Earlier into the year 2018,the Vice President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo made an announcement on a social media platform the union of his daughter, Damilola Osinbajo to her beloved husband, Oluseun Bakare who happens to be the son of the billionaire, Bola Shagaya.
The Traditional Marriage as well as the White Wedding were slated for March 15th and 17th, 2018. After the Traditional Marriage and White Wedding, the wedding receptions was observed at the Banquet Hall in Aso Villa.
The event was indeed a great one as dignitaries from all works of life were at the occasion.
The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, His Lovely Wife, Aisha Buhari and other distinguished individuals were present at the occasion.
Before we look at all that happened at the event, including the photoshoots and all, let us briefly have a look at the biography of the Vice President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, whose daughter, Damilola tied a knot with her husband, Oluseun.
Oluyemi Oluleke Osinbajo who is called Yemi Osinbajo for short was born on the 8th of March 1957. His place of birth was Lagos State. Yemi Osinbajo's father's name is Sir. Opeoluwa Osinbajo, he is no more at the moment.
Yemi Osinbajo parents were well to do. He had his primary school education alongside his secondary school education in Lagos State.
Thereafter, Yemi Osinbajo gained entry into the University of Lagos where he studied Law. In due time, he graduated with an LL.B degree. Subsequently, Yemi Osinbajo was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1979.
Yemi Osinbajo thereafter attended London School of Economics where he graduated with an LLM degree in 1980.
Yemi Osinbajo is known for his good communication skills. A lot of people refer to him as a very good orator because of how well he speaks.
Yemi Osinbajo was once a Special Advisor to the Attorney-General of the Federation. He also held the post of the Minister of Justice of the Federal Republic of Nigeria from 1988 to 1991.
Yemi Osinbajo was also a professor of Public Law at the University of Lagos. He was the Head of Department (HOD) of Public Law in the University of Lagos in the year 1997. He functioned as the Head of Department of Department of Public Law from 1997 to 1999.
In 1999 Yemi Osinbajo got a higher assignment. He became the Attorney General alongside the Commissioner for Justice of Lagos State. He was the Attorney General alongside the Commissioner for Justice in Lagos State from the year 1999 to 2007.
Yemi Osinbajo has numerous books in his name. He has authored, edited and co - authored a lot of books.
A few of the books in his name are: “The Unification and Reform of the Nigerian Criminal Law and Procedure Codes”; “Law Development and Administration”; and so on.
Yemi Osinbajo was the host pastor of the Olive Tree House of Prayer for All Nations which is located in Banana Island, Lagos State before he became the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in 2015.
It is worthwhile to note that Olive Tree House Of Prayer for All Nations is a parish of the Redeemed Christian Church Of God. He had personal relationship with the then General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church Of God, Enoch Adeboye during that Era.
Yemi Osinbajo took an oath of office on the 29th of May, 2015 when he became the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The great event took place at the Eagle Square, Abuja.
Yemi Osinbajo received a National Honours Award, Grand Commander of the Order of the Niger (GCON) from the Former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan on 28 May, 2015 for his selfless efforts towards moving the great nation forward.
Yemi Osinbajo became the Acting President in 2017 after President Muhammadu Buhari was critically ill and needed to receive medical treatments. However, the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari is in good state of health currently and has taken over his seat as the President of the Federation.
Yemi Osinbajo tied the knot with his beautiful wife, Dolapo Osinbajo on November 25, 1989.
Photos of the wife of the Vice President, Dolapo Osinbajo can be seen below.
The marriage between the Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo and his beautiful wife, Dolapo Osinbajo brought forth three adorable children. They have two daughters and a son.
The three children of the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo and their mother, Dolapo Osinbajo can be seen below.
The names of the Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo's daughters are Kiki Osinbajo and Kanyinsola Osinbajo while his only son is named Fiyinfoluwa Osinbajo.
The wedding of the Vice President's daughter, Damilola Osinbajo had the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, his wife, Aisha Buhari and other dignitaries in attendance.
The Vice President’s of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo's daughter, Damilola Osibanjo and the love of her life, Oluseun Bakare walked down the isle at the National Ecumenical Centre in Abuja where the both exchanged marital vows saying "Yes, I do".
The wedding had in attendance lots of dignitaries as well as highly ranked officials in Nigeria.
The photos of the dignitaries who attended the wedding ceremony can be seen below.
The wedding reception took place at the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa located in Abuja.
Stunning photos of the wedding between Damilola Osinbajo and Oluseun Bakare can be seen below.
Photos of the Traditional Marriage between Damilola Osinbajo and Oluseun Bakare can be seen below.
What do you think about this lovely couple?
You can wish them a fruitful married life in the comment section.
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