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Fela Kuti gets award in US
06 July 2015, 16:00
Lagos - The late Afrobeat singer, Fela Kuti was honoured with the presentation of the Certificate of Congressional Recognition by the United States congress to the family of the late singer.
The award was received by Seun Kuti during his U.S. tour that saw him perform in Houston in the last days of June 2015.
He shared a picture of the award on his Instagram page.
Late Fela Kuti was born Olufela Olusegun Oludotun Ransome-Kuti on October 15, 1938 to a protestant minister and a political activist but died on August 2, 1997 after a brief illness.
The late Nigerian musician Fela Kuti married 27 women in a single ceremony
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