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Serena Williams, is Vanity Fair's August cover star.
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Stream Wyclef Jean's "Fela Kuti," a high-energy single inspired by the Nigerian afrobeat legend.
Meet Laetitia Ky—the 21-year-old artist who makes stunning hair sculptures on her head.
The documentary tackles the tension among black and brown people through a series of interviews.
A white commercial farmer by the name Robert Smart was evicted by heavily armed riot police outside Rusape town, and…
There’s a deluge of cool events happening across Africa and the diaspora this weekend and OkayAfrica’s weekend guide is where…
Travel Diary: For J. Nambowa Traveling Africa is Pure Joy
In the first of our June travel diary entries, j. nambowa aka Jessica Nabongo takes us to Djibouti, Morocco, Uganda and Kenya.
Chinese Open New Railway from Djibouti to Ethiopia
A Chinese-funded transnational rail line is now running from Djibouti City to Addis Abba.
Keeping Ancient Rock Art Alive Across Africa
There are an estimated one million ancient rock art sites on the African continent. These people want to document all of them.
Public Enemy Salute All 54 African Countries In The Video For ‘Mine Again’
Public Enemy reconnects with Africa in their new music video for "Mine Again," which features shout-outs to the entire continent.