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Google Celebrates Late Nigerian Feminist, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti With A Doodle

Friday, 25 October 2019


According to Google, Google Doodle refers to an artistic expression of Google's logo on its search engine homepage. Google often creates a Google Doodle to commemorate a noteworthy figure's birthday, a holiday, an anniversary, or another significant event. ... The doodle was meant to remind Google users that they were absent.

According to Wikipedia, Chief Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, MON, otherwise known as Funmilayo Anikulapo-Kuti, was a teacher, political campaigner, women's rights activist and traditional aristocrat in Nigeria. She served with distinction as one of the most prominent leaders of her generation during the first half of the 20th Century.



70 year old Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti on her birthday
Her original name was Frances Abigail Olufunmilayo Thomas, also called Funmilayo Anikulapo-Kuti, she born October 25, 1900, Abeokuta, Egbaland, now in Nigeria. and she died Lagos, Nigeria.