Sinkane’s New Album ‘Life & Livin’ It’ Is a Weapon of Hope
Sinkane expertly channels the spirit of William Onyeabor on his latest album ‘Life & Livin’ It.’…
3 Things You Need to Know if Confronted About Your Immigration Status
The Black Alliance for Just Immigration and OkayAfrica has put together these helpful tips for anyone questioned about their immigration status.
Oddisee Asks the Political Questions That We All Want Answers to in ‘Like Really’
Sudanese-American MC Oddisee addresses social and political woes on his latest song “Like Really.”…
Sinkane Wants You to Know That “We’re All Gonna Be All Right” in This Music Video Message of Positivity
Sinkane announces his new album ‘Life & Livin’ It’ and shares the music video for “U’Huh,” a message of joy with political undertones.
Alsarah: 10 Things I Love About Sudan
Khartoum-born singer Alsarah, front woman of the East African retro pop band Alsarah & The Nubatones, shares 10 things she loves about Sudan.
“We come to America to suffer,” Says Sudanese Family Friend of Ugandan Man Killed By Police
Sudanese family friend of Alfred Olango, the 38-year-old Ugandan man killed by police, speaks at a community rally in El Cajon.
4 Artists From the New School of Sudanese Music Speak on Their Search for Home & Identity
A sit down conversation with 4 artists from the new school of Sudanese music: Alsarah, Oddisee, Sinkane and Mo Kheir of No Wyld.
How Countries Poach African Athletes To Win Olympic Medals
Changing nationalities in sports is common but what does it mean for African teams to lose great athletes to countries willing to pay more?
Sudanese Model Ajak Deng Recounts Her Frightening Experience with Police Brutality
“I had to go through this alone.
These 7 African Women Poets Will Keep You Calm, Cool, and Collected for the Summer
Here’s 7 of our favorite female writers who are reshaping poetry worldwide to hold you over this summer.
Khartoum’s Budding Art Scene Is Ready for a Global Audience
The fast-growing contemporary art scene in Khartoum is led by young artists making art for arts sake.
Africa In Your Earbuds
Sufyvn’s Mixtape Takes You Through Different Eras Of Sudanese Music
Sufyvn’s ‘Africa In your Earbuds’ mixtape takes listeners through a 40-minute lesson on Sudan’s musical history, ranging from vintage sounds to present popular songs.
Here are Five More Recent Examples of the CIA’s Operations in Africa
The CIA’s involvement in Africa hasn’t ended with the Cold War.