The 80th birthday celebration of Abiodun Oniru, monarch of Iruland in Lagos, was one held in grand style as the event commanded the presence of several dignitaries.

The celebration had begun on Monday with a cultural day, after which a thanksgiving service held, ending with a party at the Oba’s palace on Wednesday.

Some of the dignitaries at the ceremony were Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ooni of Ife; Rilwan Akiolu, Oba of Lagos; Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man.

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