President of Club ’97, Epe division, Mr. Abdul-Hakeem Adegbenro Adesanya on Monday August 11, 2019 hosted club members to a lavish get-together at his residence to mark this year’s Sallah Celebration.
The event which is meant to celebrate with club members on the occasion of the Sallah festival has in attendance the Commissioner representing Epe Division at the Lagos State Local Government Service Commission, Hon. Olabode Garberden.
Mr. Adesanya in his welcome address expressed his gratitude to God for His mercies and blessings over the years. He equally appreciated the special guest of the day, Hon. Garberden who he described as a worthy representative of Epe division at the LGSC not forgetting club members for their continuous unflinching support towards the growth of the association.
Hon. Garberden in his remarks reassured members of his resolve to as always, provide quality representation for the division and ensure that Club ’97 gets its fair share of opportunities at the commission in particular and Lagos State civil service by extension.
The Club’s President, Mr. Adesanya on Tuesday August 13 also led members to the annual Ojude Oba Carnival to pay homage to the traditional ruler of Epe, HRM, Oba Kamorudeen Animashaun, Arolugbade Elepe II, the Oloja of Epeland as part of the occasion marking the 2019 Sallah celebration.
This year’s Ojude Oba Carnival which was attended by the Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat featured live performances by the Fuji music legend, King Wasiu Ayinde Marshall (K1), Prince Emmanuel Oluwatola and his Juju Band, parades by High Chiefs, Olorituns, Baales, traditional age groups (regberegbes), honourary chieftaincy holders, political leaders, distinguished sons and daughters of Epeland and social organizations like the Club ’97.
Club ’97 is a pressure group and non-profit making social organization established solely for the advancement of members’ interest in Local Government Administration, Lagos State civil service.