Man make events, events make history and history in turn, makes Man” – George Washington.The popular fuji music star, Alh. Saheed Osupa has set to partner with Ogun State government in a bid to documents his intellectual work for the educational advancement of Yorubaland. The Ibadan born fuji musician notes that, “In my quest to leave behind, an enduring legacy in the history of Fuji music and to put the African culture on a pedestal of global recognition, I have resolved within myself to continue setting the pace with my rich musical songs, and to further cement the impact of Fuji music on the lives of my teeming fans and Africa, through an unprecedented means.”
“On account of my previous works, I have received an overwhelming amount of commendations and recommendations both on local and international scene. It is on this note that I initiated a meeting with Ogun State government, through the Special Adviser to the governor on Youths and Sports, Comrade Olamide Lawal.” He added.
“The meeting also had in attendance, a Don of Sociology, Professor Adetola Obatunde among fans and youths, and is geared towards an empowerment of youths in Ogun State, through the documentation of my songs in print media in the form of Books, and to feature an upcoming Ogun artiste in my next album. Professor Obatunde who is to oversee the project assured that the songs when documented will be in volumes, and simplified into curricular for easy usage of learners.”
The Professor said, “Saheed Osupa’s song when converted, will aid teachings of citizenship education in tertiary institutions and civic education in secondary schools. He maintained that Osupa’s musical songs is morally inclined, imbued with philosophical words and traditionally upright to be considered for academic purpose.”