Today we celebrate Nigerian Independence. Join us as we feature aspects of Nigerian history, culture, music, arts, its diverse regions, its resilient and progressive people. Listen as we speak with Nigerians about the meaning of Nigerian Independence and hope for the future. This nation is Africa's most populous and it has Africa's largest economy. Listen and enjoy as we share information about this great country and its people.
Dr. Tanure Ojaide (Poet and Professor of Africana Studies) UNC Charlotte
Dr. Toyin Falola ( Historian) University of Texas at Austin
Dr. Ernest Airhia (President) The Association of Nigerians in New Orleans
Dr. Udubuisi Ezeluomba (Curator), New Orleans Museum of Art
Mr. Paul Okhakia (Officer) The Association of Nigerians in New Orleans
Mr. Ayodele Owolabi, Art Exhibitionist New Orleans, Louisiana