24th May, 2021
By Taiwo Okanlawon
Legendary Nigerian dancer and daughter of the late Afrobeat pioneer, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, Yeni, has shared some gorgeous pictures as she hits the Diamond age today.
Yeni, first child of the legendary Afrobeat maestro had earlier shared a picture with a caption that reads; “60 years old loading. All grey and proud of it.”
60 years old loading. All grey and proud of it https://t.co/cgx2iBBPD2
— Yeni Anikulapo-Kuti (@YeniAKuti) May 22, 2021
YK as fondly called pioneered the idea of Felabration, a yearly music festival since 1998 to celebrate the life and contributions of Fela.
She is also a dancer and manages the New Africa Shrine.
She also co-hosts a talk show programme called ‘Your View’ on TVC.
Friends and relations will celebrate with her at the Shrine in Ikeja, later today to mark her Diamond age.