Browsing: Nigerian Experiences

My Nigerian Experiences believes in the act of investment and a worthy one at that. For this reason, we would indulge  you, our ardent readers to not only have a visual of spending based on current costs but to structure your life in a way that your generations unborn would be better for it and thank you. This is also one reason why we have come up with this section where we can bridge the information gap as well as encourage your dream to become a licensed Land lord *haha* while we make some honest sales too! There is…

Fela Anikulapo Kuti (15 October 1938 – 2 August 1997), also professionally known as Fela Kuti and simply Fela, was a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist, musician, composer, pioneer of the Afrobeat music genre, human rights activist, and political maverick. He has been called “superstar, singer, musician, Panafricanist, polygamist, mystic, legend.” During the height of his popularity, he was often hailed as one of Africa’s most “challenging and charismatic music performers. Fela was born Olufela Olusegun Oludotun Ransome-Kuti on 15 October 1938 in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria into an upper-middle-class family. His mother, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, was a feminist activist in the anti-colonial movement; his father, Reverend Israel Oludotun Ransome-Kuti, an Anglican minister and school principal, was the first president of the Nigeria…

Our Woman Crush for the week is Kemi Adetiba. Kemi Adetiba has inspired the world in the trail blazing series episode called KingWomen. It has definitely inspired the best in most of us who have followed the series beginning from its inception. The Guests on the Series on Accelerate TV includes Taiwo Ajai-Lycentt, a legendary British trained Nigerian actress on the premiere episode, TY-Bello, Jumoke Adenowo, Remi Fagbohun, Ayodeji Mogbope, Tara-Fela Durotoye, all women who are powerful and share their experiences in a unique way that provides guidance to listening minds. Here’s a bit of information about the woman who’s heart…