The Yoruba word "akata" refers to a “cat who does not live at home, a wild cat.” It is often used, derisively, to refer to African Americans.
What are the fates of ex combatants from Cote d’Ivoire’s 2002-2011 civil war and would they go back to fighting?
Drogba became one of the most famous footballers of his generation thanks to his time at Chelsea, but he never won a major tournament for his national team.
The incumbent Alassane Ouattara’s electoral sweep might be a good outcome for Côte d’Ivoire.
The #AlienEdits series seems to come as a form of resistance to negative social projections regarding race, gender, sexuality and culture.
Simone Gbagbo, ex- First Lady of Côte d’Ivoire, is currently on trial in her home country.
Philippe Lacôte grew up in Abidjan, next to a movie theater named The Magic. After linguistic
DJ Lewis recently released a “Stop Ebola” song and video that reminds me of “Grippe Aviaire”, a song
Cultural Anthropology published a series of articles last week called “Ebola in Perspective,” curated by two experts on
“African players never play the same for their European teams and their national teams,"--Cissé, livery cab driver at New Ivoire Restaurant in East Harlem
“Aya of Yop City” is Marguerite Abouet and Clément Oubrerie’s first feature film and an adaptation of
“He had nothing to say.” That’s how French philosopher Roland Barthes described his grandfather Louis-Gustave Binger,
In 1988, Basquiat traveled to Cote d'Ivoire: "He was hoping that very unsophisticated African people would see his show ..."
An interview with Ivorian artist Aboudia. Jean-Michel Basquiat is often cited as an influence in his work, but local experience is a bigger muse.
Or a playlist for Côte d'Ivoire's golden generation of footballers.
By Cheta Nwanze* Una see dat ball? Humble pie is a very interesting confectionery. It is something
Africa's national football teams have failed to improve under foreign coaches and there is nothing to suggest that it will ever improve.
Watching the Africans Cup of Nations at an Ivorian restaurant in Harlem, New York.
In the first match at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium, Rustenburg. Côte d’Ivoire 2 v 1 Togo.
By John James* One day Côte d’Ivoire will lift the cup, said captain Didier Drogba, shortly