Felabration!

Felabration has begun in earnest and this week, Under The Mango Tree it’s all about the legendary Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. The UTMT duo were joined by Iconic Artist Lemi Ghariokwu who incidentally designed most of the Album covers for Fela. He takes us down memory lane and chronicles his early years as a young artist working with Fela. Listen and share this podcast with your friends and don’t forget to rate us on ITunes!

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The Entitlement Culture

It’s interesting how a thing like entitlement  has become a trend here in Nigeria. Back in the day it was street hustlers that held sway. How many times has a well dressed beggar walked up to you with an exact request and some “documentation” supporting that request? I know we get that every time right? Well guess what? It’s a growing trend on social media too. People are making bogus money requests online now.

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Colonial Mentality

This week B and OG discuss the apparent colonial mentality that seems to have taken over the Nigerian society. Ranging from how we shorten our names to suit western standards or even how people with certificates from foreign universities are treated better.Please listen, like, share and comment using #UTMTPodcast. Also, don’t forget to follow our social media pages @UTMTPodcast on Twitter and Instagram.

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Love And Football

Football season is well underway and we usually notice how the attention of most Nigerian men become divided between their significant others and their favorite teams. This week B , OG and our guest this week Fatkat breakdown the dynamic between relationships and football and how it’s such a huge deal. Don’t forget to follow our social media handles @UTMTPodcast and join the conversation using the #UTMTPodcast.

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Don’t be Afraid To Share!

We have a culture of keeping certain things to ourselves because as OG said; the fear of the village people is the beginning of wisdom! However, we know that’s not really true, right? LOL 

You know how they say: a problem shared, is a problem half solved. I think the same principle applies with goals! Side bar- in both cases it goes without saying that the person or people you share with matter a lot! 

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Myth: The One Woman Man

WHY DO PEOPLE CHEAT?!?!
Calm Down B… It’s okay, just breathe in and out and express yourself, Okay? OK.
Go ahead then

So i’m talking about this from a marriage perspective. Don’t misunderstand me, cheating in all types of relationships is wrong, but in marriage, it takes it to a whole other level. I mean, you get married, take vows before GOD and a congregation of people (usually) plus there are almost always kids involved. Why risk it all, for what exactly? 

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