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Yeni Kuti Would Probably Not Marry A Man Like Fela

Growing up as the first of the seven children of Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, Yeni Kuti has said having twenty-seven step-mothers, at the time, was quite interesting for her as a child.

The Felabration pioneer, in a chat on Jimi Disu’s ‘The Discourse, recounted her childhood memories saying, “I was excited really but I’m sure my mother wasn’t. Now that I’m grown up, I can imagine how my mother felt. But at that age, for me, it was exciting to have new brothers and sisters.”

The 56-year-old revealed the struggles her mother went through as one of Fela’s concubines.

She said: “For a long time, Fela wasn’t paying our rent and so my mother took us all to go stay with Fela. My mother had her own place at Kalakuta and she was there for a couple of years.”

Through it all, her mother who was very much in love with her Fela, stayed. When asked how she felt watching the unconventional musician be himself, Yeni said, “She had no choice. What would she do? She loved him to a fault.”

Though she admires the determination, Yeni bears no such passion. When asked if she would do same, she abruptly said, “At all. Ask Mr. Lawson he knows.”

With the country in a serious political shake following the absence of the president for over three months, Yeni wouldn’t exactly be rooting for anyone because “I have no friend in politics ”

However, one striking political name, Bukola Saraki, senate president, who has been making the news of recent, reminds the former dancer of one of Fela’s songs.

She said: “When I saw the news, one of Fela’s songs came to my mind and it is the one he sings about government magic.”

Yeni doesnt remember being close to her dad but she is certain she inherited some qualities from him. One of which is his giving nature, “Fela loved to share. I think I take a bit of that from him.”

The current manager of the shrine, however, said unlike her, her brother, Femi Kuti, is quite the opposite. Yeni said that Femi is “frugal” when it comes to giving and this may be as a result of his somewhat hard childhood.

“Femi is not a spend thrift. He is reserved, but because of experiences. He has had some hard knocks and so he is withdrawn. [Although] he would still help people who come to live at the shrine.”

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This Is The Problem Beverly Naya Is Facing As An Only Child

Nollywood actress, Beverly Naya is an only child says one of the problems she faces is having no one to take her pictures.

The British born Nigerian actress reportedly lives with her mother in Lagos.

Recently, the wedding party actress wrote to those who might have had an ugly first time encounter with Nollywood actress as her growing up affected her.

The actress happens to be the only child of her parents and during her teenage days, she had no one to accept her the way she is and that pushed her into her own world trying to please everyone which was not possible.

Here’s what she shared:

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These Photos Of Adesua Etomi And Banky W’s Family Are Gorgeous

These photos were taken in July in Maryland when Banky W and his family had a family reunion and also took another set of photos to include his brother who missed his introduction ceremony to Adesua Etomi.

And just like it was during his big day with Etomi in May this year, his brothers stepped out all decked in white, and they clustered around their brother, giving him their own version of the ceremony which extended family and friends already performed in Nigeria.

Recall that the Nigerian singer, Bankole Wellington a.k.a Banky W and his wife-to-be, Adesua Etomi joined the Wellington family in Washington DC , United States recently for a getaway.

The couple got engaged in May 2017.

Here are the photos:

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Here Is Why Daddy Freeze Thinks Beyonce Deserves No Respect

 

Daddy Freeze has expressed his anger towards Beyonce who just clocked 36 because she cut ties with her father after he cheated on her mother and yet stuck with her ‘cheating’ husband.

In his words;

I have no respect for Beé, Absolutely none!
This man gave up everything to give her a career! He quit his job, sold his jaguar to make her what she is today and because he cheated on her mum, she cut him out?

Beé is staying with her own cheating husband while cutting ties with her father because he cheated on her mum? 😳How ironic!

Look at the Kardashians everyone has rubbed off the success of Kim, Caitlyn Jenner is not even Kim’s biological father and look at how far he/she has come with $100 million to his/her name!

Kim is worth $175million, while Khloe is worth $24 million, Kylie $50million, Kendal $18million, Rob $6million, Scott Disick $16million, Kourtney $35million, Kris $60million, Brody Jenner $10million.

Now guess what Beé’s only sister is worth? A measly $5million dollars and look at how miserable her father is..😢

The Knowles, unlike the Kardashians are not a power family, they’re just a one horse Beyoncé race, nothing but a low down dirty shame, that while the Queen Bee of the beehive soars to dizzying heights, her family wallows in mediocrity……by the way Jay z’s album sold platinum in one week, yaaay🙄! ~FRZ

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