The Stories You Need To Know: White Farmer Evicted In Zimbabwe, Tanzania’s Pregnant Schoolgirl Ban Angers Women, And More
A white commercial farmer by the name Robert Smart was evicted by heavily armed riot police outside Rusape town, and more stories from the continent.
The Stories You Need To Know: Cape Town Dam Levels Rise, Killer Of Somali Minister Gets Death Sentence, And More
After recent rains, Cape Town’s storage dam levels rose to 23.1%, an increase of 3.7% and more stories.
These 7 African Trailblazers Will Be Speaking at TEDGlobal 2017 in Tanzania
These seven speakers are only a preview of who will grace the TED stage at TEDGlobal 2017 in Arusha, Tanzania.
Travel Diary: Eposi Litumbe Explores All Corners of Africa and Beyond
The Cameroonian-American travel blogger and filmmaker takes us to four of her favorite spots in Africa and one in ancient Greece.
City Guide: Vanessa Mdee’s Guide to Dar es Salaam
Tanzanian star and all-around boss Vanessa Mdee gives us to keys to Dar es Salaam in this City Guide.
These 10 African Innovators Are Among the New TEDGlobal 2017 Fellows
TED returns to Tanzania for TEDGlobal 2017—meet the 10 African innovators among their new class of TED Fellows.
Vanessa Mdee Speaks Out After Being Arrested on Allegations of Drug Trafficking
Tanzanian singer, Vanessa Mdee, turned herself in on Thursday after her name appeared on a list of suspected drug dealers and users.
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.
25 Beautiful Photos From East Africa’s Biggest Music Festival, Sauti za Busara
Zanzibar’s famous Sauti za Busara (‘Sound of Wisdom’) festival is widely regarded as one of the best music festivals in East Africa. See it in pictures from photographer Nicky Woo.
These 3 Models With Short Afros Will Walk in This Year’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show
This is for every black girl who wondered why they didn’t see girls with short hair like theirs on TV.
Behind the Scenes at Sauti Sol’s New York Concert
We went backstage with East Africa’s favorite pop-group, Sauti Sol and their openers Jojo Abot and Vanessa Mdee. Check out our photos.
Vanessa Mdee and Jojo Abot Added to Sauti Sol’s NYC Show
Here’s the Full List of Nominees 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.