In terms of the expression of creativity and pure class, it will be difficult for any party to beat the 50th birthday of Mrs Uche Okonkwo, the elegant wife of MD/ CEO, Fidelity Bank Plc, Nnamdi Okonkwo.
The Grecian-themed party brought the mythic splendour of ancient greek into reality in terms of the alluring ambience, the eye-popping decor and the outfits of not only the female guests but the ushers and usherette.
The classy atmosphere was a perfect backdrop for what turned out to be an evening of gratitude and thanksgiving
Introduced by the Comperes: Okey Bakassi and Kate Henshaw, the celebrator who chose a flowing green outfit shimmered like a Greek Princess as she stepped on stage accompanied by husband who was himself dashing in a white dinner suit.
The duo began by rocking to a medley of gospel songs before they delved into the romantic plane. It was obvious that this was an occasion for the Okonkwos to show the immemse love they have shared privately for years. Their live sorry was further reinforced in a documentary that was shown in the course of the ceremony.
From then on, it was fun all the way, Tim Godfrey, Humble Smith and Flavour thrilled guests while Bola Giwa, DJ Freshwaves was on the wheels of steel. It was so fun-filled that guests rocked till well over midnight.
Like all 5-star parties, gourmet meals, canapés and exotic drinks were aplenty, and this was complemented by celebrated guests like: Mr Rotimi Amaechi, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Governor Dapo Abiodun, Mr Peter Obi, Alhaji Abdulsamad Rabiu, Prof. Pat Utomi and wife, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, Otunba Seni Adetu and wife, Janet, Oscar Onyeama, Mr Segun Ogunsanya and wife, Chief Willie Anumudu, Mr Leo Stan-Eke, Kemi Pinheiro, SAN and wife, Chike Ogeah and wife, Funke, Steve Babaeko and wife, Yetunde, Anselm Tabansi, Collins Chikeluba, Benny Obaze, Dere Otubu, Engr. Tony Oguike, Chiedu Nweke and Michael Effiong…