These 7 African Trailblazers Will Be Speaking at TEDGlobal 2017 in Tanzania
These seven speakers are only a preview of who will grace the TED stage at TEDGlobal 2017 in Arusha, Tanzania.
In Her Poem “How Many More?” Lula Saleh Explores the Hardships Faced by Refugees
This spoken word video on the refugee crisis asks, “How many more must die?” …
Diaspora Eats: 10 of the Best African Restaurants in London
The Stories You Need to Know
Get your daily fix of what’s hot on the continent and the diaspora.
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.
‘Fire at Sea’ Director Gianfranco Rosi on the Defeat Facing Europe and the U.S.
These Images of an African Migrant Boat Reveal an Unfolding Tragedy
In the future we will be judged harshly for the brutality of the current migrant crisis. These images in today’s New York Times show why.
Meet Hannah Pool, the Woman Behind this Year’s Africa Utopia Festival
We talk to the Eritrean-British writer and fashionista on black classical music and what it’s like putting on a genuine pan-African festival.
Kiswahili to Become an Official Language of the East African Community
The widely spoken East African language has also been adopted in schools this academic year.
Ethiopian Easter: Celebrating Fasika In The World’s First Christian Nation
Keeping Ancient Rock Art Alive Across Africa
10 African Wedding Dress Designers To Know