Zandile Tisani's short film spotlights the pan-African street styles of the Johannesburg suburb.
The 13th edition of the 2016 African Film Festival launches May 26 between Morocco and Spain.
Nigerian entrepreneur Taofick Okoya is bringing his "Queens of Africa" doll line to the U.S.
Listen to Bacardi House founder DJ Spoko’s new album, 'BACARDIXVILP'...
Recording live from Cape Town, Yasiin Bey & Ferrari Sheppard share "Tall Sleeves" under their Dec. 99th moniker.
The Nigerian chef brings his food series to Austin, Saturday and Boston, Wednesday.
Black Coffee, AKA, Cassper Nyovest nominated for the BET Awards’ controversial ‘Best International Act: Africa’ category.
Novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie received an honorary doctorate from Johns Hopkins University.
Winnie Odinga's pointed rebuttal to those denigrating the IEBC protestors.
After being falsely detained as a terrorist, a Kenyan photographer goes missing.
In Liberia, A Damning Report Spurs Corruption Crackdown
A report detailing high level bribes in Liberian government might have finally forced President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to do something about corruption in her ranks.
‘Eclipsed’ Continues Making History With 6 Tony Award Nominations
Danai Gurira, Lupita Nyong’o and the cast and crew of 'Eclipsed' on Broadway are nominated for 6 Tony Awards.
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.
Liberian MC & Producer Shadow On Making Music After The Ebola Outbreak
We speak with Shadow about making music in a refugee camp, the state of Liberian music and his new single "Killing Me."...
Studio Africa: Nigerian Photographer Andrew Esiebo On The Fantasy-Spaces Of West African Barbershops
Andrew Esiebo talks barbershop fantasies and the urban fabric with Okayafrica.
Danai Gurira Namechecks Fela, Talks Making Broadway History With ‘Eclipsed’ On ‘The Late Show With Stephen Colbert’
Watch Danai Gurira talk 'Eclipsed' on Broadway, Fela Kuti's "Zombie" and more on 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.'...
Young Fathers & Massive Attack Share The Creepy ‘Voodoo in My Blood’ Video, Starring Rosamund Pike
Rosamund Pike gets possessed by an evil floating sphere in Massive Attack and Young Fathers' new music video.
‘Eclipsed’ Is Making History As The First All-Black, All-Women Broadway Show
The Danai Gurira-penned, Lupita Nyong'o-starring show is the first Broadway production to feature an entirely black & female cast and creative team...
Ava DuVernay’s Array Releases ‘Ayanda’ & ‘Out Of My Hand’ On Netflix
South African drama 'Ayanda' and Liberian migrant film 'Out Of My Hand' from Ava DuVernay's Array collective are now streaming on Netflix.
Young Fathers Announce 2016 Tour Dates
Young Fathers are hitting the road again in 2016.
The Real Impact Of The American Ebola Effort: Assessing Obama’s SOTU Claims
Despite Obama’s claims, America’s real impact in fighting Ebola was too little, too late. But there’s more to the story.
A Friday Night In Monrovia With Liberia’s Biggest Pop Star
Off a damp alley in central Monrovia is an overheated bar with Liberia's best new music.
Coachella 2016: Black Coffee, Ibeyi, Young Fathers & Mbongwana Star Announced
Black Coffee, Ibeyi, Young Fathers and Mbongwana Star revealed on the 2016 Coachella lineup...