Awe descendant union of North America Dallas Convention

The Dallas chapter of Awe descendant union of North America (Egbe Omo Ibile Awe USA) hosted the groups 14th Annual National Convention at the La Quinta Hotel Arlington Texas on July 15, 2017. Awe descendants arrived form cities across the USA including New York, Chicago and Maryland. Fundraising was a …

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Winners at the African Film Festival, Dallas

The African Film Festival – TAFF 2017, hosted in Dallas by Kelechi Eke (BigObi) reached a laudable climax with an Awards Gala event which held at the ultra modern Dallas City Performance Hall. The ceremony was hosted by veteran African Actor, Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD) who kept the audience alive …


Sights and Notes of Lagos at 50

The celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of Lagos Nigeria climaxed with a special Children’s Day event on May 27th, while the climax of the day was a special anniversary Gala hosted by the State Government and with the Acting President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo in attendance. The last 50 …


Traditional Wedding of Bryan and Lola in Dallas

The Banks family of the United States of America and the Lawal family from Nigeria gathered together to witness the traditional wedding of their children; Bryan Banks and Lola Lawal. The immaculate event was set at the penthouse of a Dallas high rise and featured top notch decor, A-list guests …


Prince Adebola Oyenuga 60th Birthday Carnival

The invitation card in honor of Prince Kolawole Adebola Oyenuga (Gbegande of Ososa 1) 60th Birthday celebration, listed the timing as 7pm – 5 am, but in reality, the event went on till way past 6 am. The attendance witnessed at the DFW Airport Hotel and Conference Center in Irving …


Final burial rites for Honorable M.O.A. Abikhui in Edo State

The family of Late Hon, M.O.A. Abikhui of Arue-Uromi, Esan Local Government Area of Edo State Nigeria, gathered recently to observe his final burial rites. Activities included traditional dances, grand reception and a church outing service. Chief Mrs. Bibi Balogun (Yeye Arobake of Noforidja Kingdom Epe-Lagos), daughter of Hon. Abikhui, …


Leslie and Adenrele Okunubi Dallas Wedding

The Carlisle Room in Downtown Dallas came alive as the Smith and Okunubi families gathered to witness and participate at the traditional wedding ceremony of their children; Leslie Smith and Adenrele Okunubi. Mother of the groom; Folasade Okunubi was the perfect hostess as she ensured that guests were well catered …


Linda and Wale Star Studded Texas Wedding

It was such a humbling experience to witness the nuptial of Linda Igbinigie; CEO Loi Graphics, someone I had worked with continuously for over six years. We had often times shared ideas, business concerns and of course, nuptial ambitions. Her marriage to her lucky partner, Wale Ayoade was somewhat historic …