Nanny, as she was fondly called by Femi Kuti and his sister, Yeni Kuti celebrated her 94th birthday last year.

On Instagram, the ”Wonder wonder” crooner wrote:

“My Maternal Grandmother, who changed my life, by talking sense into me changing my whole attitude positively. Will miss u thanks for the LOVE and CARE (RIP) u will always be in my heart of hearts,”

Though not much is known about Femi’s maternal grandmother, his paternal grandmother was Olufunmilayo Ransome-Kuti was a highly influential woman in her time, best known for being the first Nigerian female to drive a car and activism.