It’s Time to Talk About Rape Culture in Côte d’Ivoire
Sexual harassment is rife on the streets of Abidjan, observes Aude Konan, and we must speak out against a culture that enables it.
Loza Maléombho’s Designs Shape an Untold Narrative of the African Continent
We catch up with Loza Maléombho, Ivorian designer and honoree in OkayAfrica’s 100 Women list, on the importance of cultural heritage.
OkayAfrica’s 100 Women
OkayAfrica’s 100 Women is our first annual look at the women making an impact on the African continent and in the diaspora. From the biggest names in culture to young up-and-comers, we’ve got ’em.
Ikea Enlists Distinguished Group of African Creatives To Design Its New Collection
The Swedish retail store has commissioned a renowned group of African creatives to design its 2019 flagship collection.
Here Are 7 African Romance Films That Aren’t in English
These films depict beautiful, heartwarming African romances.
This East African Meets West African Love Story Will Have You in Tears
Even though his mother doesn’t approve, Lionel won’t let cultural differences tear him and his girlfriend, Mary, apart.
BBC African Footballer of the Year 2016 Nominees Revealed
Meet the nominees for the BBC African Footballer of the Year award 2016.
20 African Athletes Who Made History at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games
African athletes thrilled and inspired us during the Rio 2016 games. We look back at our 20 favorite moments of the summer Olympics.
Cheick Sallah Cisse Wins Côte d’Ivoire’s First Olympic Gold Medal in an Epic Finish
The 22-year-old Taekwondo champion has captured his home country’s third medal overall.
15 African Olympians You Should Be Following on Social Media
To mark the start of the Olympics, here are 15 African athletes you should keep an eye on this summer.
The African Stars of European Football
Euro 2016 has entered the knockout rounds. These are the players of African descent at the highest level of European football.
Black Coffee, AKA, Cassper Nyovest Nominated For The BET Awards’ Controversial ‘Best International Act: Africa’ Category
Black Coffee, AKA, Cassper Nyovest nominated for the BET Awards’ controversial ‘Best International Act: Africa’ category.