The celebration caught the APC Chieftain off guard as his supporters, friends mobilized themselves to take the planning and celebration off the hands of Akala, turning it into one elaborate gift to the man they see as a worthy leader.
Saturday June 3, 2017, his Ikoyi residence in Lagos, where he celebrated his birthday, was hijacked by political Associates, who splashed gift items on him.
The highly elated celebrant, Alao Akala also hosted some politicians from his state who are seeking for his blessings and support for their aspirations.
Hon. Abiodun Awoleye Dada, who was one of the lawmakers in the opposition party when Akala was governor of the state and many others.
The two term lawmaker representing Ibadan North Federal Constituency, Awoleye had recently confirmed his interest in contesting for the most exalted position in the state.