwalewa Daodu.
The event kicked off at 1:00 noon with the engagement party, an intimate affair that brought together close friends and family to witness the exchange of rings and vows between Otunba and Iwalewa. The venue was adorned with elegant decorations, and the air was filled with joy and anticipation.
As the day unfolded, the sun began to dip below the horizon, casting a warm glow over the luxurious venue. The transition to the reception was seamless, and the night promised to be filled with laughter, music, and celebration.
Guests, dressed in their finest attires, mingled and congratulated the newlyweds, creating an atmosphere of love and happiness.
The reception was a spectacle to behold, with a lavish feast and a dance floor that beckoned everyone to join in the celebration.
Rejoicing with the couple were Babalaje Wale Saranda, Femi Odulaja, Dr. Steve Adesemonye, Prince Bola Atobatele, Senator Ganiu Solomon, Chief Taiwo Elegbede, Chain Reactions Boss, Jaye Opayemi, Gbenga Fatodu and his wife, Ada, Kunle Isreal Idowu and his wife, Titi, Seyi Micheal Idowu, Hon Kazeem Adegoke, Samuel Adetunji and Thisday editor, Wale Olaleye.
Prince Adegbenro Adelakun (Ade Lexus), Fathia Williams Balogun, Nkechi Blessing, Atul Hindi Boy, Victor Ojelabi, Wale Onifade, Surv Saburi Akorede, Alhaji Murphy Akorede, Surv Lukmon Babatunde, Shina Oyetayo, Wale Bites Faniyi, Sesan Twist, Seyi Oduntan, Prof Tokunbo Fabanwo (CMD LASUTH), Otunba Sesan Rufai and theUS based, Prince Adeniyi Sobaloju.
The Chief Press Secretary to the Lagos State government, Gboyega Akosile, Prince Kunle Adeyemi, Hon Ayodeji Joseph, Femi Abegunde, Mayor Akinpelu, Yomi Fash Lanso, Barrister Kotoye (SAN), Bosun Osifowora and Alao Sule Atawewe danced throughout the night with the couple too.
Others were Kabiyesi HRM Adetokunbo Tejuosho, Hon Deji Ogunsakin, Seyi Chicago, Tokunbo Owolabani, Chief Gbenga Akanni, Chief Kunle Coker, Steve Shodiya, Daniel Daodu, Seyi Haruna, Ayo Mojoyin, Tosin Faleye, David Daodu, Funsho Arogundade, Toyin Bashiru (Drinks Affairs), Alh. Kazeem Adeoti (Adekaz), CSP Akeem RSS and many others.
Master of Ceremony was the famous Ajele, while SB Live and DJ Cboi dished out sweet songs. The event was put together by Eyes Candy Innovative Concept as Events St Royal handled the beautiful decoration of the hall.
The sounds of music and laughter echoed throughout the hall as the couple took to the floor for their first dance as husband and wife.
Otunba and Iwalewa glided across the dance floor with grace and joy, their smiles reflecting the love that had brought them to this moment.
Coincidentally, the day held an additional layer of significance—it was the new bride’s birthday.
The celebration took on an even more joyous tone as the couple, surrounded by their loved ones, cut a birthday cake to commemorate Iwalewa’s special day. The crowd erupted into cheers and applause, making it a double celebration that would be remembered for years to come.
Otunba Davies, the man of the hour, was more than just the president of the Society of Newspapers Owners of Nigeria. He was a well-sought-after PR consultant, publicist, and brand manager with a career that had spanned over two decades. His expertise in navigating the complexities of crisis communications had made him a trusted figure in the industry.
Not only was he a journalist par excellence, but he was also a brand communicator extraordinaire, a movie producer, artiste manager, actor, entertainer, and a builder of people.
Throughout his career, Otunba had left an indelible mark on the Nigerian media industry. His dedication to his craft and his ability to shape narratives had earned him the respect and admiration of his peers.
The wedding ceremony was not just a celebration of love; it was a testament to the impact Otunba Davies had made on society and the lives of those around him.
As the night unfolded, the celebration continued late into the night. Guests reveled in the joyous atmosphere, creating memories that would be cherished for a lifetime.
The Luxury Party Event Centre, for that moment in time, became a magical place where love, laughter, and the promise of a beautiful future filled the air.