The third edition of the African Drum Festival was attended by many notable Nigerians.


The three-day event brought together many individuals from politics, entertainment, and the literary world.

The colourful affair came to a climax on Saturday at the Cultural Centre, Abeokuta, Ogun state.

Some of the notable faces at the event include Wole Soyinka, Nobel laureate; Ibikunle Amosun, governor of Ogun state; Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture; Adedotun Gbadebo, alake of Egbaland; Lamidi Adeyemi III, the alaafin of Oyo; Adeyeye Ogunwusi, ooni of Ife; Etubom Ekpo, Obong of Calabar, among others.


The Nollywood stars in attendance included Tunde Kelani, Kareem Adepoju, Kunle Afolayan, Olu Jacobs, Richard Agbor, Wole Sodimu, Wale Dada, and Omotunde Adebowale David.

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Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, Alaafin


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