In commemoration of Nigeria’s 54th Independence, we shall be celebrating the occasion with quotes from notable Nigerians through the month.
Today we select some notable quotes from foremost musician and social activist – Fela Anikulapo Kuti who popularized the now talked about Afro beat. Enjoy!
“To be spiritual is not by praying and going to church. Spiritualism is the understanding of the universe so that it can be a better place to live in.”
Fela’s explanation on one of his anti-Christian views.
“Broken English has been completely broken into the African way of talking, our rhythm, our intonation.”
“The music of Africa is big sound: it’s the sound of a community”