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Fela Anikulakpo Kuti

25 Nov 2019
After a 4-year hiatus, British rock band Coldplay surprised the world with their eight studio album “Everyday Life” - a double album, with the first half titled Sunrise and the other Sunset. It was released on 22 November 2019.  The album has received positive reviews and can be regarded as one of the band’s best…
Burna Boy
19 Oct 2019
With the successful host of the first ever UK installment of Felabration, an annual festival of music and arts that commemorates the life and legacy of Nigerian’s foremost musical icon and Afrobeat progenitor, the late Fela Anikulakpo Kuti...
12 Oct 2019
No doubt to the fact, the first ever UK installment of Felabration, an annual festival of music and arts commemorating the life and times of Nigerian’s foremost musical icon and afrobeat progenitor...
2 Aug 2019
22 years later, Fela lives on. Today marks 22 years since musical icon, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, passed on. Well known for pioneering the Afrobeat genre, especially with his provocative music, Fela was a multi-instrumentalist, humans rights activist, political maverick, and revolutionary who was never afraid to stand up for his beliefs. He was one of…
2 Aug 2019
On this day in 1997, Afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo-Kuti died, and we take a look into his life and achievements. Fela Anikulapo Kuti was born Olufela Olusegun Oludotun Ransome-Kuti to an Anglican reverend and a feminist. His mother, Chief Olufumilayo, was the first woman to drive a car in Nigeria. After his secondary education, he…
19 Aug 2017
Felabration is the annual festival celebrating the life, times, music and ideals of Nigeria’s icon and creator of Afrobeat Genre, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. It is one of the top 300 festivals in the world. The Nigerian corner at this year's Notting Hill Carnival is shaping up to much fun as the 20th edition of Felabration celebrations take off in…
24 Feb 2017
Analyzing Nigeria is arduous if you seek to speak truth to power. Many Nigerians, mostly the leaders and elite make speeches unceasingly. Such conventional speeches tend to be largely rhetorical.


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