Saturday, 5 September 2015

'My award is a pride to Yoruba, other Africans'



Jelili Atiku, Holy Ovonramwen Cathedral, Igun Street, Benin City, Nigeria  (December 6 -7, 2014).

In response to being announced as a recipient of 2015 Prince Claus Fund Award, performance artist, Jelili Atiku says:  "I feel extremely happy that I won the award and more importantly I feel proud of my culture, the achievement of Yoruba Progenitors and all the people who have contributed to the creative energy of the race, Yoruba and all other tribes in Africa. The award actually signify the enormous positive energy from Africa."  Details soon.

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