The 29th day of March, 2022 was a day set aside to celebrate a legal colossus and Amazon @ 90. It was a day of pomp and pageantry at the Ibadan Civic Centre as members of the Bar and the Ibadan community gathered to celebrate Mama Folake Solanke, SAN, the first female Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) in Nigeria as she turned 90.
At the event several persons recounted the exemplary and hardworking life lived by Mama Solanke.
Mrs. Linda Rose Bala, a senior member of the Bar joined several prominenet members of the legal community to celebrate the learned silk.
In her words to Mama Solanke, Linda Bala wished her a very happy birthday and expressed delight at being in her presence. Mrs. Bala extolled the virtues of Mama Solanke, SAN and shared with her what an amazon and a role model she was to the ladies of the Bar. In response, Mama Solanke expressed appreciation to Mrs. Bala and wished her well. She also thanked her for coming all the way from Zaria to see her.
Mama Folake Solanke is indeed a pacesetter in many ways; her hardwork and diligence is a source of inspiration to all and we at spaceage reports joined Mrs Linda Rose Bala to wish her the happiest birthday ever and many more happy years.