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.
Electrafrique Returns to Dakar With Boddhi Satva
Our Electrafrique party returns to Dakar with a bang with none other than the godfather of Ancestral Soul, Boddhi Satva.
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.
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Here Are 7 African Romance Films That Aren’t in English
These films depict beautiful, heartwarming African romances.
This Is What Dakar’s Electrafrique Party Looked Like
Photos from our Okayafrica Electrafrique party in Dakar with DJ Moma, Sabine Blaizin and DJ Cortega.
OkayAfrica Presents Electrafrique Dakar With DJ Moma, Sabine Blaizin & DJ Cortega!
Electrafrique Dakar returns on January 20 with DJ Moma, Sabine Blaizin and Cortega.
The Warm, Welcoming Senegalese Coast Shines Through Sophie Zinga’s ‘Hibiscus’ Collection
Photographer Florence Ngala and Sengalese designer Sophie Zinga collaborate for a gorgeous fashion editorial.
This Is What Electrafrique Dakar Looked Like
Last Saturday was the great return of Okayafrica Electrafrique to its new home base in Dakar, check out a gallery of photos from the night.