AcademicEventsGraduation

Dual graduation for the Thorpe family of Texas

Barely four years ago, I was at the Thorpe’s residence documenting the high school graduation ceremony of DJ Thorpe. Four years later, I was really honored to participate at his college graduation recently in company of his sister, Britney, who now has graduated from high school and is headed straight …

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BirthdayEvents

The Oyawe family double celebration in Dallas

For Gbenga and Wunmi Oyawe, there was every cause to celebrate their 18th Wedding anniversary with all the panache attached. For Wunmi Oyawe, it was a day to celebrate her glorious 50th birthday. For the entire family, there was no hold bar to give thanks and praise to the almighty …

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Dallas Super Mom celebrates son’s triple graduation

For Mrs. Yetunde Odeyemi Oladeji, the years of sacrifice, toiling, fasting and prayers to ensure hers sons successful educational pursuit had reached a remarkable climax and was worthy of thanksgiving and celebration. Below is a beautifully written text by Pastor O.J Kuye that captures the amazing feat of the Oladeji …

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BirthdayEvents

Alero Okundia celebrates 60th in grand style

She is not one for the spotlight. For Lady Alero Okundia of Dallas Texas, stepping out on her 60th birthday in grand style was a pardonable event. The Hilton at Grapevine Texas was literally shutdown as a multitude of guests arrived to show love and support to the beautiful, hardworking …

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The story of Africa continues in Dallas at film festival

In its third year, the African Film Festival-TAFF continues to celebrate Africa with stories largely inspired by true life experiences and interpreted with visual clarity through film. Dallas, the fastest growing metroplex in the United States is the choice host city and intends to remain so for years to come. …

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EventsWedding

Toyin and Mayowa Trailblazing Texas Wedding

The meticulous planning orchestrated by delectable bride; Mayowa Oguntokun and supported by the astute groom; Toyin Awe, cumulated into a highly successful, one-of-a-kind and grandiose wedding ceremony in Waxahachie Texas. The support from the indigenous community, family, friends, sorority colleagues and well-wishers was somewhat overwhelming. The Traditional Wedding ceremony which …

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AnniversaryBirthdayEvents

Meg and Theo Olumese spectacular anniversary events

The 15th wedding anniversary celebration in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Theophilus and Margret Olumese was nothing short of a grand and magnificent gathering of family, friends and well-wishers who stormed the City of Dallas for a 2-day non stop galore. The weekend activities also marked the birthday of Margret …

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Dallas Black Dance theatre and Dallas Black chamber of commerce partner for the Arts

Dallas Black Dance Theatre (DBDT) partners with Dallas Black Chamber of Commerce (DBCC) as it closes its 41st season with the Spring Celebration Series May 18-20, 2018, at the Wyly Theatre, Dallas, Texas. The partnership is part of an initiative for DBCC members to understand the significance of the arts …

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