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Afropreneurs: Meet Aina Fadina, The Creative Force Behind...
Our new regular series, ‘Afropreneurs,’ gives our team here at Okayafrica the opportunity to bring to the fore the faces and minds of the brilliant entrepreneurs powering Africa’s most innovative and creative brands, chall...Continue Reading
Two questions South African sprinter Simbine answered abo...
BEIJING, CHINA - AUGUST 27: Usain Bolt of Jamaica crosses the finish line to win gold in the Men's 200 metres final during day six of the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships Beijing 2015 at Beijing National Stadium on ...Continue Reading
Liverpool Youngster Taiwo Awoniyi Set to Join NEC Nijmege...
​Liverpool are set to send out a third youngster this week out on loan with Taiwo Awoniyi set to join NEC Nijmegen in the Netherlands on a loan deal, according to the ​Liverpool Echo. The Nigerian youngster joined the M...Continue Reading
US amnesia as it forgets bin Laden in Gulen case
As the U.S. requests evidence from Turkey in order to extradite Fetullah Gulen, experts tell Anadolu Agency that Washington has inconsistent policies and pointed to a strikingly similar case. More than a week after a sm...Continue Reading
Is political correctness killing comedy?
If laughter is the best medicine, can comedy still be poisonous? The Quebec Human Rights Tribunal says yes: on July 20, it ordered comic Mike Ward to pay $35,000 to someone he had made jokes about, beginning in 2010. But f...Continue Reading
MSF sounds alarm on northeast Nigeria, calls for food pip...
GENEVA: Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders) said on Wednesday that Nigerian children are dying at high rates from malnutrition and disease in a growing humanitarian emergency in the northeast. The medical...Continue Reading