screen_shot_20140401_at_2.58.35_pm.png.CROP.rtstoryvar-large.58.35_pmOju Africa, a division of the African mobile company Mi-Fone, has one-upped tech giant Apple, launching the first set of black emojis ever, the International Business Times reports.

The collection of 15 emojis is a direct result of an outcry over the lack of diversity in the current set, much of which comes from Apple. According to the report, oju means “face” in Nigeria’s Yoruba language, and these “faces” are already available for Android and are pending for Apple’s iOS. (Read More)





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Ps. What’s with the lips though? LOL