The Stories You Need To Know: Lesotho PM’s Wife Shot, ICC Calls For Arrest Of Gaddafi’s Son, Tunisian Jailed For Smoking During Ramadan
A taxi strike between Johannesburg and Pretoria caused inconvenience to commuters this morning, and more stories from the continent.
Your Summer Guide to Streaming African Movies on Netflix
Here are 13 African movies to stream on Netflix during the month of June.
The Stories You Need To Know: Pope threatens to fire Nigerian priests, South African Poet Releases First Album In Over A Decade, And More
Pope threatens to fire Nigerian priests if they don’t obey him and accept local bishop appointed by then-pope Benedict XVI, and other stories from the continent.
The Stories You Need to Know: Ethiopia’s Internet Shutdown, Malian Sisters Have Their Eyes On the Grand Slam and More
From Ethiopia’s internet shutdown to two Malian sisters hoping to take the tennis world by storm. Here are the stories you need to know.
15 African Artists To Follow On Instagram Now
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.
Emel Mathlouthi, the ‘Voice of the Tunisian Revolution,’ On Political Art & Her New Album
An interview with Tunisian singer Emel Mathlouthi, who’s releasing her second album, ‘Ensen,’ this week.
Emel Mathlouthi: 10 Things I Love About Tunisia
Emel Mathlouthi, whose songs became anthems for the Tunisian revolution, tells us her favorite things about her home country.
All 6 Victims Of The Quebec City Mosque Shooting Were African Immigrants
Six African immigrants were killed in a mass shooting at Quebec City mosque on Sunday night.
Have You Heard Tunisian Disco? ’70s Band Carthago Will Show You
Tunisia’s Carthago created their sound by incorporating disco elements into their Arabic versions of soul & funk tunes. Label Habibi Funk is re-releasing their recordings.
Emel’s Tunisian Folk Electronica Is a Symbol of Political Resistance
Tunisian singer Emel Mathlouthi announces her upcoming album and shares her latest, politically-charged single “Ensen Dhaif.”…
TIFF 2016: The Ultimate Guide to African Movies at the Toronto International Film Festival
Africa’s First Ever Fencing Medalist Dedicates Bronze to Arab Women
Tunisian fencer Ines Boubakri clenches a Bronze medal in a foil match against Russia’s Aida Shanaeva. She’s the first African to clench a medal in fencing.