Yoruba Village Square is a cultural initiative by Dayo who was inspired by historian Robin Walker to find out about the history of culture of the Yoruba of West Africa of which he is a member. Famous people of Yoruba oriigin include: Daley Thompson, John Fashenu, Seal, Fela Kuti, and Wole Soyinka. Dayo tells me that Fela and Wole were cousins and that Fela’s maternal grand father was the son of a returned slave. For some of my Black History readers Henry Macaculey was Yoruba..
Everyone is welcome to the monthly event
The 30 October one will be part of Black History Month