This Nigerian Visual Artist’s Latest Series Confronts Africa’s Child Lynching Problem
Fred Martins’ new works present the plights of the child bride, child laborer and child soldier, while confronting issues such as clean water sanitation and “necklacing.” …
Tiwa Savage and Wizkid Drop the Video for Their Boss Anthem ‘Bad’
Tiwa Savage comes through with the music video for “Bad,” an all-around boss anthem alongside Wizkid.
Klein’s Spoken Word Piece On Religion & Nigerian Upbringing Is a Must-Watch
Klein crafts a masterpiece depicting the strains of religion and culture as Klein’s Nigerian upbringings are brought to life.
Has New Roc Nation Signee Tiwa Savage Joined the Illuminati?
Fans suspect the Mavin first lady of joining the infamous Bavarian cult.
Toyin Aimakhu Announces Yoruba-Themed ‘Teemoji’ App
The emoji app will feature cartoon-like replicas of the Nollywood actress’ facial expressions.
One Africa Music Fest Felt Like the Beginning of a New Era
While we’re still recovering from a night of Afrobeats landing stateside at One Africa Music Fest, take a look at our photos from the night.
Afropreneurs: Meet Aina Fadina, The Creative Force Behind ‘I Of Africa’ Web Series
Okayafrica caught up with Fadina to learn more about her beginnings in Lagos, Nigeria, her concept for ‘IOA’ as well as her vision for the future.
Wizkid Has New Music With Sean Paul and Alicia Keys
Nigerian Star Boy Wizkid took to Twitter to confirm that he’s been working on new tracks with none other than Sean Paul and Alicia Keys.
One Africa Fest Livestream: Presented by Tidal x Okayafrica
We’ve partnered with TIDAL to livestream the star-studded One Africa Music Fest featuring Wizkid, Tiwa Savage and so many more.
Trevor Noah Imagines What a Boko Haram RNC Viewing Party Would Look Like
“Absolute Bulls#!t Chris Crispy is giving Hillary Clinton all the credit for our kidnappings.”…
A Reunion of Rhythms: Walshy Fire and Machel Montano on ‘Afro Soca’
‘Afro Soca,’ the musical exchange that has the potential to strengthen ties between African and Caribbean people like never before.
Web Series ‘I Of Africa’ Glorifies the African in You
Nigerian-American renaissance woman Aina Fadina brings Africa to your computer screen through this compelling web series.
5 African Artists We Would Nominate for an Ubuntu Award
The Ubuntu Award shortlist goes up July 18th. Make sure and go vote for the person who best exemplifies the values of ubuntu.