The final year students of the University of lagos, department of Creative Arts present their special practical project titled ABIKU written by Moshood Oba .
ABIKU is the story of popular Abiku phenomenon of the Yoruba's told by talented playwright, Moshood Oba and directed by Oko-oboh Enimien Silvia and Adediji Ibukun .
The story gives an insight on this peculiar topic that a lot of Nigeria n's shy awaything from. It exposes some truths and clarifies a lot of fallacies concerning the Abiku phenomenon. ABIKU means "a child that is born to die" what caused the death of this child?
How can it be controlled? What exactly is the meaning of Abiku?
These are the questions that the spectacular stage play brought to you by Group A from the department of Creative Arts of the University of Lagos are set to answer. Join us at the Creative Arts Theatre auditorium on Monday, September 26,2016 by 5pm .
Let's enlighten you about this popular phenomenon.
*I remember this story so well.I even know someone who they say is an ABIKU that refused to go back..LOL
**In vain your bangles cast..
charmed circles at my feet..
I am Abiku calling for the fourth and repeated time.....''