French President Emmanuel Macron will on Tuesday visit Nigeria for talks with Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on security and terrorism in Abuja.
Later, he would leave for Lagos to visit Fela Kuti’s New Afrika Shrine located in the teeming Lagos district of Ikeja, a vibrant megapolis of 20 million people.
According to AFP, Macron visit to a nightclub founded by Nigerian music legend, Fela Kuti, makes him become the first “real president” to enter a venue synonymous with marijuana smoke, sexy backup dancers and protest music.
Macron, on Sunday, visited the Mauritanian capital Nouakchott to attend an African Union summit.
The New Afrika Shrine located in the teeming Lagos district of Ikeja replaced Fela Kuti’s original club that burnt down in 1977, but for millions of fans, it still represents the original Shrine built by the musical maverick…