Fela’s children remember him, 22 years after death
Yeni and Femi Kuti, children of Afro Beat legend, Fela has remembered their father, who died 22 years ago.
Fela died on August 2, 1997.
His daughter, Yeni, shared a series of pictures of young and Funky Fela and wrote: “Two years today. Fela was taken away from us. RIP. Pix 1 A young and Funky Fela. Pix 2 So handsome. Pix 3. Ekun Pic 4. Action Man. Pix 5. Fela and his Queens. Pix 6. Love this photograph.”
On his part, Femi wrote: “22 years on and the flames ? still burning strong, our father “FELA” we love. Always on our minds. Always in our hearts ? #felakuti #afrobeat.”