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*Not the continent with 55 countries

Africa Is a Country was founded by Sean Jacobs in 2009 and is a site of opinion, analysis, and new writing. All the content on Africa Is a Country is published under a Creative Commons license.


Editor and Founder
Sean Jacobs
Managing Editor
Boima Tucker
Senior Editor
Caitlin Chandler
Media Producers
Antoinette Engel
Ebony Bailey
Staff Writer
William Shoki
Copy Editors
Andrea Meeson
Anwar Omeish
Fellowship Coordinator
Siddhartha Mitter
Editorial Board
Oumar Ba
Dan Magaziner
Marissa Moorman
Sisonke Msimang
Zachary Rosen
Dylan Valley
Wangui Kimari
Contributing Editors
Omolade Adunbi
Samar Al-Bulushi
Kangsen Wakai
Lina Benabdullah
Grieve Chelwa
Christopher J. Lee
Anakwa Dwamena
Sarah El-Shaarawi
Drew Thompson
Benjamin Fogel
Maria Hengeveld
Sa’eed Husaini
Liz Timbs
Noah Tsika