It was glitz, glamour and razzmatazz, a celebration of thanksgiving to God as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of OMA MMA LIFE SAVING AND HEALTH FOUNDATION, Chief Boniface Ifeanyichukwu ArIekpere Ajuzie popularly called ONYE EZE LA SPAIN and his adorable wife, Lolo Ifediogo Ariekpere Ajuzie and their entire family dedicated their son Little Prince Nnanyereugo King Ifeanyi Ariekpere Ajuzie fondly called The Boy – King.
Speaking at the dedication ceremony which took place in Umuduru, Ikperejere Ihite Uboma Local Government Area Imo State, the father of the child, High Chief Ariekpere described his little son as a special gift from God to the family. He explained that the dedication of the boy in a traditional way is in tandem with the Igbo culture and tradition, which instills discipline in the youths and advised young people to be law abiding, resourceful, respectful and engage themselves in worthy ventures.
In her speech the mother of the Child, Lolo Ifediogo Araekpere Ajuzie thanked God for the golden Boy King and promised to nurture him responsibly while praying God to remember every woman who needs the fruit of the womb.
In their separate remarks, the Father of the day, Sir Hon. Chinedu Ugwuezi Ugoala, the traditional ruler of Ikpenwafor Autonomous Community Ihitte Uboma, Eze Innocent Onuoha, Elder Uba Alilionwu, High Chief Chijioke Ozems and others, all prayed for God’s wisdom and blessings upon the child, the parents and the entire family.
They also used the occasion to commend Chief Boniface Araekpere Ajuzie for touching lives of various families across the country through his Omanma life saving project and all the financial and humanitarian services.
Correspondence reports that the event coincided with the birthday celebration of two other members of the family namely Miss Destiny Ariekpere Ajuzie and Mr Ndubuisi Ariekpere Ajuzie featured cutting of cake.
The highlight of the event was the distribution of wrappers and other Christmas and empowerment items to Umuosidim and Umuokeke WomenWomen.
The child dedication ceremony and thanksgiving attracted many dignitaries.