The first son of Nigeria’s late afrobeat legend, Femi Kuti is reportedly scheduled for surgery at an undisclosed hospital as a recent of recent health complications.
According to reports, the Grammy awards nominee will be operated upon by a group of surgeons to correct an undisclosed ailment. It was further gathered that singer will cease from performing at the New Afrikan Shrine (in what has become a lifestyle for his fans) for some weeks.
In a statement by the management of the Afrikan Shrine, the singer’s Positive Band would be entertaining fans and patrons of the shrine till he recovers fully and returns to the stage.
“THIS IS TO INFORM OUR FANS AND LOVERS OF AFROBEAT THAT THERE WILL NOT BE SUNDAY JUMP ON 22-11-15 BECAUSE AMBASSADOR FEMI KUTI IS GOING FOR AN OPERATION AND WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PERFORM FOR A COUPLE OF WEEKS. WE WILL KEEP ALL UPDATED ON THE SCHEDULE OF WHEN THE POSITIVE FORCE BAND WILL PLAY AS OUR PRAYERS ARE WITH AMBASSADOR FEMI KUTI, AFROBEAT FOREVER,” the statement reads.