Anthony Joshua pays tribute to Femi Kuti at the New Afrika Shrine

Anthony Joshua, the two-time unified world boxing heavyweight champion, visited the New Afrika Shrine in Lagos to pay homage, presenting his belts to the king of afrobeat, Femi Anikulapo-Kuti on 20 February. In a charged atmosphere, during the Thursday rehearsal session (which in itself is a show), the champion entered the Afrika Shrine and the frenzy doubled. He went straight to the stage, prostrated in … Continue reading Anthony Joshua pays tribute to Femi Kuti at the New Afrika Shrine

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Felabration 2019: Burna Boy sets stage alight in Lagos

Burna Boy, the Nigerian Afro-fusion superstar, graced the stage on the second night of Felabration to the joy of revellers at the Afrika Shrine, Lagos. It was a line up of performances by artists such as Etuk Ubong, CDQ and others. The ‘African Giant’ alias seem befitting as the fans went berserk when he stepped on stage and did not fall short of expectation as … Continue reading Felabration 2019: Burna Boy sets stage alight in Lagos

Eyes of a Lagos Boy, Felabration 2019 outdoor photo exhibition

FELABRATION 2019 | 14-20 OCTOBER | FREEDOM PARK OUTDOOR PHOTO EXHIBITION by BOLAJI ALONGE Eyes of a Lagos Boy, photographer Bolaji Alonge, presents an outdoor photo exhibition at Freedom Park during Felabration 2019 on Femi Kuti. Femi Anikulapo-Kuti and the Positive Force symbolize the celebration of joy but also deeply rooted resistance and belief in a better future for Nigeria and Africa, free from corruption and … Continue reading Eyes of a Lagos Boy, Felabration 2019 outdoor photo exhibition

This is Lagos: Felabration at Freedom park Lagos

Felabration at Freedom Park Lagos is an annual festival of music and arts commemorating the life and times of Nigeria’s foremost musical icon, Fela Anikulapo Kuti. Fela Anikulapo Kuti’s posthumus celebration which is founded by Yeni Kuti, the first daughter of the legend is about empowering the Nigerians through art, dance, music and intellectual discourse with the belief that together we shall succeed in ‘This … Continue reading This is Lagos: Felabration at Freedom park Lagos

Documenting History (The TVC Interview)- Bolaji Alonge

The campaign on Documenting History is generating a huge interest by the Nigerian and international audience. I was invited to the studios of one of Nigeria’s largest TV stations, TV Continental.  On the ten minute interview on the breakfast show ‘Wake Up Nigeria‘, I highlight my desire for the African kid to pick up the camera and take pictures of his environment to then upload … Continue reading Documenting History (The TVC Interview)- Bolaji Alonge

Prof. Wole Soyinka’s Residence Rampaged again By Cattle Herders..

The home of Africa’s first Nobel Laureate (Literature) Prof. Wole Soyinka has been rampaged once again by notorious herdsmen, making it the second time it is occurring in the past year. Wole Soyinka said he was out of the country when it first happened April of 2016.  On his arrival, the home situated in the forest in Abeokuta was  invaded and a motorable path was … Continue reading Prof. Wole Soyinka’s Residence Rampaged again By Cattle Herders..