Writing for Nollywood

Interview with Darlington Chukwunyere, founder of Viddawood UbuntuFM | Darlington Chukwunyere, founder of Viddawood #Interviews | #People | UbuntuFM talked to Darlington Chukwunyere - founder of Viddawood - an online marketplace that connects screenwriters with movie producers; on issues relating to Nollywood, reasons for establishing Viddawood, the challenges of writing for the screen.

I Am A Woman

So What? UbuntuFM | Suthukazi Arosi | I Am A Woman - So What? #Feedback | #Society | When I'm quiet, millions of things run through my mind. When I stare at you, I wonder why I love you so much, in spite of being taken for granted. I am like salt. My presence is never remembered, but my absence makes all things tasteless...

UbuntuFM meets RootWords

interview with US HipHop artist of African origin UbuntuFM meets RootWords | US Hip-Hop artist with African roots #Interviews | #HipHop | RootWords is an independent rap artist born in the United States to Zambian parents. He lives in Switzerland from where he reaches out to an audience of listeners with his rap music.

The Race To The Bottom

What forces drive the race? UbuntuFM | The race for the bottom #Feedback | #Society | The race to the bottom in terms of economics is one for attaining the lowest cost, whilst retaining or increasing the highest margin of profit. Who is profiting from this race and at whose expense? Is it sustainable? What forces drive the race?

The Awesome People

Historical Truth UbuntuFM | The Awesome People #Feedback | #People | We, the people born between 1950-1980, we are the blessed ones... We are the awesome people... Our life is a living encyclopaedia... We are also the last of a kind...

Student action against new privacy laws

Some things never change... UbuntuFM | Student action against new privacy laws | © Annelene Schulze/RTLNieuws #Reports | #Society | Dutch students have gathered more than 300,000 signatures needed for a referendum on the new privacy laws that will go in effect on Jan 1, 2018. The new Information Act - signed into law earlier this year - is now meeting opposition from students.

M.I. Abaga | "Ashes" (Aluu 4)

Tribute song to a tragedy M.I. Abaga | "Ashes" (Aluu 4) #Reviews | #HipHop | "4 young men died at the hands of a lynch mob on the 5th of October 2012. Whether or not their deaths will mean anything, or fade out of our minds as just another meaningless tragedy, is up to us and what we do from here on. I hope this song captures that message.

T-Spoon ft. EyeKonik & Roger | 'I Want To Be Your Man'

Roger Troutman tribute UbuntuFM | T-Spoon | I Want To Be Your Man (ft. Eyekonik & Roger) #Reviews | #Dance | The original version of 'I Want to Be Your Man' was released by American funk legend Roger Troutman (1951-1999), from his third studio album Unlimited!.

Mandela | The Legacy

A shrewd politician or a visionary or both? Mandela | The Legacy | Pres. Nelson Mandela (1918-2013) #Feedback | #People | As with most larger-than-life figures Pres. Nelson Mandela was controversial. We know of his achievements and follies. But what is his legacy? What will he be best remembered for?