Discovered by Decca's A&R man in Nigeria, David Bennett. Ofo & The Black Company were one of countless student band's playing in Lagos during the 70's. Mostly famous of their tune "Allah Wakbarr", recorded in 1972. Due to it's release in the UK they were invited to play in Berlin before travelling on to the UK. They were based there before undergoing a name change to Ofo The Rock Company and returning to Lagos in 1975.
Members: Larry Ifedioranma (Jr.) (Drums, Percussion, Vocals); Kingsley Obiche (Congas); Dele Olaseinde (Keyboards); Toks Shotade (Guitar);
Original Members: Degiga Ifediora; Larry Ifedioranma (Jr.); Ifi Jerry; Popo Kamson; Benna Kemfa; Popo Kamson; Sonny Makoko