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Worried by the many contradictions bedeviling the Nigeria’s education system and the colonialist agenda that it espouses, foremost Nigerian musician and son of the late Fela
Afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti, has signed a new deal with California-based label, Knitting Factory Management, placing his brand on a higher international pedestal.
Barely four months after the events that followed the EndSARS protests of October last year, Afrobeat musician, Seun Kuti, has rolled out a new movement, dubbed ‘Power Mic,’ in a bid to renew socio-political activism.
Worried by the state of the nation, Kerae Records music act, Akachukwu Emmanuel Uche known musically as Mmzy, has sent out a message to the government in his new single Animal.
Fela Kuti's youngest son, Seun Kuti has requested to register his father's political party, Movement of the People (MOP). Seun, who is a Grammy-nominated musician, shared a photograph copy of a letter addressed to the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission on his Twitter page. The subject of the letter reads: "REQUEST FOR LIST…
27 Dec 2020
Phew! We cannot say for certain that 2020 got nothing on us because it sure did numbers on us. From the virus that entered most dramatically with an increasing number of conspiracies, but for us in Nigeria, can anything surprise us anymore? Our tolerance level was put to the test even in the last week…
19 Dec 2020
Officers of the Nigeria Police Force on Friday stormed the house of Nigerian musician and Afrobeat singer Seun Kuti in an attempted arrest. SaharaReporters learnt that the policemen stormed the residence in a desperate attempt to pick up the musician, but they met his absence, as he was on a routine morning radio show. The…
22 Nov 2020
Jaw-dropping stories sure took us by surprise this week. From efforts to stifle movements to clinching the hottest spot on the planet to understanding people’s views and one’s place, here is a rundown of the week. Hot sauce, who’s this? Drums roll! Well, hello there, we have crowned the new sexiest man alive, and it…
18 Nov 2020
Seun Kuti, youngest son of the legendary musician, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, has revived a political movement of his father, the Movement of the People, as part of his drive to call for better governance in the country, as well as an end to police brutality.
17 Nov 2020
In a post on Instagram on Monday, Seun Kuti, a Nigerian musician, posted a letter sent to him requesting he halts the meeting tagged: Endsars Movement: Lessons and Tasks. He wrote: So yesterday the government called my eldest sister @yeniakuti and threatened to close the shrine if I hold my event there tmr and also…
31 Oct 2020
Singer, actor cum politician, Olubankole Wellington, better known as Banky W, has come through with a new song titled, Talk and Do, a collaborative offering.
27 Oct 2020
In a new song titled "Talk and do", Banky W features other A-list musicians. Together, they aim to inspire a culture of responsibility as it relates to major issues around the world. They Challenge people to not just talk, but also back up those words with action where they can, and effect change in little…