'The Walking Dead' actress and 'Eclipsed' playwright Danai Gurira is absolutely radiant in the latest issue of Harper’s Bazaar.
Twitter turned into a support group of sorts this week with trending hashtag #BlackSalonProblems. ...
Classmates of graduating high school senior Mike Tertsea raised money to fly out his mom from Benue State, Nigeria for…
An exchange between Saint Record founder Solange and an Internet troll underscores a larger debate within African literary circles.
On May 25 countries throughout Africa and its diaspora celebrate the establishing of the Organisation of African Unity.
Zandile Tisani's short film spotlights the pan-African street styles of the Johannesburg suburb.
The 13th edition of the 2016 African Film Festival launches May 26 between Morocco and Spain.
Nigerian entrepreneur Taofick Okoya is bringing his "Queens of Africa" doll line to the U.S.
Listen to Bacardi House founder DJ Spoko’s new album, 'BACARDIXVILP'...
Recording live from Cape Town, Yasiin Bey & Ferrari Sheppard share "Tall Sleeves" under their Dec. 99th moniker.
Win Tickets To See ‘They Will Have To Kill Us First’ In The D.C. Area
'They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian Music In Exile' heads to the D.C. area with screenings at AFI Silver Theatre in Silver Spring.
Reniss Shares ‘La Sauce,’ A Sizzling Cameroonian Dance Floor Banger
Watch the hilarious music video for Reniss' Cameroonian Bikutsi pop single "La Sauce."...
No Need To Apologize, Dodgy Dave, Just Return Nigerian Assets—Buhari
Here are five reasons why Cameron and the UK are more ‘fantastically corrupt’ than Nigeria.
5 African Superheroes You Need To Know
After you watch Black Panther in 'Captain America: Civil War' consider checking out these amazing African superheroes.
Ethiopian Easter: Celebrating Fasika In The World’s First Christian Nation
Easter is Ethiopian Christianity's biggest holiday. Time to drink some tej and eat doro wat.
Disney’s Ugandan Chess Biopic ‘Queen Of Katwe’ Trailer W/ Lupita Nyong’o, David Oyelowo & Newcomer Madina Nalwanga
Watch the trailer for Disney’s Ugandan chess biopic ‘Queen Of Katwe’ starring Lupita Nyong’o, David Oyelowo and newcomer Madina Nalwanga.
Harlem’s Sweet Spot Festival With Okayafrica Electrafrique ft. DJ Underdog & Native Sun Plus Rich Medina!
Join Okayafrica at the fifth-year anniversary of Harlem’s Sweet Spot Festival with Rich Medina, DJ Underdog, Native Sun and more.
Wizkid Signs Ghanaian Stars R2bees, Efya And Mr Eazi To His Starboy Worldwide Label
Wizkid's Starboy Worldwide scoops up Ghanaian stars R2bees, Efya and Mr Eazi for their roster.
Africa’s First Marvel Superhero Makes His Cinematic Debut In ‘Captain America: Civil War’
'Captain America: Civil War' has cinema-goers across the continent and the Diaspora talking about Marvel's first African superhero.
Miss Tati Shares New Single And Talks About The Challenges Of Being An African Artist In Norway
We speak with Portuguese-Angolan singer Miss Tati about her new song "Again And Again" and the challenges she faces as an artist in Norway.
Respect Your Elders: A Family Reunites In The South After A Journey From 1950s Northern Nigeria
Our associate editor, Antoinette Isama, speaks with her mother about a family photo that dates back to 1950s Nigeria.
6 Proud African Mom Moments From John Boyega, Lupita Nyong’o, Idris Elba And More
See the best African mom moments of this year from Lupita Nyong'o, Idris Elba, John Boyega and more.
8 African Art Events You Need To See In NYC This May
Okayafrica's May 2016 guide to art in New York City.