Video: Rattex 'Ewe Nje'

[embed width="560"][/embed]

Pioneer Unit Records, the independent hip-hop imprint out of Cape Town, comes out with the first video off MC Rattex's solid Streets, Raps & Us EP (which at 11-tracks deep seems more like a full-length, jus' sayin'). In "Ewe Nje," which roughly translates to "for real" in isiXhosa, Rattex takes on the music industry and "candy floss rappers." Beats by Hipe, visuals by spo0ky. (via AIAC)

Photo credit should read KELVIN IKPEA/AFP via Getty Images

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.

Keep reading... Show less

get okayafrica in your inbox


Sho Madjozi Drops New Upbeat Mixtape 'What A Life'

Sho Madjozi drops her latest mixtape 'What A Life' featuring Manu WorldStar, Dr Thomas Chauke, Makhadzi and many more.