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"The intersection and interaction of ideas, disciplines and theories is crucial to tapping into and capitalising on the considerable human capital locked in Africa."

Contemporary accessories handcrafted in Kenya

Sisi Mulindi-King, HEA ‘16
SOAS University of London, Kenya
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Co-Founder ZikoAfrika

ZikoAfrika is a boutique contemporary brand inspired by the dual heritage of founding sisters Sisi and El. Each product is crafted in Kenya and reflects both European and African aesthetics for a modern take on traditional forms and materials.

With a focus on clean lines and minimalist design, ZikoAfrika reworks some of the most iconic pieces from the continent to create fashion forward, trend-neutral accessories.

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Generating employment while promoting a positive image of the continent through high-end production is a central part of the brand ethos. 

In line with this, ZikoAfrika works with a number of ethically certified workshops and sources as many raw materials as possible from Kenya or the East African region.

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