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Chivido2024: Gov Adeleke Thanks Dignitaries, Others For Gracing ‘Historic Wedding’


Chivido 2024. Photograph: Ademola Adeleke/

Governor Ademola Adeleke of Osun State, on behalf of the Adeleke family, extended heartfelt gratitude to all guests and dignitaries who graced the wedding ceremony of his nephew, David Adeleke (popularly known as Davido), to Chioma Rowland.

The event, dubbed ‘Chivido2024,’ took place on Tuesday, June 25th, in Lagos and was described by the governor as a historic and joyous occasion.

In a statement issued by Governor Adeleke on, he expressed profound appreciation to families, friends, associates, and well-wishers who celebrated the union of Davido and Chioma.

The governor noted the overwhelming support and love shown to the Adeleke family during this momentous event, emphasizing the significant presence of notable figures from various sectors.

Governor Adeleke stated, “On behalf of my big brother, the father of the bridegroom; Dr Deji Adeleke; my sister, Chief (Mrs) Modupe Adeleke-Sanni, and the entire Adeleke family, we extend our best wishes to all those who honour the wedding of our son, Davido and his lovely wife, Chioma.

“We pray that sounds and thrills of joy and happiness shall be our portion all the time of our lives. Amen Thanks for coming. Signed: HE, Senator Ademola Adeleke, For the Adeleke family

“We are deeply touched by the immense show of solidarity and goodwill from esteemed personalities such as former President Olusegun Obasanjo, former National Chairman of the PDP Dr Iyorchia Ayu, and several governors including Lagos State Governor Mr. Sanwoolu, Ogun State Governor Mr. Abiodun, and others.

“We were overwhelmed by the massive show of brotherhood for the family in our time of happiness and joy.”

Chivido 2024. Photograph: Ademola Adeleke/

He further acknowledged the presence of senators, traditional rulers, leaders from the business and entertainment industries, members of the diplomatic corps, and numerous other dignitaries who graced the occasion, making it a memorable celebration.

Governor Adeleke conveyed the Adeleke family’s best wishes to the newlywed couple and extended prayers for continued joy and happiness in their lives together. He concluded the statement with gratitude to everyone who contributed to the success of the wedding ceremony.

The ‘Chivido2024’ wedding has been widely celebrated across social media platforms and within Nigerian and global entertainment circles, marking a significant moment for the Adeleke family and their well-wishers.

The list

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo

Former National Chairman of the PDP, Dr Iyorchia Ayu

Lagos State Governor and his wife, Mr and Mrs Sanwoolu

Ogun State Governor and his wife, Mr and Mrs Abiodun

Abia State Governor, Dr Alex Otti

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State

Deputy Governor of Imo State, Mrs Chinyere Ekomaru

Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Chief Bayo Lawal

Former Governor of Abia State

Dr Okezie Ikpeazu

Oyo State Assembly Speaker

Rt Hon. Adebo Ogundoyin.

Senator Sanusi Daggash

Mr Seyi Tinubu

Mrs Abike Dabiri

Senator Daisy Danjuma

Senator Yinka Olujinmi

Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe

Senator Osita Izunaso

His Royal Majesty, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi

 Soun of Ogbomoso land, Oba Gandi Adeoye

Ataoja of Osogboland, Oba Jimoh Olanipekun

Timi of Edeland, Oba Munir Adesola Lawal

Oba Saheed Ademola, Elegushi of Ikateland

Our esteemed in-laws from Igboland

Top business and political leaders from far and near

Countless traditional rulers

Leading lights of Nigerian entertainment industry

Members of the National Assembly from Osun state

Members of the Osun State Executive Council

Members of the Osun State House of Assembly

Members of the diplomatic Corps

Members of the diaspora community

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