After seven long years of research and development, the Michael Matthew and Sean Drummond-led production is a step closer to…
One senior alleged she has been told her hair is “disgusting and smelly.”...
The widely spoken East African language has also been adopted in schools this academic year.
From stew filled ice cream buckets to using the onion sack as a sponge, African Twitter is back at it…
Remember that show-stopping look that Nyong’o made sure you knew was inspired by the African continent and Nina Simone?
Amid rumors that Asamoah Gyan is joining Reading FC, new photos of his football pitch for Accra Academy emerge.
Ebisa Ejigu of Toronto gestured in solidarity with the Oromo people as he won the SSQ Quebec City Marathon Sunday.
Young black women are protesting against racist hair policies at Pretoria High School for Girls in South Africa’s administrative capital.
Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah’s gritty gang drama 'Black' just earned them a fast pass to Hollywood.
The 11th Annual Nigeria Entertainment Awards touches down in NYC September 4th at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center.
Social Media Images Show The Flooding Destruction In Sierra Leone
Sierra Leoneans share social media images of the flooding destruction in the capital city of Freetown.
Sierra Leone’s Amputee Soccer Team Spotlighted In Documentary
'The Flying Stars' documentary on the Freetown-based amputee soccer team makes its Al Jazeera premiere.
Public Enemy Salute All 54 African Countries In The Video For ‘Mine Again’
Public Enemy reconnects with Africa in their new music video for "Mine Again," which features shout-outs to the entire continent.
100 Years Of Portrait Photography In West Africa At The Met
A new exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC highlights 100 years of portrait photography in West Africa.
Lamin Fofana Shares ‘Another World,’ An EP About African Migration In The Mediterranean
Brooklyn-based Sierra Leonean electronic producer Lamin Fofana shares 'Another World,' an EP about the migrant crisis in the Mediterranean.
Ebola On The Ground, Part 6: The Response
OB Sisay takes us on a step-by-step guide to bringing Sierra Leone’s Ebola outbreak under control.
FRONTLINE To Premiere Special Report On The Ebola Outbreak
On Tuesday, May 5th at 10PM EST, FRONTLINE on PBS will premiere a special report on the Ebola Outbreak.
Okayafrica Presents Janka Nabay & The Bubu Gang + Yonatan Gat At Mecury Lounge [4/11]
Sierra Lenonean bubu king Janka Nabay & The Bubu Gang will play New York City's Mercury Lounge alongside Yonatan Gat on April 11.
Ebola On The Ground, Part 5: Tokeh Village
Part 5 of the 'Ebola On The Ground' video series, Tokeh Village, reveals an intimate portrait of a seaside village outside of Freetown, Sierra Leone.
Ebola On The Ground, Part 4: The Decontaminator
Part four of Ebola On The Ground reveals an intimate portrait of a footballer who has taken a job as an Ebola Treatment Center hygienist.
Ebola On The Ground, Part 3: The Ebola Surveillance Team
Part 3 of the Ebola On The Ground video series follows two District Surveillance Officers as they investigate Freetown's quarantine zones.
Ebola On The Ground, Part 2: The Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary
Okayafrica & Ebola Deeply's Ebola On The Ground video series looks at economic effects of one of Sierra Leone's biggest tourist attractions.
Ebola On The Ground: Okayafrica + Ebola Deeply Investigate Sierra Leone’s Epicenter
Okayafrica and Ebola Deeply investigate Sierra Leone's epicenter in the multi-part 'Ebola On The Ground' video series.