Categories: Local

Osinbajo Becomes Granddad As Daughter Damilola, Hubby Welcome Baby

Vice President Osinbajo’s daughter Damilola and her husband Seun. Photo: Twitter@Prof Yemi Osinbajo.


Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is now a grandfather after his daughter, Oluwadamilola, welcomed a baby boy with her 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!”

READ ALSO: Buhari, Governors Attend Osinbajo’s Daughter’s Wedding

Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo, the Vice President’s Vice equally shared the news on her Instagram page Monday.

“Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord.” Psalm 127:3,” she posted alongside a photo of her daughter and the husband.

“All thanks and praise to God for His precious gift of a baby boy delivered today, to our children, Seun and Damilola Bakare. All glory to God.”


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.

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, 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.

30 Years Of Love

Osinbajo and his wife celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on November 25th, 2019.


“Hand in hand on the 25th November 1989,” the Vice President’s wife, Dolapo wrote on her Instagram handle alongside a series of photos. “It’s our 30th wedding anniversary to the glory of God.”

Emmanuel Egobiambu

Disqus Comments Loading...
Published by
Emmanuel Egobiambu
Tags: osinbajo Osinbajo children Osinbajo daughter

Recent Posts

  • Coronavirus

Nigeria Records 195 New COVID-19 Cases As PTF Disburses N1bn To States

  Nigeria has recorded 195 fresh cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control…

2 hours ago
  • Sports

Alampasu Returns As Osimhen Leads Eagles Invitees For Ivory Coast, Tunisia

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) released the list of invitees for the matches - billed to hold next month - …

2 hours ago
  • Sports

Pep Guardiola’s Man City Survive Wolves Scare To Make Winning EPL Start

Manchester City survived a scare to start their Premier League title challenge with a 3-1 win against Wolves as Phil…

2 hours ago
  • Coronavirus

PTF Disburses N1bn Each To 32 States

  The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has disbursed N1billion each to 32 states in the country amid the pandemic.…

3 hours ago
  • Crime Watch

Fake Army Lieutenant In EFCC Net For Multiple Fraud

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Gombe Zonal Office is interrogating one Eze Mavus Ugochukwu, a student of…

3 hours ago
  • Coronavirus

‘I Got Carried Away’: Czech PM Regrets Lifting COVID-19 Measures

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis admitted Monday that his government had made a mistake when it eased restrictions aimed at…

3 hours ago