The Law Society of Kenya is threatening to strike from Monday after human rights lawyer Willie Kimani was found dead,…
“I got a dollar and a dream.”...
The Somali-American actor, who first appeared in ‘Captain Phillips’ has scored his third feature film.
Pictures from frenzied fans confirms Drizzy has been visiting the Rainbow Nation.
The celebrated Nigerian novelist Adichie produces a new short story on the American election for The New York Times book…
Black Coffee takes home a BET Award for South Africa.
After the British Prime Minister announced his resignation, some tweeters are using the hashtag #IfDavidCameronWasAfrican.
Nicholas is currently signed to Elite Paris and Milan as well as parent agency BETH in Nigeria.
“The scene seems to be set to realize the dream of visa-free travel for African citizens within their own continent…
Keep an eye out for Asante, Oyelowo and Moitheri Pheto at tne BFI Awards, which runs from Oct. 5-16 in…
Keeping Ancient Rock Art Alive Across Africa
There are an estimated one million ancient rock art sites on the African continent. These people want to document all of them.
Africa & The Diaspora At Tribeca Film Festival 2016
From a new doc on "the Egyptian Jon Stewart" to the story of a young & female Tunisian rocker, here's our Tribeca Film Festival roundup.
The Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet Has Won The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize
The Nobel Peace Prize for 2015 has been awarded to the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet.
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.
Lauryn Hill In North Africa: An Inspiration For Resistance
Examining Lauryn Hill's influence on North African revolutionary hip-hop groups and female Tunisian & Egyptian MCs.
Jannis of Jakarta Records Shares Vintage Arabic Vinyl ‘Habibi Funk 003 Mix’
The entrancing 'Habibi Funk 003 Mix' is stacked with countless funky vintage records from 60s and 70s Arabic vinyl samples.
Gold Coast Trading Co. ‘North African Games – #BootlegMerch’ Lookbook
Seattle via Cote d'Ivoire streetwear label Gold Coast Trading Co.
Hervé Léger At NYFW
Designer Herve Leger's Fall/Winter 14 runway show during New York Fashion Week.
Oversized Geometry With BCBG Max Azria At NYFW
This is about the presentation of label BCBG Max Azria during New York Fashion Week (NYFW) for Fall/Winter 14.
Nine Female Artists From Egypt, Tunisia, And Libya Record ‘Sawtuha’
Nine female artists from Egypt, Tunisia, and Libya record the 'Sawtuha' compilation, featuring production from Oddisee and the Knife's Olof Dreijer.
Egyptian Songstress Maryam Saleh x Oddisee ‘Nouh Al Hamam’
The Oddisee produced 'Nouh Al Hamam' from Egyptian songstress Maryam Saleh is the first leak off 'Sawtuha' (due out January 24 via Jakarta Records).
Okayafrica’s Top 13 Films of 2013
Okayafrica selects the 10 best African films of 2013, including movies by Alain Gomis, Kenneth Gyang, Marguerite Abouet, Neill Blomkamp & Andrew Dosumnu...
Fashion Spotlight: Amine Bendriouich & Hassan Hajjaj ‘Wax Super Deluxe’
This Fashion Spotlight is about Amine Bendriouich and Hassan Hajjaj's collaboration, presented during Fashion Week Tunis.