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As a child, Kuti learned piano and drums, and led his school choir. In the 1950s, Kuti told his parents that he was moving to London, England, to study medicine, but wound up attending the Trinity College of Music instead. While at Trinity, Kuti studied classical music and developed an awareness of American jazz.

Francis Abigail Olufunmilayo Thomas was born on 25 October 1900, in Abeokuta , to Daniel Olumeyuwa Thomas and Lucretia Phyllis Omoyeni Adeosolu. Her father was a son of a returned slave from Sierra Leone (see Nova Scotian Settlers ), who traced his ancestral history back to Abeokuta in what is today Ogun State , Nigeria. [1] [6] He became a member of the Anglican faith, and soon returned to the homeland of his fellow Egbas.

“This artwork was created as a form of respect and remembrance to this legend; what he stood for and fought for with his music; his mythology; struggle for freedom; fight for human dignity; social consciousness; courage and Pan-Africanism,” the governor said.


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