Seun Kuti, an afrobeat singer, has spoken in on the ownership of Lagos State.
According to him, Lagos is neither for Yorubas nor a no-land, man’s but rather a European satellite slave port.
Before the governorship election on Saturday, there is an ongoing argument about who owns Lagos.
While actor Yul Edochie stated that the metropolitan city belonged to the Yorubas, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, the youngest son of the legendary Afrobeat pioneer, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, recommended people to learn about history, claiming that many people know nothing about Lagos.
He wrote: “Lagos is no man’s land – WRONG. Lagos is Yoruba land – WRONG AGAIN. Lagos is a European satellite slave port – CORRECT!!
“You don’t know Lagos!! #getthesax
“Hey, Ode look here, LAGOS IS A PORTUGUESE WORD. It is called the SLAVE COAST. Learn your history, you no go gree.
“Everyone moved to Lagos to SLAVE!! All Prominent Lagos Elites are SLAVERS. Defend your masters all you want!! #getthesax.
“Why IBADAN no get Portuguese name? Wetin be the French name of Oshogbo? He who names it, Owns it.”