Entertainment in Nigeria

  • Top ChoiceEntertainment in Lagos

    New Afrika Shrine

    Just by showing up you'll get a political education, a lesson in shakin' it and a contact high. Though Fela's original Shrine was burnt down, this replacement run by his children is the best show in town. Femi Kuti plays on Thursdays (free) and Sundays. Fela's most approximate reincarnation Seun Kuti plays the last Saturday of the month.

  • Entertainment in Lagos

    Freedom Park

    Formerly the Old Broad Street Prison, a colonial-era instrument of oppression, it has recently been turned into a cultural centere, venue for events and concerts, a museum, a food court and a market. Some of the old prison structures are still standing.

  • Entertainment in Lagos

    Motherlan'

    Owned by renowned mask-wearing musician Lagbaja, this is a big outdoor venue with lots of live music and a robust local following.