Unlike his namesake, Zik of Africa, he was born in Washington, D.C. Terms used to describe him include tall, nna (daddy,) brother, systems analyst, “Producer”Personified,” editor, researcher, writer, and arrogant.
Azikiwe lived his early years in D.C. before relocating to Chicago, Kansas City, and Concord, North Carolina ultimately returning to the city of his birth. A graduate of the University of the District of Columbia, he has spent various amounts of time in Haiti, Mexico, Canada, the Bahamas, Ethiopia, Italy, Nigeria, Benin, Togo, South Africa and England.
He formed the Mhotep Corporation in 2003 as part of transition from information technology of the digital kind into animated motion picture production. Since then the company has expanded its offerings to include games, books, and t-shirts in addition to its online home, Keyamsha.com.