29th April, 2011
Across section of top musicians will tomorrow converge on Glorious Multipurpose Hall, Abule Egba, Lagos, for the 50th birthday celebration of the boss of Babs Music and Video Company and former Lagos State Governor of Music Advertisers Association of Nigeria (MAAN), Alhaji Dauda Adewale Babalola otherwise known as Babs.
A source disclosed that the Alhaji Jubril Adeosun-led Planning Committee has concluded arrangement to ensure a memorable event as top rated professional caterers, ushers and event managers have been contracted for the occasion.
It was gathered that an array of musicians across all genres of music are in high spirits and ready to thrill celebrities, fans, captains of industry, family friends and well wishers, who are expected to grace the occasion.
Other members of the organising committee include F. Ojerinde, Ayilara (Ayisco), Alhaji Ismaila Abiodun Oropo, Gbenga and Eko 4 Show, among others, while Pasuma and Shefiu Alao will lead the various top acts on parade.
Meanwhile, the Afro Juju music creator, Sir Shina Peters will storm the Grandeur Event Centre, Billings Way, Lagos, to honour the National Coordinator Oâ€™dua Peopleâ€™s Congress (OPC), Otunba Gani Adams, who turns 41 tomorrow.
P.M.Entertainment learnt that PMAN President, Dele Abiodun, is one of the special guests, while SSP will be on the band stand.
It was also gathered that members of the OPC and other dignitaries have taken delivery of a local fabrics commonly called aso ebi, which people will wear to the event, while the birthday boy is said to have ordered a special white attire, his usual trade mark, which he will wear during the celebration.
Speaking with P.M.Entertainment, Adams said, â€œI thank God for sparing my life to withness my 41st birthday anniversary. I will continue to praise Olodumare and pray for peaceful co-existence among the Yoruba race.â€