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The FELA! Tour Has Gone Hip-Hop


Legend Stevie Wonder, Kanye, and Nas have all stopped by FELA! on tour in the past weeks and hung with the cast backstage. What they had to say about the show? Nas: "very important work." Yeezy: "inspiring" (he also invited the entire cast to a Watch The Throne show). Stevie Wonder - oh, just harmonized with Fela dancer Jacqui Dubois on an acapella ditty (see below). The tour, now in Los Angeles until January 22, is headed next to Detroit (get ready to shake it Motor City!). Get tix here.

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EFF Calls Out President Cyril Ramaphosa On Slow COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

South Africa's opposition party leader, Julius Malema, has demanded that President Cyril Ramaphosa speed up the distribution rate of COVID-19 vaccines.

Julius Malema has reportedly instructed President Cyril Ramaphosa to release South Africa's detailed COVID-19 vaccine rollout strategy. Malema added that his party, the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), would initiate a sit-in at vaccination centres should Ramaphosa fail to share this national vaccination plan by the end of April 2021. This comes after the South African government's last announcement of the vaccine rollout plan two months ago.

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