Friday, 13 September 2013

IRGM NEWS: LATE BOB MARLEY'S WIFE, RITA MARLEY TO VISIT NIGERIA

Rita Marley, widow of the late reggae music icon, Bob Marley will be one of the important guests at this year’s Felaboration festival in October.

During a meeting held at Ghana with Fela’s eldest child, Yeni Kuti and the chairman of Felabration organizing committee, Theo Lawson; Rita disclosed that she will be sharing her thoughts on the symposium topic for the year ‘Movement of the People: The Fela-Bob Marley Perspective’.The theme was coined out of the late Fela Kuti ’s Political party and song- ‘Movement of the people’(M.O.P) and the late Bob Marley’s hit album ‘Exodus- Movement of Jah People’ and is designed to awaken the people oriented messages that these two icons preached.

The event will run between October 14 and 20 at a yet-to-be-disclosed venue in Lagos.