Nigerian afrobeat musician, Femi Kuti, has stated he would like to be cremated when he dies.
Cremation is the method of decreasing a lifeless physique to largely tiny bits of bone resembling ash that entails exposing the physique to flame and intense warmth adopted by pulverization of bone fragments.
The 59-year-old entertainer stated this throughout a efficiency on the New Afrika Shrine on Sunday.
Kuti stated he desires the funeral attended by shut family and friends members with no loud burial ceremony.
He stated: “Once I die, please cremate me, burn my physique. It’s essentially the most hygienic approach.”
Femi questioned what occurs to corpses at cemeteries, including that the cemeteries in Lagos are usually not stuffed up.
“Have you considered Ikoyi cemetery? This Lagos has been in existence for let’s simply say 60 years and folks die; in the event that they don’t die as we speak, they die tomorrow and that burial floor has by no means been full.
“And when you test it, it’s not prefer it’s a million acres since I used to be little once we used to bury individuals there,” Kuti stated.