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Nigerian drummer Ara

Ara urges federal government to ban skin-lightening products

Aralola Olumuyiwa, Nigerian ‘gangan’ drummer, has called on the federal government to place a ban on the sale and use of skin-lightening products in the country.

Ara: I was planning a ‘colabo’ with Ras Kimono before his demise

Aralola Olumuyiwa, the talking drummer, “Gangan’’, on Monday said that she was planning to have a musical collaboration with the late Ras Kimono before his death.

Ara to build N600m drum academy

Cultural musician and player of talking drum, popularly known as Gangan, Aralola Olumuyiwa, has expressed her readiness to build a drum academy meant to groom talented youths and individuals across the globe and also to promote creativity.

Our culture is termed barbaric by the western world – Ara

Aralola Olumuyiwa - better known as Ara - a sensational female drummer, has urged Nigerians not to demonise their culture or see it as barbaric.

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DSS warns against undemocratic activities, confirms arrest of culprits

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Don: Honouring MKO Abiola one of President Buhari’s boldest decisions

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