The Shell Hall of the Muson Centre was filled to capacity on Sunday the 7th of July as leaders from all walks of life gathered for a panel discussion titled “Marriage; Where are the REAL Men?” And the unveiling of Mrs Olajumoke Adenowo's new book “Designed for Marriage”.
|Olajumoke Adenowo, Principal Partner Ad Consulting
(Founder Awesome Treasures Foundation) starting
the meeting off
|Mrs Adenowo and Lanre Da Silva Ajayi|
|H.E. Dr fayemi presenting Olajumoke Adenowo's
latest book – Designed for Marriage
|Ali Baba GCFR|
Olajumoke Adenowo (Principal Partner AD Consulting and Founder Awesome Treasures Foundation) aided by Aderonke of Smooth FM moderated the panel discussion with wit and humour which threw the audience into fits of laughter.
Serious issues on marriage were tackled by the panel of “Real Men” who are all industry leaders – Olukorede Adenowo (MD OCC Standard Chartered Bank, Trustee Awesome Treasures Foundation), Idy Enang (CEO L'Oreal Central/West Africa and Chairman Awesome Treasures Foundation Advisory Board), Yinka Sanni (CEO StanbicIBTC Bank (Vice Chairman, ATF Advisory Board) and Tonye Cole (Group Executive Director Sahara Group and Member ATF Advisory Board).
|Col Edor Obi (Rtd) Former Military Administrator of
Bayelsa state speaking
|Men in Attendance||Men in attendance|
|Mrs Adenowo and Adesuwa Oyenokwe – Publisher TW||Mrs Adenowo and Ali Baba|
|Mrs Adenowo and Mr and Mrs Kentebbe at the
|Mrs Adenowo and Mr Sanni|
Comments poured in from the audience amongst who were former Military Administrator of Bayelsa State Col. Edor Obi (Rtd.) who was in attendance with his wife Lady Ekor Obi, Her Excellency, the former Deputy Governor of Lagos State Princess Sarah Sosan, Mrs Mary AliBaba-Akpobome, (ED Heritage Bank, Member ATF Advisory Board), Tara Fela-Durotoye (CEO House of Tara and Member ATF Advisory Board), Kunle Ajayi and Lanre Da Silva Ajayi, Pastor Wale Adefarasin, Mrs Adeola Azeez (President Wimbiz), Mrs Funmi Roberts (of the Wimbiz Board of Trustees), Mrs Adesuwa Oyenokwe Publisher TW and Kemi Ogunleye , Editor TW, Jide and Bukky George of Healthplus, Toyosi Akerele of Rise Networks, Dr Susu Enang, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Kemi Ajumobi of BusinessDay/Inspiring Woman, , Mrs Godrey Ogbechie of RainOil, Mrs Laila St Matthew- Daniels, Dr Mrs Sylvia Cole, Mrs Foluke Sanni, Mrs Udo Okonjo (CEO Fine and Country), just to name a few.
The laughter continued as Alibaba GCFR introduced His Excellency the governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi to unveil the new book. The brief but refreshing evening ended with a cocktail reception for guests and the question on everyone's lips was “when is the next summit?”, we can't wait!
|Mrs Adenowo and Mrs Bamgbose-Martins||Mrs Adeola Azeez, Deputy Country Representative
Deutsche Group, (President WIMBIZ) speaking
|Mrs Holloway, Chairman-Awesome Treasures Board of
Trustees; a guest, Kemi Ajumobi (Business Day),
Sir and Lady Edor and Ekor Obi
|Pastor Wale Adefarasin, Yinka Sani,
H.E. Princess Sarah Sosan
|R-L His Excellency the Governor of Ekiti State,
Dr Kayode Fayemi, Olajumoke and Olukorede Adenowo
|The Capacity crowd laughing|
Books can be obtained at the following places:
Laterna Stores – 13, Oko-Awo Close, Off Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Victoria Island, Lagos State.
Awesome Treasures Foundation Resource Centre – 9A Tinubu Road, off Coker extension, Ilupeju, Lagos | Mobile: 08095143574.
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