Théo Is Not the First and Won’t Be the Last Face of France’s Institutional Racism
An op-ed in the wake of continued protests in Paris after a 22-year-old black man was brutally attacked by police.
Donald Trump, White Victimhood and the South African Far-Right
A foolish belief in “white genocide” connects Trump supporters, the American alt-right and South African Afrikaner nationalists.
‘We Don’t Need Another War:’ A Conversation With Burundian Peace Activist Pierre Claver Mbonimpa
Listen to Kelly Rowland and Korede Bello’s ‘Do Like That (Remix)’
Download Kelly Rowland’s remix of Korede Bello’s massive hit “Do Like That.”…
25 Beautiful Photos From East Africa’s Biggest Music Festival, Sauti za Busara
Zanzibar’s famous Sauti za Busara (‘Sound of Wisdom’) festival is widely regarded as one of the best music festivals in East Africa. See it in pictures from photographer Nicky Woo.
The Songs You Need to Hear This Week
These are the best songs that came across our desks this week, featuring Davido, Jidenna, Spoek Mathambo and more.
Here’s What You Need To Know About Africa’s Biggest Film Festival
Emel Mathlouthi, the ‘Voice of the Tunisian Revolution,’ On Political Art & Her New Album
An interview with Tunisian singer Emel Mathlouthi, who’s releasing her second album, ‘Ensen,’ this week.
How I Found Black Queer Love In A Heterosexual Society
I didn’t expect to fall in love with a woman, but I did. Does that make me a lesbian? Bi-Sexual? Or something else entirely?
Watch Jidenna’s New Music Video For ‘Bambi’
Jidenna premieres his latest music video for “Bambi,” from his new album ‘The Chief.’…
Legendury Beatz Master Every Shade of Afropop In Their New Mixtape, ‘Afropop 101’
Legendury Beatz, the brains behind “Ojuelegba,” confirm their brilliance in their new mixtape ‘Afropop 101.’…
This Is What Our Electrafrique NYC Party Looked Like
Photos from OkayAfrica Electrafrique’s return to New York City with DJ Moma, DJ Cortega and Stanley Enow.