Posts Tagged ‘Fela Anikulakpo Kuti’

Buhari’s aide reveals how he ate Fela’s cake baked with Marijuana

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 7, 2019
Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari, Babafemi Ojudu has revealed how he once ate cake allegedly baked for late activist musician, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. Ojudu, who was once a Senator representing Ekiti Central in the National Assembly, however, admitted he did not know the cake was baked with solution extracted from marijuana until he landed in […]

Fela Kuti was not a prophet, it is the Nigerian society that hasn’t changed

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 2, 2019
Nigerians celebrated independence from Britain on October 1, 1960. The country has been plagued with leadership problems which Nigerian Afrobeat maestro Fela Kuti railed against. Fela has been labelled a prophet by many Nigerians, but is he really a prophet or it’s just the Nigerian society which has failed to change. Fela Kuti’s song Beast […]

FLASH BACK | Fela Anikulakpo Kuti with his pet donkey named after Yakubu Gowon (PHOTO)

by Breaking Timeson May 31, 2017
A crowd gathered around to watch Fela Anikulakpo Kuti feed Yakubu, his pet donkey at Kalakuta Republic in Lagos in the 70’s. The donkey was named after Nigeria’s former Military Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon