What Did Fela Say? podcast

What Did Fela Say?

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Nigeria faces a lot of political and societal issues. Fela, who allegedly foresaw the issues we face today sang about it and is labelled a Prophet by many Nigerians. But is he a Prophet? Or a Musician like every other entertainer in our society today?

Join Gabin on Jamitfm as he juxtaposes and dissect the cankerworms eating deep into the society of generations past and present.

Whether you want to know about Fela (the political and societal renegade) or find out about the societal issues Africa face today, this podcast is for you.

Then I leave you to decide if truly Fela is a Prophet or not.


  • Fela's Message
    Fela says “music is the weapon of the future”. Cue Lagbaja, Burna boy and many other artists using that music to speak about the ills in Afr...
  • Colonial Mentality
    Kolo mentality is real. What do you call being freed, and then seeking slavery? Slavery in mind and body. In this episode, Fela uses his son...
  • Authority Stealing
    Quick question, If you catch a thief stealing on the road what will you do, especially if your pocket has been picked many times, or you hav...
  • International Thief Thief
    An ingenious way for Fela to attack corrupt leaders and elites in the society who cater our wealth out of the country. Let’s not exclude for...
  • Yellow Fever
    A slight twist to the show, as we discuss with a guest, the prevalence of skin bleaching in our society. Guess what? Fela also talked about ...


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