Veteran Nigerian Actress and Music Super Star, Onyeka Onwenu has revealed she rejected the marriage proposal of late Afro Beats Music Legend, Fela Anikulakpo Kuti.
The veteran actress made the revelation in her autobiography titled, “My Father’s Daughter”.
She claimed the event occurred around 1984 and she had just returned from the United States of America while Fela had just returned from prison as he was imprisoned by the Buhari led Military government.
Onyeka revealed Fela wooed her by sending a mutual friend by name Onuorah Udenwah to help him get her and the friend was a journalist in the 80’s but is now a pastor based in the USA.
She said when she got to the club, she thought Fela wanted to thank her for speaking up for him but to her surprise Fela flattered with a Marriage proposal which she refused.
She said she pointed to Fela his love for women and how she was a possessive lover who can’t cope with sharing Fela with other women in his harem but he laughed.