His annual birthday celebration has become an annual/yearly to be at shindig that those worth their salt must make sure to attend. So as soon as January of every new year comes, those that are in the count prepares themselves to attend what they have termed an “annual ritual”. This year’s edition was to celebrate the 78th year on earth of the great industrialist who have made a great name for himself and has become an icon of from the grass to grace narrative.
This edition was an “all white everything shindig”. If not that the guests wore whites too, one would have thought that the party was an exchange of marital vows between Alhaji Razak Akanni Okoya and his stylish wife, Folashade Okoya, better known as Shade.
One of Shade’s gorgeous outfit was like a beautiful wedding dress and she herself was looking like a gorgeous Cinderella, who knows very well she’s the heartbeat of the man of the moment, Chief Okoya. As expected the party had in attendance the people that makes parties count in Lagos, likes of Otunba Subomi Balogun and His wife, the Erelu, also property czar Olu Okeowo and wife, HRM Oba Dr Adedapo Tejuosho Karunwi III and his 3 wives, former Governor of Delta State who was later convicted, James Ibori, retired Major Gen Ike Nwachukwu, Prince Samuel Adedoyin, Iyalaje Toyin Kolade, Joko Oni, Lanre Tejuosho, APC Women leader Kemi Nelson, Aremo Segun Oniru, Chief and Chief Mrs Mike Inegbese, Demola Summer and so many wonderful others. More after the break.