The Ted Talk Questionnaire: This Egyptian Mycologist is Trying to Stop Devastating Fungal Infections
Mennat El Ghalid is an Egyptian mycologist whose nonprofit organization, ConScience, promotes science education.
In Conversation: BBC Host Zeinab Badawi on Her New History of Africa
An exclusive look at Zeinab Badawi’s new TV series, The History of Africa.
Travel Diary: Kwaku Morgan’s Global Search for Cultural Enlightenment
The Stories You Need To Know: The Effects Of Xenophobia On South African Universities, Egypt’s Inflation Falls, And More
United States President Donald Trump pulled out of the Paris Agreement on climate change and more stories from the continent.
Mother Africa: 12 Iconic Women Who Have Shaped Our Culture
7 African Documentaries On Netflix That You Must Watch Right Now
The Stories You Need to Know
Get your daily fix of what’s hot on the continent and the diaspora.
‘Your Story Matters:’ Heidi Saman’s Blueprint to Making a Successful Debut Feature
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.
Watch Videos From Cairo’s Underground Music Festival, Masāfāt
The Masāfāt Festival was a four-day event in Cairo full of experimental music, panel talks, and film screenings.
Rami Malek to Win Even More Hearts as Freddie Mercury in the Queen Biopic
Egyptian-American ‘Mr. Robot’ star Rami Malek has been cast as Freddie Mercury in the Queen biopic.
Egyptian-American Rami Malek Wins Historic Emmy for Best Actor in a Drama Series
Mr. Robot’s Rami Malek is the first non-white actor to win the Emmys’ Best Actor in a Drama Series category in 18 years.