OZY Takes You Ahead of the Curve in Entertainment and Lifestyle

OZY scours the globe to find people doing what they do best.

Want the Votes of This Religious Brotherhood? Meet Senegal's Mediator

Serigne Bassirou Abdou Khadre Mbacké is the liaison between the government and his powerful religious order.

Can One Catholic Priest Put an End to 36 Years of War?

Father Angelo Romano has become renowned as a peace builder in West Africa.

The Reverse 'Migration' Fueling Africa's Soccer Hopes

Foreign-born players are joining teams from the African nations of their parents, and driving their campaigns at the 2018 World Cup.


The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Sufi West Africa Braces Amid Rise of Fundamentalism

Salafism is replacing traditional Sufi practices, sparking concern about the introduction of Islamic extremism in the region.

Can FIFA's First Female Secretary General Kick Corruption to the Curb?

As the first non-European to helm international soccer, Fatma Samoura’s leadership is in focus ahead of the World Cup.

The Food Truck Serving Up West African Delights in Rome

Four young African migrants are building bridges with Italians — through their stomachs.

Senegal's Death-Defying Albino Musician

Maah Keita, bass guitarist and champion for the rights of folks with albinism, plays for hearts and minds.

How Senegalese Wrestling Became a Modern Martial Arts Sensation

Sumo-size athletes in loincloths in a sandy ring surrounded by drums and whistles — 4, 3, 2, 1, wrestle!.

12 Best Places to Get Your Beach On

There is a soul-soothing strip of sand and sea out there for everyone.


The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

Swimming Around the Edge of the World

Ever try swimming around the most westerly point of Africa? Without poisonous sea urchins, sharks and lacerating rocks? We’re not surprised.

Traveling the Pink Lakes of Senegal

There are many ways to see Senegal’s Lac Rose.

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