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AKA SA rapper says he was treated like a king during Lagos visit

Popular SA rapper AKA was in Nigeria for 5 days, courtesy of Pulse and gushes about the great time he had during his stay in Lagos.

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Industry Nite With AKA


South African rapper AKA who left Lagos yesterday February 5, 2015 tweets about his great experiences during his Pulse sponsored trip to Nigeria.

Pulse brought the 27 year old SA rapper to Nigeria on February 1, 2015. AKA's first visit to any media house was at the Pulse office in Lekki where exclusive interviews were held and he interacted with the staff.

During his 5 day visit, he went from radio stations to TV stations and was followed around by the Pulse camera crew as he enjoyed sigh seeing in Lagos.

The finale of AKA's visit, whose real name isĀ  Kiernan Jordan Forbes's visit was a ground breaking highly acclaimed performance at the weekly Industry Nite. Several Nigerian celebrities and fellow artistes Burna Boy, Ice Prince, Lynxxx, 2face and others came out to see AKA perform live.

AKA has not been able to stop tweeting about his super fun experience in Nigeria saying "I also realized how rare it is for SA artists, ESPECIALLY SA rap artists to go out there. I was treated like a KING and loved every second".

"Thank You so much to everyone who made this trip such a success. Over the last few days I've learnt a ton of things that have helped give me perspective on my own country and my career. Thank You to all my friends and family here for in NAIJA we having my back. You are much appreciated. Time to head home ... One love!"

He has also proved himself as a huge Mavin fan, constantly using hashtags doro, mega, supa, megacy, all associated with Mavin Records artistes.

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