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Dr Beko Ransome-Kuti: 1941-2006

Beko_ransome_kutiNigeria looses one of it’s foremost defenders of human rights and social justice.

"Dr Beko Ransome-Kuti, one of Nigeria’s foremost , political and social
activist died during the weekend from complications of cancer of the
lungs. He was 65. Beko was a younger brother to the late afrobeat
musician Fela Kuti" …via Grandiose Parlor

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3 Comments

  1. sad to hear of his passing. I remember listening to an interview years back and being very impressed with his grip on issues. heard he was an excellent doctor. how he found time … multi faceted.

    RIP

  2. sammy adeyemi

    sad to hear about his passing. An excellent Doctor whom I met in the 80s at his Clinic, one of the Clinics used by UBA Ltd for its Staff. Very humble and unassuming. Will be greatly missed.

  3. Justice Awe

    Thanks Beko Ransome -Kuti.Your late Mum, Father, Prof.Olukoye and the great Fela Kuti were all freedom fighters. May you all find eternal peace in Heaven till we (the masses) meet to say a big thank you.