Sokari Ekine is a Nigerian social justice activist and blogger living in Spain. She writes an award winning blog, Black Looks, dealing with a range of topics such as LGBTI Rights in Africa, gender issues, human rights, the Niger Delta and Land Rights. She is interested in creating a community of grassroots African bloggers as a way for Africans to exchange ideas, share experiences and tell their own stories.
She is the author of SMS Uprising: Mobile Activism in Africa (Pambazuka Press, 2010) and Blood and Oil: Testimonies of Violence from Women of the Niger Delta (Sokari Ekine, 2009).
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