Burna Boy’s grandfather, Benson Idonije, clocks 84

Benson Idonije

Benson Idonije, the grandfather of singer, Burna Boy, on Saturday turned 84.

Idonije is a broadcaster and music critic and is best known for being the first manager of late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti.

His daughter, Bose Ogulu, is Burna Boy’s mother.

Idonije was born on June 13, 1936 in Edo State where he completed his early eductaion.

He has published three books, Dis Fela Sef, The Great Highlife Party and All That Jazz