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How Yeni Kuti Communicates with Her Late Father, Legendary Fela Kuti

Yeni Kuti, the first daughter of late Afrobeat pioneer and political maverick, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti has claimed that she still sees her father but in her dreams. According to the single mom, who pioneered the idea of Felabration, a music festival

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“How my Maternal Grandmother Saved my Life” – Femi Kuti 

Afro Beat Icon, Femi Kuti and his sister, Yeni recently lost their maternal grandmother. Femi, who is late Fela Kuti‘s eldest son, took to his page to pen a tribute to the great woman who changed his life (read here). ”My Maternal Grandmother,

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Hilarious! Fela Kuti’s Daughter Motunrayo Accepts Ring But Rejects Marriage Proposal from Mystery Boo

Fela Anikulapo Kuti‘s daughter, Motunrayo Kuti, just got a marriage proposal from a man. She accepted the ring but rejected the proposal. She is seen in a video posted on Instagram, stating her reasons for rejecting the proposal. “Those hoes will not let

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‘My Father Wanted Me To Become An Area Boy” – Femi Kuti

Femi Kuti, famous son of equally famous father, Fela Kuti in a recent interrview tells how his father never wanted him to go to school or get an education. The Grammy award nominee speaking exclusively with Thenetng explained his tough childhood

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Like Father Like Son: Nigerian Celebrities Following In Their Fathers’ Footsteps

We serve you a list of 5 Nigerian celebrities who have left a mark on the Nigerian entertainment industry and whose sons are closely following in their footsteps. 1.  Femi and Seun Kuti. The two sons of Afrobeat legend, Fela

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Photos: Seun Kuti Remembers Mum With Arm Tattoo

Nigerian musician, Oluseun Anikulapo Kuti, popularly known as Seun Kuti, celebrated the ninth year remembrance of his mother’s death today. The youngest son of legendary afrobeat pioneer, Fela Kuti, shared the photo of his late mother’s face tattooed to his arm below via Instagram.

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PHOTOS: Yeni Kuti’s Daughter Weds Australian Boo

In a traditional ceremony held today at the African Shrine in Lagos, the grand daughter of the Legendary Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Rolari Segun wedded her Australian boo, Benedict Jacka. Rolari is the daughter of Yeni Kuti and the late Femi

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