There’s a deluge of cool events happening across Africa and the diaspora this weekend and OkayAfrica’s weekend guide is where…
Watch the trailer of the film adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's 'On Monday of Last Week,' produced and directed by…
Wizkid drops his latest single "Naughty Ride" featuring Major Lazer.
Six African basketball players—five from Nigeria and one from Rwanda—were drafted into the NBA last night.
50 elephants, 100 giraffes, 200 zebras and 200 buffaloes will be be transferred between Zimbabwe and Mozambique, and more.
Traditional Nigerian clothing, like the agbada, is enjoying a reemergence amongst the country's youth.
There's a lot of significance behind the naming of twins in various African cultures, here are some we think Beyoncé…
#SocialMediaBlackOut ironically trends in South Africa, and more stories from the continent.
Blessing Fire was told by doctors that he would never walk normally, but now he’s head of an award-winning breakdance…
In an attempt to lobby network providers to decrease data costs, South Africans are set to boycott social media today.
Okay Acoustic: ÌFÉ Performs ‘Bangah (Pico y Palo)’ and Discusses the Song’s Spiritual Roots in the Yoruban Pantheon
The lead singer of ÌFÉ breaks down the Afro-diasporan spiritual dimensions of his song BANGAH (Pico y Palo) and performs an acoustic version that will stir your soul.
ÌFÉ Mixes Santeria With Caribbean Synth-Pop To Create Something Wholly Original
We speak to Otura Mun about how he mixed his Afro-Diasporan/Yoruba religious practices with the music of the Caribbean to create ÌFÉ.