Alaafin of Oyo, Dr. Lamidi Adeyemi III who few months ago welcomed two sets of twins with his two youngest wives, Olori Memumat Adeyemi and Olori Olaitan Ajoke, held a naming ceremony for the twins over the weekend.
The twin girls welcomed by Olori Memunat were named; Princess Iradat Adetoun, Princess Hamidat Adedayo, while the twin boys welcomed by Olori Ajoke were named Prince Mubarak Adedamola and Prince Hammed Adeleye.
Here are photos from the naming ceremony the two mothers shared below;
Not many people know that Alaafin of Oyo, HIM Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi 111 has lovely children that are doing wonderfully well for themselves, across different sectors.
The likes of Prince Akeem Adeyemi a.k.a Skimeh, the two-term Chairman, Atiba Local Government and the present honourable representing Afijio/Oyo East/ Oyo West/ Atiba Federal Constituency in the House of Reps; Princess Adetutu Adeyemi-Akhigbe, the Honourable Commissioner of Culture in Governor Ajimobi’s first term and Princess Folasade Adeyemi, a cultural ambassador and C.E.O, Arewa House of Culture, seem to be the most prominent out of Alaafin’s children.
The crown-prince of Oyo Babatunde could be best described as humility personified. He is a professional to the core; a qualified lawyer and graduate of Utman-Dan-Fodio University, Sokoto. Prince Babatunde is a pastor in his fifties and happily married with lovable kids. He works in
the legal department of the Oodu’a Investment Limited. His wife, Omolara Adeyemi is a Justice of Oyo State High Court.
Arewa Omoba as she is fondly called is the brain behind most of the cultural activities in Oyo. She is the C.E.O Arewa House of Culture, a company which is into cultural promotions and seminars. She schooled in the United States of America, but deeply rooted in Yoruba culture and tradition. She is also a politician and women leader in Oyo.
Prince Segun Adeyemi works in the Administration Department of Emmanuel Alayande College of Education, Oyo. He is a Political Science graduate of the Premier University, University of Ibadan (U.I).
She grew up and went to school in Los Angeles, U.S.A. She attended Los Angeles City College, West Carolina precisely. Her experience as a social worker who have been practising for 10 years is an additional score to her credit. She is also a businesswoman who relocated back to Nigeria few years back.
As his name connotes, he is the first male child to have been born on the throne. M.C Loyo as he is popularly known works with the Nigerian Customs. He graduated from the School of Surveyor, Oyo.
She is a graduate of University of Ilorin. She is a businesswoman and happily married.
He graduated from the University of Ilorin too and did his Masters in the U.K, in Economics. He is an astute banker and a consultant with First Bank Plc.
The former Commissioner for Culture in Oyo State in Gov. Ajimobi’s first term is a product of University of Ilorin. She proceeded to the U.K for her Masters and made First Class. She is a professional in politics.
She lives in U.S.A, Houston Texas. She is a Literature graduate of Texas State University. She is a social worker too.
The honourable member representing Afijio/Oyo East/Oyo West/Atiba Federal constituency, Prince Akeem Adeyemi needs little or no introduction. He has served as Chairman, Atiba Local Government for almost eight years before his present political assignment. He is a Geology graduate of the University of Benin.
The Guv, as he is popular called, is a successful businessman who is running a thriving laundry business. He is a graduate of Chemistry from the Uthman Dan Fodio University, Sokoto. He is also a politician.
Pop singer and Oyo Prince Tillaman as he is widely known in the music industry is the Oyo State Musical Ambassador. He studied Music in a U.K University. He is been doing very well in the industry.
She is a legal practitioner and a graduate of University of Ife. She is doing well for herself and making the family name proud.
Bambino as he is popularly called, is a professional photographer in the United Kingdom. In fact, he is running an upscale studio over there. He studied Media Studies and Philosophy in a London university.
She runs AMEF Beauty Store, at Ajoke Plaza in Ibadan and a graduate of the University of Ilorin, Kwara State. She is presently running her Masters programme at the University of Ibadan (U.I).
She is a graduate of the BOWEN University, Iwo and a Media Practitioner. She works at the federal College of Education (Special), Oyo. She is also running her masters degree at U.I.
He is a graduate and works with Fisolak Global Resources Limited.
Taiwo too is a graduate and works with National Examination Council (NECO) in Oyo State.
She currently studying History & International Studies at the Osun State University.