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The Mash-Up Nigerian is a podcast about politics, books and television. I'm a young Nigerian woman based in Nottingham and will be sharing my thoughts on these areas and more on the podcast.

The Mash-Up Nigerian is a podcast about politics, books and television. I'm a young Nigerian woman based in Nottingham and will be sharing my thoughts on these areas and more on the podcast.
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United Kingdom

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The Mash-Up Nigerian is a podcast about politics, books and television. I'm a young Nigerian woman based in Nottingham and will be sharing my thoughts on these areas and more on the podcast.

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English


Episodes

Summer Books 2019

8/15/2019
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I share my thoughts on the two books that I recently read. On The Come Up by Angie Thomas Taking Up Space: The Black Girl's Manifesto for Change by Chelsea Kwakye and Ore Ogunbiyi Find me on social https://www.instagram.com/tunrayoa/ https://twitter.com/tunrayo_akande

Duration:00:09:38

On Moving Back to Nigeria with Yetunde

7/9/2019
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Today's guest is Yetunde who moved back to Nigeria in late 2018 after living in the United States for 10 years. On the episode, she shares: Yetunde's Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHHrzZjm1XwmWMYurWYReew/videos Find me on social https://www.instagram.com/tunrayoa/ https://twitter.com/tunrayo_akande

Duration:00:38:47

Is Social Media a Blessing or Not?

6/18/2019
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I have a conversation with two of my childhood friends about how social media has changed our lives. We talk about how we started using social media as teenagers and how we use it differently as adults. We also share some of the purchases we've made because of social media. If you're based in the Chicago area, you can find out more about joining Eniola's book club by contacting her: https://www.instagram.com/thenaivediary/ Follow me on Instagram.

Duration:00:21:55

A Few Apps That Make Travelling Easier

6/3/2019
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I recently went on holiday and I share some of the apps and websites I used which made travelling easier. One thing I didn't mention on the podcast is that I use my Starling debit card abroad without any extra charges from the bank. This is not a promoted post for Starling but it might be useful for people who prefer to spend on a debit card while abroad. Links...

Duration:00:05:40

Why We Need To Talk About Money More

5/20/2019
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This episode was inspired by a book I recently read called Open Up: The Power of Talking About Money by Alex Holder. I discuss what I learnt from the book and why I enjoyed reading the book. I also share a few personal experiences managing my money as an adult. Follow me on social https://instagram.com/tunrayoa/ https://twitter.com/tunrayo_akande

Duration:00:09:36

Do We Have Enough Doctors In Nigeria?

5/6/2019
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There was a recent comment by the Nigerian Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige where he said there was a surplus of doctors in Nigeria. I talk about this with Nigerian doctor, Gbemi Peter-Ayeni. We also discuss what it's like training and working as a doctor in Nigeria. You can find Gbemi's writing here: http://openhealth.com.ng/ Twitter: @askdoctorgbemi Find me on social: https://www.instagram.com/tunrayoa/

Duration:00:40:05

True Crime TV Shows That Are Worth Watching

4/12/2019
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This week, I review two true crime TV shows- Dirty John and The Case Against Adnan Syed. Both stories were first told on podcasts and then made into TV shows. Podcasts mentioned Dirty John Serial https://serialpodcast.org/ Dirty John https://wondery.com/shows/dirty-john/ I'm on social: https://www.instagram.com/tunrayoa/

Duration:00:11:29

Documentaries Tackling Healthcare

4/5/2019
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On this episode, I review 2 documentaries that I've watched recently - The Inventor and Vegas Baby. Both focus on aspects of healthcare in America. The Inventor looks at Theranos, a biomedical company that tried to reinvent blood testing. Vegas Baby is about a fertility clinic offering a free IVF cycle in a giveaway. Links Mentioned Interview with the documentary filmmaker for Vegas Baby: https://www.tmaympod.com/tell/2018/4/25/season-2-episode-7-amanda-micheli The Dropout podcast:...

Duration:00:12:02

Why we should care about politics

3/29/2019
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On today's episode, I'm discussing the need for us to engage in politics. I talk about how our laws affect our lives and how we can support credible candidates. Keep up with the conversation on Twitter: #mashupnigerian Find Tunrayo on Social: https://www.instagram.com/tunrayoa/

Duration:00:14:10