It’s exactly two days to the much-anticipated Born in Africa Festival, the biggest to ever happen this season.


Still not sure if you should attend? If you are under any of these five categories, you should get your tickets and plan to attend already.

Art lovers

If you love visual arts and appreciate all the details and time put into getting an artwork ready, then you should come support and watch award-winning visual artists; Uche Edochie, Olumide Onadipe, Isaac Emokpae and Tolu Aliki at the Arts Exhibition at BAFEST. Show starts from 9am on Sunday, December 16.


Music lovers

All round music lovers; Afropop, highlife, rap and other genre have more than enough to choose from the line up of performing artistes at BAFEST this Sunday. Music stars like Awilo, Dbanj, Yemi Alade, Tiwa Savage, Olamide, Davdo, Kizz Daniel, Burna Boy, Falz, Flavour, Timaya and many more will be thrilling you to performances of their back to back hits at BAFEST from 6pm on Sunday.


Fashion lovers

Do you love fashion and love to see your favourite models walk the runaway?  If yes, the BAFEST fashion show has been packaged to meet of those needs. International designers like David Tlale, Torlowei and Tiffany Amber will be showcasing their 2019 collections while international models, Oluchi and Millen Magese, will be walking the runway. Fashion show starts at 9am on Sunday at the Eko Atlantic City.


Film lovers

If you are a lover of movies and love to see stories expressed in the most creative ways ever, you should come and witness the screening of over 50 movies that will grace your screens next year. Movie producers, directors and actors are ready to get you captivated with their stories and cinematography. Come through!

Fun lovers and everybody


If you are a fun lover and looking out for events to be at this weekend or if you just want to turn up and escape the hustle and bustle of Lagos, you should also be at #BAFEST this week.

There are loads of activities to keep you relaxed and refreshed for the new week ahead. Everyone should plan to be at the Born In Africa festival. Don’t be left out of the fun. See you on Sunday

Tickets are available at and Access Bank customers can attend the festival for free by registering on


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