Footballers, Kelechi Iheanacho and Odion Ighalo were among the guests that celebrated with Governor Sanwo-Olu on his 56th birthday. The Lagos state governor expressed happiness to have welcomed the footballers to the Lagos House. Sanwo-Olu revealed that he and the players had a gist about their interesting season and preparations for the forthcoming one.
The governor of Lagos state Babajide Sanwo-Olu became 56 on Friday, June 25 as family, friends and well-wishers have been to the Lagos House to celebrate – as sighted on Facebook. Among guests are Nigerian footballers Odion Ighalo and Kelechi Iheanacho who are back in the country following the conclusion of a hectic season.
Ighalo helped his Saudi Arabian side Al-Shabab finish second in the Pro League, while Iheanacho gave happiness to Leicester City to finish fifth at the just concluded Premier League season.
The sports guys are now leaving out their vacation in Lagos and haven’t declined to mingle with family, friends and associates.
Sanwo-Olu, in a feat of elation and joy, made some interesting dance moves as his show of thanksgiving to God for sparing his life and making him fulfil his destiny, PM News reports. The governor has accepted with happy life of service, and a heart of compassion and empathy towards humanity. He personally posted photos of himself and Nigerian stars Ighalo and Iheanacho on his Facebook Page and added the title.
“Today (Friday) has been very humbling. Thank you so much for the many messages and calls to celebrate my birthday. “Super Eagles players Ighalo Odion Jude and Kelechi Iheanacho visited me at the State House to celebrate with me. We discussed their amazing season and plans for the upcoming season. “Today has been an awesome day and I remain extremely grateful,” the governor said.