Come Saturday 31st of July, 2021 the beautiful scenery of Hunga M. DE. Suite along Egbeda idimu road Lagos will play host to what could probably be one of the biggest event ever host there as cremes de la creme of society both in industry, media world and entertainment will storm the place to celebrate one of their own, an accomplished and award journalist par excellence, Mr Murphy Ajibade Alabi who officially turned 50 on July 24 but postpone the celebration till the following week due to restriction of movement for the local government election
The roll call will have Nollywood stars like Yemi Solade, Jaiyeola Kuti, Bimbo Oshin, Laide Bakare, Ola Samuel TAMPAN president, Mr. Latin. are all expected to be there. Hon Kehinde Odeneye a two time house of representative in Abuja will also grace the party. Also expected to grace the golden year celebration of this award winning journalist who was adjudged Nigeria Best Entertainment Writer of the year in 2014 by NMNA is Dare Babarinsa the Chairman and Editor- in – Chief to be accompanied by his Executive Editor, Dele Fashomi.
Also expected at the golden year celebration is Adeleye Fabusoro the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Rare Edge the producer of Aladunde, Borokini among other productions, Sola Olugbero (Sokem) While properties and Homes expert, SSAFRI will announce their presence with their Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Ayeni Sunday and Ayeni Samuel the Executive Director gracing the occasion. Samuel Madosi the chairman of Madosi Nig LTD is another celebrity expected.
Though it is meant to be a low key celebration but the friends of the ever smiling and friendly journalist who has been in the pen profession for over two decades decided to celebrate him. “Samson Ajibade Alabi known and addressed as Murphy! is a vibrant journalist who has given established Fame to many Nollywood artists. Murphy is an household name in the field of entertainment reporting.
Many Nollywood artists got celebrated through his write up and it is high time he is celebrated too. That is why we planned to celebrate him come July 31st though the birthday fell to July 24. ” Declare Laide Gold a journalist herself and the head of the planning committee
Aare Suru J. Hunga the Aare Lisa Igbore of Egbaland and the CEO of Hunga M.DE Suite where the ceremony will take place also eulogized the fast talking journalist who has worked in various media houses like : Westerner Magazine, Compass Newspaper, Tribune, Leadership, News watch, Daily Independent, and Daily Times newspaper. “He is one journalist I respect. He is virtual and very professional. So it was not difficult for me to give him my hotel to come and celebrate there”