In many parts of the world, protest songs have long been used by movements seeking social change from the government. In Nigeria, different protest venues have adopted various anthems by artists like Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Davido, Burna Boy, Eedris Abdulkareem, and many more to keep the fire burning as they seek for an end to police brutality. Nigerian protest songs.
Nigerians have been calling for an end to the rogue Police unit called SARS for a week now. This has prompted the postponement of songs that were supposed to be released this week. Never the less, we’ve made a playlist of protest anthems that match the current climate in Nigeria.