Alyssa Klein studied at Lehigh University and the University of Cape Town.
Vanessa Mdee and Jojo Abot Added to Sauti Sol’s NYC Show
Okayafrica presents Sauti Sol live at Highline Ballroom in New York City with Vanessa Mdee and Jojo Abot.
This Pre-Colonial African Warrior Queen is Your Next Favorite Superhero
Malika: Warrior Queen is the newest addition to Nigerian animator Roye Okupe’s African superhero universe.
Okayafrica’s Pop-Up Store is Now Open in Johannesburg
The Okayafrica x Daniel Ting Chong collection is available exclusively at our pop-up store at 70 Juta Street in Braamfontein, Johannesburg.
The Zulu Nation’s 200th Anniversary Celebration in 20 Powerful Images
Photos from inside Moses Mabhida Stadium at the annual King Shaka Day celebration in Durban, South Africa...
South African Soapie Star Mampho Brescia on the SA Film & TV Industry
We sat down with South African actor and personality Mampho Brescia shortly after her trip to the 41st Toronto International Film Festival.
The Ultimate Guide to Streaming African Movies on Netflix
15 African films and documentaries now streaming on Netflix.
‘Get Out’ Star Daniel Kaluuya is About to Be the Next Big Thing in Hollywood
Meet the British-Ugandan star of Jordan Peele’s horror movie, ‘Get Out’...
Watch Solange’s ‘Don’t Touch My Hair’ & ‘Cranes in the Sky’ Videos
Solange shares new music videos for A Seat at the Table's "Don't Touch My Hair" and "Cranes in the Sky"...
Petite Noir Shares Glorious New ‘Just Breathe’ Video
Watch Petite Noir's new music video for "Just Breathe," off his debut album La Vie Est Belle / Life Is Beautiful.
Mira Nair on Bringing Uganda to the Big Screen in Disney’s ‘Queen of Katwe’
We speak with 'Queen of Katwe' director Mira Nair about the politics of African narratives, afrobeat in her new movie and more.
Nairobi Style: 2manysiblings’ Thrift Social 8 in Photos
Some of the coolest looks from Kenyan duo 2manysiblings' wax print edition of Thrift Social in Nairobi.
Botswana’s 50th Birthday Celebration in Photos
An exclusive behind-the-scenes look inside Botswana’s 50th Independence Day (BOT50) celebrations at the National Stadium in Gaborone.
South Africa’s Jazz Scene Comes Together on Card On Spokes’ New EP
Cape Town-based producer Card On Spokes returns with a new EP, 'As We Surface,' featuring an ace team of his jazz world contemporaries.