President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine – See Fun Photos!

President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 1

French President, Emmanuel Macron came all the way from Presidential Villa in Abuja, where he met with Buhari, to party at Fela’s Afrika Shrine.

Macron who’s on a two-day visit to Nigeria dumped his jacket and tie and opted for a casual look, as he had fun moments with Governor Akinwunmi Ambode at Shrine on Tuesday night.

President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 2The 40-year-old French politician arrived the well-secured Presidential Lounge of the Murtala Muhammad International Airport (MMIA) Lagos State at exactly 9:05 pm.

President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 3“I’m very happy to be here with you tonight,” said Macron in English while addressing the cheering crowd at the celebration of African Culture.

President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 4“We have to build a new common narrative in Africa. You have to recognise the bad and negative pages of this history, but you have to move forward,” he added on Afrika Shrine, a popular nightclub in Lagos, founded by Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti.

President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 5African music stars present at Shrine for the launch of the African Cultural Season, which takes place in France in 2020, include award-winning Beninese singer Angelique Kidjo, Senegalese singer Youssou N’Dour, and Fela’s first son, Femi Kuti who thrilled the audience with an afro ballistic performance. Others include Asa, Yeni Kuti, Banky W and more.

President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 6 President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 7 President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 8 President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 9 President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 10 President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 11  President Macron, Ambode, Asa & More Stars Visit Afrika Shrine - See Fun Photos! 2Photo Credit: AFP

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