The Alake and Paramount ruler of Egbaland, His Majesty, Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo, CFR, Okukenu IV, will on Saturday, 14th September, 2019 clock 76.
According to a release from the palace signed by the Baaroyin of Egbaland, Olootu Lai Labode said the celebration will not be exuberant this year.
The Baaroyin said the thrust of the Celebration is to serve humanity and God.
According to a programme lined up for the birthday celebration, a special Muslim prayers shall be offered at the Ake palace auditorium by 10am on Friday, while subjects of the monarch are enjoined to visit the Alake Cares 2019 Community Health Outreach at Ikopa Titun Town Hall, Ikopa beginning from 9am to 2pm on Friday, 13th September.
The release further stated that, on Saturday, 14th September, 2019, a special Thanksgiving Church Service would be held at Ake Palace Chapel by 7:30am, while the event shall be rounded up with a Special Dinner with Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria at the Ake Summer Garden by 6pm.