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Grand Celebration Marks Charles Ajiboye’s 40th Birthday as Distinguished Legal luminaries, Captains of Industries, Government functionaries, Royalty gather.

In a spectacle of opulence and camaraderie, Charles Ajiboye, a renowned figure in legal circles and business celebrated his milestone 40th birthday in a grand style, attended by a constellation of luminaries from various sectors.

The lavish event, held at the elegant Ball Room of the prestigious Lagos Oriental Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos.

The celebration commenced with a Thanksgiving Mass at the Catholic Church of Divine Mercy, Lekki withMonsignor Paschal Nwazeapu as the Chief celebrant, Rev. Fr. Wisdom Chikezie, Rev. Fr. Joseph Anyanwu, Rev. Fr. Michael Ajiboye and Rev. Fr. Avoseh. The celebrant himself was the Lector at the celebration.

Guests thereafter moved to The Ballroom, Oriental Hotel for the 40th Birthday Ball. Some of the notable personalities present include: Prince (Dr.) Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi,OFR,mni(Former minister FRN and Chairman, MTN Foundation), Hon. Dr. Abike Dabiri,OON(Chairman/CEO Nigerians in Diaspora Commission), Mr. Tafa Aliu(Chairman, Ikoyi Club,1938) who led the entire Executive
Committee members of the Club and Past Club Chairman, Mr. Bolaji Martins (Secretary Island Club, Lagos), Otunba Dr. Peter Obafemi, Engr. Ibikunle Ogunbayo(Chairman, KOA Consultants), Sir Eugene Nwaizugbe(Grand Knight, KSM), Mr. IK Omigie (GM, Legal NNPCL), Otunba Akin Oshunboye (Chairman, Lagos State House of Assembly Commission), Otunba Babajide Rogers(former Gulf bank MD), Dr. Muiz Banire, SAN, Dr. Babatunde Ajibade,SAN, Mr. Olumide Fusika,SAN, Dr. Bayo Adaralegbe of Babalakin & Co., Mr. Sina Sofola,SAN, Hon. Justice Blessing Ajileye, Dapo Olanipekun,SAN, Dapo Akinosun,SAN, Mandy Asagba(3rd Vice President, NBA, Mr. Bamidele Ibironke,SAN, Mr. Adesina Adegbite(General Secretary,NBA), Habeeb Lawal(Publicity Secretary,NBA), Daniel Kip(Assistant Publicity Secretary,NBA), Dr. Monday Ubani (SSA to the Senate President), Bisi Makanjuola, Chairman, NBA Lagos & Partner Olanihun Ajayi LP, Seyi Olawumi(Chairman, NBA Ikeja), Mr. Taiwo Ayedun(Chairman, CreditRegistry), Mr. Olubisi Shaola (CEO, FinnGrey Construction), Mrs. Carol Ibharaneafe(President, African Women Lawyers Association, Nigeria), Mrs. Florence Atuluku, (President, National Association of Catholic Lawyers) and Sola Soyele of Channels TV among many others.

Distinguished speakers took turns to eulogize Ajiboye, highlighting his exemplary contributions to the legal profession, his remarkable achievements in business, and his impactful roles in humanitarian activities.

The presence of royalty added a touch of regal splendor to the occasion with the presence of HRH Oba Adedoyin Salisu(Oba Ijebu Isiwo) who graced the occasion with his wife underscoring Ajiboye’s widespread influence and respect across diverse societal strata.

The celebration was further embellished with captivating musical and comic performances, sumptuous feasting, and convivial interactions, creating an ambiance of joy and conviviality that resonated throughout the event.

Later in the evening an energetic guests of ex-navy boys, young lawyers, youths of various bodies where Charles had served and those he served as Patron gathered for a White Gig. An electric All White party which lasted well after mid night. Guests were treated to memorable moments, reminiscing on shared experiences and forging new bonds of friendship and collaboration.

In his response, an overwhelmed Ajiboye expressed heartfelt appreciation to all who had graced the occasion, acknowledging the role of family, friends, colleagues, and well-wishers in shaping his journey thus far. He pledged to redouble his efforts in service to humanity and to continue striving for excellence in all his endeavors.

The celebration of Charles Ajiboye’s 40th birthday will undoubtedly be remembered as a testament to his sterling character, remarkable achievements, and the profound impact he has made in various spheres of society.

It was indeed a blast.