The birthday ceremony of Nigeria’s celebrated gospel act, music director, song writer and music impressario Dr. Faith Ajiboye is fast becoming a carnival as more than ten leading Nigerian gospel artistes are now billed to perform on the grand finale of the birthday celebrations of this music icon.
It might interest you to know that as at the time of putting this newstory together, top gospel artistes like Sammie Okposo, Pastor Kunle Ajayi, Buchi, Midnight Crew, Segun Obe, Ayan Jesu, Bukola Bekes and Moniques amongst others have ticked their calendars and confirmed they will perform on Dr. Faith Ajiboye’s big day.
And according to sources close to the “birthday boy”, there are many other artistes who have signified their interest to honour this man of God and the organising committee of the birthday shindig are now facing the uphill task of accommodating all acts because of time and space.
Man of many parts, Dr. Faith Ajiboye who has thrilled the country for more than thirty years with more than five albums and singles is a respected and anointed worship leader and teacher. He is the publisher of the first and widely celebrated gospel music magazine in Nigeria, first published as NEW PSALMS in 1992 and later rebranded as TODAY’S MUSIC AFRICA in1998. This widely circulated and read music magazine in gospel circle has featured and promoted almost all the biggest brands and names known and celebrated today in gospel music locally and internationally. He has also ministered in more than 300 churches locally and internationally. He is an international music director and an ordained pastor of the gospel.
Ajiboye who now shuttles between Nigeria, United States of America, South Africa and Europe also runs an annual music/choir academy in Lagos called, Lagos Choir Seminar and Workshop where he has trained well over 10,000 choristers, musicians and sound engineers. He is also a visiting music teacher in the state of New Jersey, USA.
Though March 12 is his actual birthday but the ceremony organized by friends, family and partners of Dr. Faith Ajiboye to celebrate his 50th birthday which comes up on the 24th of March, 2019 by 3pm at the Banquet Hall of Excellence Hotel and Conference Centre, Aguda, Ogba, Ikeja Lagos promises to be WOW by all standards.
Watch this space for more news on the ceremony.