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Join Us For Our Electrafrique NYC Party This Weekend With Stanley Enow, DJ Moma & DJ Cortega!

Come welcome OkayAfrica Electrafrique back to its New York City home at Louie & Chan for a Saturday night dance party.

The OkayAfrica Electrafique parties regularly bring the hottest sounds from all corners of the African continent to dance floors across the world.


We're stoked to welcome OkayAfrica Electrafrique back to its New York City home at Louie & Chan for a night soundtracked by selections from Everyday People's DJ Moma and Electrafrique's own DJ Cortega, both of whom just returned from holding down an epic Electrafrique Dakar party.

We'll also be hosting a very special guest dropping in to perform a few songs: Cameroonian star rapper Stanley Enow will be in the building and performing a special set!

Come through this Saturday, February 18 to Louie & Chan! All info in the flyer below.

Facebook RSVP here. 

The night is FREE before 11PM and $10 afterwards.

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The Netherlands Returns Nigeria's Centuries-Old Stolen Artefact

The Netherlands has returned to Nigeria a 600-year-old stolen artefact, the Ife Terracotta, which has been received by Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.

According to The Guardian Nigeria, the Netherlands has returned a 600-year-old artefact to Nigeria. This comes after the artefact was reportedly smuggled using fraudulent papers through Ghana to the Dutch country. Netherlands ambassador to Nigeria, Harry van Dijk, handed over the Ife Terracotta to Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture. The repatriation of the small but "priceless" Ife Terracotta has been a long journey considering it was reportedly smuggled out of Nigeria in 2019.

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