Bolanle Austen-Peters

Bolanle Austen-Peters

Bolanle Austen-Peters was born on the 4th of February 1969. She is the daughter of Chief Afe Babalola, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria. Bolanle attended the Command Secondary School Ibadan, the International School Ibadan and the University of Lagos for her undergraduate studies and earned a master’s degree in International Law from the London School […]

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Fela Anikulapo Kuti

Fela Anikulapo Kuti

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 Union of Teachers.  As […]

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Kemi Adetiba

Kemi Adetiba

Kemi Adetiba, a Music Director from Lagos state and also the Director of one of the most sought-after Nigerian movies in 2016, ‘The Wedding Party’.  Born in Lagos on January 8, 1980, Kemi Adetiba started her journey into the media as a young child where she headlined two national television commercials for the iconic detergent […]

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Olalekan Babalola

Olalekan Babalola

1st Grammy Award Winner in Nigeria Olalekan Babalola is a Nigerian Jazz Percussionist, a Musician and the 1st Grammy Award Winner in Nigeria. Born in Lagos State in 1960, he attended the Bishop Oluwole Primary School, Agege for his Basic Education before proceeding to Iwo in the old Oyo State for his Secondary School Education. […]

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