By Tunde Oyedele –
The ever smiling Layi Ajisafe and his wife gave out their daughter’s hand in marriage on Saturday, 11th November, 2023 in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State.
Layi’s daughter Doyinsola Seun Ajisafe exchanged marital vows with her heartthrob Abayomi Joseph Dada amidst cheers and full support from families and friends near and far, while some members of Christ’s School 1979/84 Set played a significant role during the highly attended ceremony.
The colourful event started with an engagement ceremony held at AB Hotel Olora layout, Adebayo in Ado Ekiti.
(Photo: Layi Ajisafe, wife Mrs Ajisafe, Bride, Groom and guests during the wedding ceremony).
The Church wedding commenced from 9:00 am on Saturday, 11th November, 2023 at the Cathedral Church of Emmanuel, Okesha, Ado Ekiti, while the reception ceremony was later held at the AB Civic Center, Nova Junction, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State.
Segun Dada, (SA) to the President on Social Media was among the top dignitaries who graced the wedding ceremony.
Notably, members of Christ’s School 1979/84 Set gathered to support and honour their teammate Layi Ajisafe while the Bride and Groom danced to the delight of guests and well-wishers.
(Photo: Layi Ajisafe, wife Mrs Ajisafe, Hagler Kunle Dada, Kehinde and Taiwo Adetule, Sola Fasanmi and Jide Mascot Akinyede at the event).
Amongst the members of 79/84 Set who attended the wedding ceremony are Tolu Aina, Engineer Jide Akinyede, Falade Sola, Esan Sola Olu-kings, Tunde Adebiyi, Idowu Ogunlade, Oyeniyi Adebayo (recently appointed Commissioner in Ekiti State), Fasanmi Sola, Bunmi Akomolede, Mrs idowu Ogunlade and Mrs Funmi Ajayi (SP 79/84 Girls).
The families of Bride and Groom later entertained the guests with various delicacies and drinks and there were exchange of gifts at the occasion.
(Photo: L-R. Tolu Aina, Falade Sola, Esan Sola Olu-Kings, Tunde Adebiyi, Idowu Ogunlade, Oyeniyi Adebayo (New Commissioner), Fasanmi Sola, Bunmi Akomolede, Mrs Idowu Ogunlade and Mrs Funmi Ajayi (SP 79/84 Girls) during the ceremony).
A visibly happy Layi Ajisafe expressed his family’s appreciation to everyone who contributed to the success of the wedding.
“I want to sincerely thank you all for the prayers, cash gifts, messages and most especially those that were physically present at the wedding ceremony of my daughter, Doyinsola. May God bless you all abundantly. Coming to Christ School Ado Ekiti was never a mistake. On behalf of the entire Layi Ajisafe family, I say thank you”.