Mara is a professional storyteller and was inspired to create the fashion sketchbook for her daughter Imani and designed 'Afrika' based on the wonderfully kind, excitable, smart and beautiful children who know her as Aunty Mara. She loves telling stories, travelling to new places, anything with the colour purple and eating fried fish.
Chimezie is a management consultant and a community organiser passionate about his African heritage and African identity. He is keen on finding innovative and engaging ways of promoting African heritage and culture. Chimezie enjoys watching movies, travelling, and believes that the best food on earth is the African Salad (Abacha and Ugba) with fresh Palm Wine!!