Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is now a grandfather after his daughter, Oluwadamilola, welcomed a baby boy with his husband Oluseun Bakare.
“All glory to GOD!” he tweeted on his handle Monday. “I am now a granddad! My daughter, Oludamilola and her husband Oluseun became parents to a wonderful baby boy this morning!”
All glory to GOD!
I am now a grand dad! My daughter, Oludamilola and her husband Oluseun became parents to a wonderful baby boy this morning!
— Prof Yemi Osinbajo (@ProfOsinbajo) September 21, 2020
Osinbajo’s media aide, Laolu Akande had congratulated his principal on the arrival of his grandchild, while also wishing the new parents and the Vice President’s family well.
VP Osinbajo is now a grand-dad! He released the following statement:
“All glory to God, I am now a grand-dad! My daughter, Oludamilola & her husband Oluseun became parents to a wonderful baby boy this morning.” CONGRATULATIONS boss, Her Excellency, Damilola, Seun & entire family.
— Laolu Akande (@akandeoj) September 21, 2020
Seun and Damilola married in March 2018 at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The event brought together leaders from different political backgrounds including President Muhammadu Buhari, then-Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel among others.
Others included Kashim Shettima, Rochas Okorocha, Tanko Al-Makura and Ibikunle Amosun.
The church wedding took place at the National Christian Centre, Abuja, on Saturday, March 17.
“With joy and praise to the Lord, Dolly and I announce the betrothal of our daughter Oludamilola Osinbajo to Oluseun Bakare,” the Vice President said on February 14th while announcing the wedding.