Solange is bringing ‘A Seat at the Table’ to Saturday Night Live.
Here's who won what at the 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards in Johannesburg.
Here’s who’s nominated for what at the 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards in Johannesburg.
Bonang Matheba will replace Trevor Noah as host of the 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards.
Concerned petitioners ask the University of Ghana to erect statues of African heroes and heroines instead of Gandhi—who was a…
Lupita did not come to Hollywood to play. Take a look at N'yongo's excellent headwrap style.
Listen to ‘Rebel/I Find It Hard To Say,’ a new version of Ms. Lauryn Hill’s tribute to Amadou Diallo.
Yasiin Bey went on Facebook live today to announce his retirement in a feed from Cape Town.
Kenyans on Twitter were not happy about Bob Dylan winning the Nobel Prize for Literature over Ngugi wa Thiong'o.
The release of 21 of the missing Chibok schoolgirls is the result of negotiations between the Nigerian government and Boko…
The Real Impact Of The American Ebola Effort: Assessing Obama’s SOTU Claims
Despite Obama’s claims, America’s real impact in fighting Ebola was too little, too late. But there’s more to the story.
“Am I Too African To Be American? Too American To Be African?” Asks This First-Generation Filmmaker
Nadia Sasso makes her directorial debut with 'Am I,' a documentary exploring complex identity politics of young Africans living in America.
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.