First Look: Tongoro’s Stunning Dakar-Made Summer Collection
City Guide: Moh Dediouf’s Guide to Dakar
The highly-buzzing Senegalese artist Moh Dediouf gives us the keys to his home of Dakar.
Travel Diary: Lee Litumbe’s Favorite African Travel Destinations
For today’s travel diary, Cameroonian-American adventurer Lee Litumbe takes us through her favorite spots on the African continent and tells us why they matter to her.
You Can Now Stream ‘SEMBENE!’ For Free on Vimeo For a Limited Time
From June 9 through June 12, you can stream the award winning documentary, ‘SEMBENE!’ on Vimeo for free.
Trending Now: Angelina-Print Dashiki Fashion
Check out how girls and guys from the continent and diaspora are rocking Angelina-print dashikis styles this summer.
Mother Africa: 12 Iconic Women Who Have Shaped Our Culture
The Stories You Need to Know
Get your daily fix of what’s hot on the continent and the diaspora, May 12.
Review: Orchestra Baobab Have Created a Rich Tribute To Their Bandmate Ndiouga Dieng
The release of Orchestra Baobab’s first album in ten years is bittersweet for the legendary Senegalese band.
Celebrated Senegalese Artist, Issa Samb, Has Passed Away
Senegalese interdisciplinary artist, Issa Samb, also known as, Joe Ouakam, passed away yesterday at the age of 71.
African Migrants Are Being Sold In ‘Slave Markets’ In Libya As They Try To Reach Europe
The International Organization for Immigration says that African migrants are being auctioned in open slave markets as they arrive in Libya.
Khoudia Diop Celebrates Her Nyenyo Culture In This Stunning Photo Series
Khoudia Diop shares the love she has for her Nyenyo heritage in this new photo series to celebrate Senegal’s independence day.
This Is What Dakar’s Electrafrique Party With Boddhi Satva Looked Like
In photos: our OkayAfrica Electrafrique party in Dakar with Boddhi Satva was pure magic.
You Snooze, You Lose: Tough Lessons for Fashionprenuers Against Fashion Empires
A lawyer specializing in intellectual property law tells us why African designers need to protect their ideas.