Inside Northern Nigeria’s Emerging Hip Hop Scene

March 08, 2017 09:20 PM
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Lagos has long been known as Nigeria's pop culture hub. It's the home of Nigeria's film industry, Nollywood, as well as many of the country's top musicians and artists. But a group of rappers and fashion designers is creating a scene of their own in Kaduna, in northern Nigeria some 600 kilometers from Lagos. For VOA, Chika Oduah takes us inside Kaduna's growing hip hop scene.