Kenyan Elections: This is What You Need to Know
Kenya’s election tomorrow has many at the edge of their seat, here’s why.
Kenyan Electoral Official Murdered Days Before National Vote
Chris Msando, the IT manager responsible for Kenya’s new voting system was found dead on Monday, outside of Nairobi.
“Snow” Falls in Kenya and Everyone Loses Their Minds
Here are some of the best reactions to #SnowInKenya.
This Is Where That Viral Meme You Keep Seeing About Being Extra Comes From
This hilarious clip from a Kenyan parody of “Sarafina!” is the best thing on the internet right now.
The Stories You Need To Know: The US Wants A Working Relationship with Zimbabwe, Lesotho Election Results, #CapeStorm Claims Eight Lives, Burundi’s Fuel Shortage
The US wants a working relationship with Zimbabwe, Lesotho election results, and other stories from the continent.
These Ladies Are Using Graffiti to Raise Awareness on Kenya’s Social Issues
This Kenyan women collective uses graffiti to raise awareness on pressing social issues facing their country.
Meet Nairobi’s Young Instagram Muses
Get to know 5 trendsetting Instagram models making waves in Nairobi’s art scene.
Heavy Metal Africa: Meet Kenya’s First Punk & Metal Bands
Get introduced to the musicians who first performed punk and heavy metal in Nairobi in this excerpt from the new book, ‘Heavy Metal Africa: Life, Passion, and Heavy Metal in the Forgotten Continent.’…
The Dark Skin I Am In: On Learning To Love My Melanin
How one woman went from feeling ashamed of her complexion to loving the the skin she was in. Thanks in no small part to Lupita Nyong’o.
Fatoumata Diawara: “It’s Up to Us to Bring Africa to the World”
In a new interview, Fatoumata Diawara discusses adapting Malian music for the Twitter generation and her upcoming album.
4 Kenyan Producers You Should Be Listening To
These four Kenyan producers are pushing the sounds of Nairobi’s experimental hip-hop & electronic scene.
Sauti Sol, Africa’s Newly Crowned ‘Best Group,’ on Their Rise & American Tour
We sit down with East Africa’s biggest band Sauti Sol to talk about their rise, the new hits and the controversies along the way.