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Fans Remember Fela Anikulapo-Kuti With Accolades

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti
Posted: Aug 6, 2016 at 4:14 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

Fans of late Afrobeat maestro, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, celebrated him on Tuesday, August 2, as the day marked his 19th death anniversary.

The remembrance, which started with his family members, took another dimension when fans of the legendary musician also took to celebrating him.

Yeni Kuti, the eldest daughter of the music legend wrote thus in her eulogy to celebrate her father. “Nineteen years ago our icon, father, leader and father of the nation left the world stage. He lives in us forever and continues to guide and protect us. That is why Nigeria didn’t go to war against all predictions. Rest in peace Fela. We miss you.”

Fela will be remembered for his fight for humanity. He fought several governments through his controversial and daring style of music.