Okoye is a Marvel Comics character who appears in Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame, played by Danai Gurira. She is general of the Dora Milaje, a special kind of bodyguard dedicated to protect T'Challa from all danger. For that end, she is at the peak of physical and mental condition, being an expert at hand-to-hand combat, a master of several martial arts, and has a gifted mind. Okoye is also a close friend of T'Challa.
Okoye was created by Christopher Priest and Mark Texeira.