It is not only the years one has lived that defines him but the life he puts and continue to put into the years, and that was the reason amiable gentleman, Adedapo Abiodun, the CEO of Heyden Petroleum and Chairman, Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPPMAN), marked his 56th birthday in superlative style at his Ikoyi, Lagos residence.
As an operator in the top echelon of Nigeria’s business, it was no surprise that the high and mighty were there to share this glorious birthday occasion.
In addition, the celebrant was over the moon with joy because his parents were alive and well to witness the landmark occasion- and were there live!
The oil baron told Ovation that he was thankful to God for blessing him with good health and protecting him all through the years. He also praised his friends for turning up in large numbers to honour him.
Mr. Abiodun, the an amiable gentleman was a fantastic host. He laid out first-rate hospitality for guests by ensuring that everyone had loads of fun.
There was no dull moment as assorted meals and vintage drinks were readily available. The atmosphere was so lively that the jollity went on till well into the wee hours of the next morning.
Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Governor of Ogun State, His Excellency Sen. Ibikunle Amosun, Former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel Honourable Minister for Transport, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Fatai Owoseni, Majority Leader of the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, Toyin Pinheiro, SAN, Dr. Wale Babalakin, SAN, Rickey Tarfa, SAN were some of those who came to honour the jolly good fellow.