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The new Afrika Shrine is what i refers to an home of fun and entertainment. The Afrika shrine... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
simsid2014
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Lagos, Nigeria
Homage to Fela!

This was a must go for me on my second visit to Lagos, with only a few hours before leaving for... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
jToweett
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The new Afrika Shrine is what i refers to an home of fun and entertainment. The Afrika shrine alway have collections of performance and the chairman of the place Femi Kuti always perform on Thursdays. The Afrika Shrine is a place to be anytime one...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This was a must go for me on my second visit to Lagos, with only a few hours before leaving for Nairobi, I had to check in and drink me some palm wine. It seemed as if they were setting up for a performance but...More

9  Thank jToweett
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I was with a band who were playing here as part of Felabration. The place is much bigger than I expected and has a great atmosphere. There were a lot of people smoking. The place got very full, there were thousands of people there but...More

3  Thank Ludwig
Reviewed 14 August 2017

An absolute must when visiting Lagos. Femi Kuti has a show on every Sunday and I was lucky to have also being able to see him perform with his son. What an amazing energy they have on stage. Besides there being signs up that no...More

2  Thank PinkAngel25
Reviewed 5 July 2017

If you don't mind the smell of people smoking weed, then you can spend a couple of hours here just chilling with friends.

5  Thank Titi_Dokubo
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This place is full of dancing, singing, food, drinks and Palm Wine (a local favorite). What I like best about the Shrine is the laid back environment. It is the only place in Lagos where people are really relaxed and carefree. When you go to...More

2  Thank KekeLUVSNIGERIA
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Live show almost every Sunday. Femi Kuti the host will amaze you with wonderful musical performances. A must visit if you are passing by Lagos Nigeria.

1  Thank Bamidele F
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Great time great performance, Fela left a great legacy God bless him. Cheap entertainment without fanfare or illusions good time beautiful music. I can't help wondering what it would be like if Fela had been around. Amazingly a safe environment as well.

2  Thank Toneyknight
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Saw Femi Kuti put on a truely great show! I'm not African but still felt welcome. Reasonable prices.

1  Thank RustyShacklefordOSU
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Different people from different walks of life... African Shrine is for everybody. The poor and the poorest, The rich and the richest together and share lighters for smokes.. If you 're asthmatic you should try not enter this Marijuana licensed Hub. African Shrine nick name...More

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Gordon P
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Response from kolykoldy | Reviewed this property |
Any time I the month is okay for visiting the African Shrine,The preferably day of the week should be Thursday Where you Femi play live with his band. Every Thursday is always great at the African Shrine. You can also... More
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Response from Pappas1906 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you may go for just a drink or dinner. On certain days Fela's sons perform live at the venue. I hope you are lucky enough to catch the show.
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