“There has never been, nor will there be anything quite so special as the love between the mother and her son.”
This momentous phrase best underscores why young entrepreneur and writer, Dr. Adedara S. Oduguwa alongside his siblings are pulling all the stops to celebrate their mother, Mrs. Bolanle T. Oduguwa, who turned 60 yesterday, Saturday, September 23.
The children, on this special occasion of their mother joining the Diamond Club with great joy and happiness, played host to some family members, friends and political associates at the celebrant’s Sagamu, Ogun State residence, in appreciation of her enduring spirit, love and unwavering dedication to their upbringing.
The loving mother is regarded as a woman of great strength and resilience. Her children take great pride in her accomplishments. An astute businesswoman and politician of note, Mrs. Oduguwa ventured into active politics under the guidance and leadership of her late husband, Chief Kofoworola Oduguwa JP, whom she married in 1984.
She has been actively engaged in various political activities from 1991 to 2021, serving as a Woman Leader, Coordinator, Polling Agent, and Ex-officio within different political parties, including the National Republican Convention (NRC), United Nigeria Congress Party (UNCP), and PDP. In 2022, she was the Sagamu PDP Vice-Chairmanship candidate.
Aside from her political endeavours, Mrs. Oduguwa is actively involved in numerous social clubs and holds several chieftaincy titles. She is also known for her philanthropic efforts, her dedication to helping the less fortunate, and her active participation in social gatherings. She is blessed with five children – Dr. Adedara Oduguwa, Dr. Adegbuyi Oduguwa, Dr. Adebanke Oduguwa, Adesewa Oduguwa, and Mr. Adekoyejo Oduguwa.