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Logos Olori

July 29, 2023

Why Yoruba and Hausa Muslims reacted differently to music video shared by Davido

Islam in Yorubaland hasn’t quite evolved from the accommodationist character it previously shared with Islam in pre-jihad Hausaland.

July 26, 2023

Jaye Lo: Davido shouldn’t apologise to irate northern Muslims; his music artistic expression, Soyinka says

“It was not Davido’s music that lynched Deborah Yakubu and continues to frustrate the cause of justice. Nor has it contributed to the arbitrary detention of…Mubarak Bala.”

Wole Soyinka and Davido
July 25, 2023

Youths burn Davido’s banner in Maiduguri over controversial music video

After facing pressure, Davido eventually deleted the video titled “Jaye Lo” by his signee, Logos Olori, and received praise from Bashir Ahmad, Ali Nuhu, and others.

Composite of Davido and screenshot from Jayelo video