Author: UgoTalksAlot

UgoTalksAlotFebruary 9, 2018

NTA social media gag order: Dictatorship in democracy?

On the 15th of January 2018, the management of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) which is the official government-owned television ...

UgoTalksAlotApril 26, 2017

UgoTalksAlot: Why ranting may be stopping the mental change we need

I’m a firm believer that how we pass information across is more important than the information we’re passing across. The ...

UgoTalksAlotOctober 11, 2016

UgoTalksAlot: Useless is a country determined to destroy its future

June 24, 2016, I had been chasing the date for the past four years. It was the day I would ...

UgoTalksAlotAugust 22, 2016

8 things young people going into politics need to now

I’ve discovered that most young people aspiring for public office have zero clue how real politics works especially those who ...

UgoTalksAlotJuly 11, 2016

#BlackLivesMatter African Edition

In the United States, the movement is on, the protesters are on the streets and on social media demanding conversations ...

UgoTalksAlotMarch 16, 2016

Commentary: It’s simple logic; Men and women are equal

I believe gender equality, gender equity, gender fairness or any other conceptualised explanation of men and women having equal access ...

UgoTalksAlotJanuary 9, 2016

Opinion: How PDP can avert its impending extinction

The PDP has a serious problem on its hands. It’s not the loss of Aso Rock or the rapidly disappearing ...

UgoTalksAlotDecember 30, 2015

Opinion: Why you can’t afford to be a passive Nigerian

‘BOKO HARAM’ translates to, “western education is forbidden”, but what exactly is “western education”. According to the Cambridge dictionary, western ...

UgoTalksAlotNovember 8, 2015

Opinion: Nigeria has a Biafra problem that just won’t go away

If I don’t see the word ‘Biafra’ again on social media till the end of the year, I won’t even ...

UgoTalksAlotOctober 23, 2015

Opinion: The second disappearance of Chibok girls

In April 2014, over 200 girls were taken out of their dormitory beds in the middle of the night. The ...

UgoTalksAlotOctober 18, 2015

The thing with Amina – another Chibok story

She tries not to drag her feet in the sand, she really wants to but she keeps hearing her grandmothers ...

UgoTalksAlotOctober 17, 2015

Commentary: Am I the only one not Interested in lying to 2face?

I’ve had a series of arguments with quite a number of people ever since nominees for The Headies were announced ...

UgoTalksAlotOctober 9, 2015

OPINION: Why the Nigerian youth needs a political party with an age limit

I am one of those people who spent hours in class looking at the clock or my wristwatch while waiting ...

UgoTalksAlotSeptember 5, 2015

Why I don’t want to have an ethnic group

I’ve told quite a number of people that I would rather not be affiliated with any Nigerian tribe, I just ...

UgoTalksAlotAugust 20, 2015

Where did all the socially conscious celebrities go?

During the election campaigns earlier this year, I was vehemently opposed to every celebrity that ran for office from Tony ...

UgoTalksAlotJuly 21, 2015

Opinion: My struggle understanding feminism

It wasn’t till I watched Chimamanda Adichie’s Lets All Be Feminists Ted Talks that I had any cause to give feminism ...

UgoTalksAlotJuly 8, 2015

Opinion: Nigeria is chasing its tail with Boko Haram

My mum just returned from Jos a few days ago. She had been there for two weeks. The day after ...

UgoTalksAlotJuly 2, 2015

EbonyLife TV at two, elitist by design?

In case you missed it EbonyLife TV celebrated its second anniversary yesterday, congratulations to all the people that have worked ...

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