UBUNTU IS A (SOUTH) AFRICAN CONCEPT OF 'HUMANITY TOWARDS OTHERS' IT IS THE 'BELIEF IN A UNIVERSAL BOND OF SHARING THAT CONNECTS ALL HUMANITY'. PERSONAL STORIES, OPINIONS, FACTS, PRO'S AND CONS, ALL IS RELEVANT IF WE WANT TO ESTABLISH THE TRUTH, NO NEED TO BE OFFENDED, FOR WITH TRUTH COMES UNDERSTANDING, ONLY IF WE UNDERSTAND EACH OTHER, THERE CAN BE RESPECT, UBUNTU.
Amidst recent social upheaval we set out to understand whether Zimbabwe’s current woes are the product of Mr. Mugabe’s ghost still lingering in the battered country and ended up interviewing the leader of the Tajamuka social justice movement.
People often ask me how I can believe in God without being religious. Well, in my book that is very well possible. There is a difference between faith and religion as well as there is a common ground.
Review of Eric Bibb's recent double CD release, featuring Habib Koité and Solo Cissokho. Master Chef Bibb is serving us so many different dishes & flavours on this release that there is simply no way of denying or disliking what he's offering.
Personal Perspectives is an interview series in which we invite people to share their perspective on issues that affect us all. UbuntuFM recently linked up with Abubakar Adam Ibrahim, writer, journalist and intellectual of note from Nigeria.
'Cortez the Killer' is a song by Neil Young from his 1975 album "Zuma". It ranked #329 on Rolling Stone's list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time. This article discusses an alternate view on this classic track and what we can learn from it today.
Suthukazi Arosi, singer, performer & actress from South Africa where she has a ‘legend’ status. Internationally known for her Lion King & stage performances, social activism. Musical ambassador to her country and Ubuntu - humanity towards others.
'Stimela' is the track that Hugh Masekela (1939-2018) will probably be best remembered for as it encompasses all of his work both lyrically and musically. 'Stimela' addresses the theme of hope against a backdrop of social injustice - 'Apartheid'.
Exclusive interview for International Women's Day with Cynthia Basinet, a multi-talented American actress, singer, supermodel, mother and activist for the Western Saharan Sahrawi people, from the San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles county.
Personal Perspectives is an interview series in which we invite people to share their perspective on issues that affect us all. UbuntuFM was privileged to sit down with Richard Ali, publisher from Nigeria. Take your time for this must-read interview!
Maazi Ogbonnaya is an academic, writer and translator of the Igbo language. His work aims at preserving and reviving the language & culture of one of Africa's largest ethnic groups. UbuntuFM reached out to Mr. Ogbonnaya for this exclusive interview.