Every year Lagos state stands still for a week to celebrate the life and times of late Fela Aikulapo-Kuti with Felabration; a mega week-long music festival that brings thousands of visitors from all over the world to the New Afrika Shrine.
The 2017 Felabration theme is “the prophecy” and it is the 20th edition of annual ‘Felabration’ festival. How time flies, it is twenty years since Fela left us but his legacy is still alive with this festival.
Are you wondering why you should attend the grand finale of the festival? NAIJ.com brings you three of the reasons below:
1. The final concert
This is when all top Nigerian musicians gather together to bring it down at the Afrika Shrine. It can simply be tagged 'where music makes sense'.The festival will see Femi Kuti live on stage as well as so many other Nigerian musicians.
2. Special Felabration edition for Lagos state governor
2017 edition of Felabration will honour Governor Akinwunmi Ambode for his growth and development of the state. It will also see the unveiling of Fela statue at Allen roundabout Ikeja, Lagos.
3. Meet top celebrities for free
Grand finale of Felabration 2016 is a chance for you to meet and watch your favourite celebrities perform on stage without the fear of paying a huge amount of money as gate fee.
Get out tonight and come have fun. See you there!
Inside Fela's massive house where he spent his last days on NAIJ.com TV.