Femi Kuti, the Afrobeat musician and son of music legend, Fela Kuti, has revealed what he told President Emmanuel Macron of France when he visited the Afrika Shrine in Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial city.
Nigeria’s online integrated media platform, ALEDEH, recalls that Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari received Macron at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital on Tuesday night, July 3, after which he visited the Afrika Shrine in Lagos State.
Femi Kuti and dancehall singer, Yemi Alade thrilled the French President and other guests with their performances at the New Afrika Shrine on Tuesday.
However, in a viral Image on Instagram, the Afrobeat musician disclosed that he told President Macron that his visit led to the repair of the road leading to the shrine. He revealed this while responding to a question by a fan.
The fan had asked, ”Did you tell Macron that the Government renovated the Africa Shrine, gave you a new Gen, and constructed the Africa Shrine road due to his arrival within three days?
Femi Kuti, responded in affirmation,”yes he was told.”