Author - Noah Oladele

Noah Oladele

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Ebenezer Obey

Overview The trajectory of music in post-independence Nigeria, mostly the South-West, was a struggle of dominance among the different genres of music...

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Lágbájá

Overview In the 1970s and 1980s, when artists such as King Sunny Ade, Alhaji Sikiru Ayinde Barrister, General Ayinla Kollington, and Ebenezer Obey...

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NNEKA

OVERVIEW On August 2nd, 1997, Nigeria lost its foremost musician, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, who used music as a tool of expression against all forms of...

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Kaduna Nzeogwu

This coup was called the “Igbo Coup” because prominent northern leaders such as Prime Minister Tafawa Balewa and Premier Ahmadu Bello (Northern...

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Obafemi Awolowo

After completing his higher education at Wesley College, Ibadan (teachers’ college) in 1927, he proceeded to the University of London and would later...

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ALHASSAN DANTATA

Alhassan being an Agalawa,   had his lands taken away and was threatened into slavery and paid a ransom for his freedom. In the hopes of a better...

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