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Okayafrica Presents Djeff Afrozila, Cortega, Kashaka & Zandy Shejay At Output [10/1]

Angola's crown prince of afro-house Djeff Afrozila will be at Output on October 1 with Cortega, Kashaka and Zandy Shejay.


Okayafrica's teaming up with The Magic Number to host Angola's crown prince of afro-house Djeff Afrozila at Brooklyn club Output on October 1. The Luandan DJ and producer will be bringing his soulful blend of deep house and 'Afro roots' sounds to The Panther Room for a FREE (NO COVER) party alongside Electrafrique's own DJ Cortega, NYC producer Kashaka, and Zandy Shejay. Get acquainted with the line up by checking out Djeff Afrozila's "Mwangolé," Cortega's Electrafrique mix and Kashaka's Yasiin Bey & Da Bush Babees mash-up below. See more info on the night over at Output's website and join the Facebook event. Don't miss out on the chance to kick off October with an afro-house blow out!

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The Netherlands Returns Nigeria's Centuries-Old Stolen Artefact

The Netherlands has returned to Nigeria a 600-year-old stolen artefact, the Ife Terracotta, which has been received by Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.

According to The Guardian Nigeria, the Netherlands has returned a 600-year-old artefact to Nigeria. This comes after the artefact was reportedly smuggled using fraudulent papers through Ghana to the Dutch country. Netherlands ambassador to Nigeria, Harry van Dijk, handed over the Ife Terracotta to Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture. The repatriation of the small but "priceless" Ife Terracotta has been a long journey considering it was reportedly smuggled out of Nigeria in 2019.

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