Roye Okupe: An African superhero.

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As African narratives are largely omitted from the cartoon world, Roye Okupe decided to fill in the blanks, and create his own Nigerian superhero.

While completing a master's in computer science at George Washington University, US, Okupe took an animation class at the Art Institute of Washington, which led to the eventual creation of his superhero Wale Williams--a twenty-something Nigerian who suits up in...

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