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STOP TALKING ABOUT IT and ACT NOW! Remember that beaded jewelry you admire so much on Instagram? The event planning and decoration skills you wish you had? Or the graphic design training your friend told you about and you could not afford to go for it because you were unable to fund it? Or you are just at a […]

First Medical Sciences University in Nigeria, 234 students matriculate in Ondo State

On Saturday 12th March, 234 pioneer students matriculated at the University of Medical Sciences, Ondo State. The first of its kind in Nigeria and 2nd in Africa. As stated by the Governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko in his address at the varsity opening ceremony, the construction of the University “is a strategic response […]

Party/Reception for Pa Dairo’s celebration of life. Music by Tolu Obey-Tolusworld celebrates her father-in-law’s life

I have come to the grand finale, the party reception. Time for food, music and dancing. All the children had their own individual party. It was like a carnival. Reception was held at Olofin Anglican Grammar School field under a Marquee Imperial Canopy with capacity to sit 1,500 guests. The marquee was elegantly decorated in […]

Looking regal……The Dairos adorned in burgundy “Alaari” as Pa Dairo makes his way to Church

It was time to take Pa Dairo from his residence to church to pay his last respect to almighty God. His children, their spouses, grandchildren and great grandchildren dressed up in Yoruba traditional regalia, specifically, “Alaari”. Alaari is a type of aso-oke that takes its origin from Osun state, Nigeria. Alaari in Yoruba land is said […]

Tolusworld dances to and with ‘Legelege’, a local musician from Idanre, Ondo state during PaDairo’s wake-keep

At the wake keep after-party of Pa Francis’ home going, friends and family members gathered together at the Dairo quarters to eat and drink. There were local musicians for the night. Tolusworld gave an outstanding performance show. She danced to the local musician “Legelege”. Unfortunately only few minutes of the performance were recorded but the videos […]

Pa Dairo’s Wake Keep Pictures, a White and Blue affair- Tolusworld Father-in-law’s home going

When an aged generous and kindhearted man, full of integrity, love and compassion bows out of this world, he should be celebrated. That was the story of Chief Francis Ibidapo Dairo. In the evening of January 28, the people of ancient Odode Idanre and Ondo State, came out in blue and white to pay their respect […]

Dinner/Award Night Pictures as Ondo State celebrates 40th Anniversary and 7th Anniversary of the Mimiko government

Tolusworld team was there on February 27, 2016 when politicians, business icons, cultural and traditional leaders assembled in Akure, Ondo State to honour and celebrate with the people of Ondo State and His Excellency, Dr. Rahman Abayomi Olusegun Mimiko in commemoration of the 40th Anniversary of the State and 7th Anniversary of the Mimiko government. It was indeed a […]

A King is ushered home….The Dairo Dynasty buries their father, Chief Francis Ibidapo Dairo- Tolusworld father-in-law

It was 8:30 a.m. on January 28th, I remember very well…..a beautiful, slightly cold harmattan morning in the capital city of Ondo State, Akure, the Prestigious Dairo family, a family known for oneness in spirit and culture, integrity, affluence and highly popular for their large number of intellectuals in Odode-Idanre (a suburb of Akure) came […]

Video coverage for Tolusworld mother’s carnival-like funeral as aired on LTV 8 and OSRC television stations

The 3-day affair celebration was covered by Red Carpet Event Coverage and aired on Lagos State Television, LTV 8 and Ondo State Television, OSRC. See below for the video. If this is your first time on Tolusworld, thanks for stopping by. In the last few days I have been covering the home going of my […]