Olakitan Aladesuyi: Like A Bird Making Home In The Light

“À dé o. Ọ̀dọ́ Ìjàyè, adé” The akéwì’s voice sliced through the hot evening air. Immediately, the drummers sprang into action and what followed was the most melodious sound Banke had heard all year. Somewhere in the recesses of her mind, beneath the dust and grime, a similar tune played with a younger Banke leading the procession. A tall and lean […]