10 African Love Songs to Get You in the Mood This Valentine’s Day
Here’s a playlist of 10 African Love Songs from all over the continent to help you romance your significant other.
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.
Lady Skollie’s Bold Solo Exhibition, ‘Lust Politics,’ Critiques Your Assumptions On Sex and Consent
Artist Lady Skollie speaks in depth on her first solo exhibition outside of South Africa currently on view at London’s Tyburn Gallery.
The Grammys Don’t Care About African People (Yeezy Voice)
Afrobeats received no recognition at the Grammys this year. We need an explanation.
These 5 Clichés Are in Every Nigerian Music Video About Love
From the village to the wedding party, we take a look at some of the most common tropes used, or perhaps overused, in Naija music.
These Are All the 2017 Grammy Award Winners (Updating)
Yes Wizkid, Beyoncé and Kanye are bound to win big in 2017. Follow along for all the winners in the 59th Grammy Awards.
‘A United Kingdom’ is the Interracial Love Story of Botswana’s First President
Opening today in the United States, “A United Kingdom” stars David Oyelowo and is directed by Amma Asante.
These 10 Nollywood Love Stories on YouTube Will Make You Feel Good About Your Love Life
These 25 Images Celebrating Black Love Will Melt Your Heart
These 25 photos capture the diverse manifestations of black love beautifully—take a look.
The 8 Songs You Need to Hear This Week
The best songs that we came across this week, featuring Sarkodie & Runtown, The.Wav, Legendury Beatz, Sinkane and more.
The Limit(less) Project Explores Black Love Beyond the Norm with 4 Queer African Women
Sarkodie and Runtown’s ‘Pain Killer’ Is The Best Song You’ll Hear This Week
Sarkodie and Runtown’s “Pain Killer” is an undeniable banger, co-prepared by Nigerians using the tastiest of Ghanaian ingredients.
In Photos: Meet Nigeria’s First Skate Crew—WAFFLES N CREAM
We catch up with contributor Amarachi Nwosu on the inspiration and process behind her photo essay featuring Nigeria’s first skate crew.