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Hear Tekno & Wizkid's New Single, 'Mama'

The two Nigerian heavyweights sing about their mothers and their hustle in the laid-back collaboration, "Mama."

Tekno and Wizkid, two of the biggest names on the scene right now, join forces for the new single, "Mama."

"Mama" sees Tekno and Wizkid singing about their constant hustle get to their level in the same vein of Wizkid's monster hit, "Ojuelegba."


The two stars also share how their mothers always supported them and had their backs, saying that "one day they go blow."

The Spotless-produced track is a breezy, low-tempo affair built on piano keys and a steady 'Pon Pon' beat, if that's what you prefer to call the new sound dominating Nigeria.

Take a listen to the new single below and purchase it here.


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The Senegalese judiciary has refused former Chad president Hissène Habré's request to be released from prison. Habré faces life imprisonment for crimes against humanity including rape, kidnapping, slavery and executions. The decision by the Senegalese judiciary comes after the 79-year-old former statesman's lawyers reportedly filed for his release on the basis of health concerns.

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