Dr Banda visits Northern Nigeria.

Hastings Kamuzu Banda (born-March or April 1898 – 25 November 1997) was the leader of Malawi and its predecessor state, Nyasaland, from 1961 to 1994. After receiving much of his education overseas, Banda returned to his home country (then British Nyasaland) to speak against colonialism and advocate for independence. In 1963, he was formally appointed…

BOB MARLEY

Bob Marley, OM (born Nesta Robert Marley), Jamaican singer-songwriter & musician, recipient of the Jamaican Order of Merit, and rhythm guitarist & lead singer for the ska, rocksteady & reggae bands The Wailers and Bob Marley & The Wailers. His music was influenced by the social issues of Jamaica, giving a voice to political and…

The Lijadu Sisters, Taiwo and Kehinde Lijadu, are identical twin sisters from Nigeria who were an important music duet from the mid-1960s to the 1980s

They achieved success in Nigeria and had modest influence in the United States and Europe. They were notable for being a West African version of the Pointer Sisters who mixed Afrobeat sounds with jazz and disco, according to one source. Since the late 1980s, they retired from the music scene The twins grew up in…