JEKKAH is the fun and funky brand that will bring a bit of African colour to your life. Founded in 2013, we design and manufacture our African Inspired Clothing made from 100% cotton African Wax Print materials in The Gambia, West Africa.
is a word taken from the Wolof
language, which is a language spoken by over 10 million people in West Africa, mainly in Senegal and the The Gambia. Wolof is a spoken language, not a written one so people may argue over the spelling but the word has a clear meaning:
jekkah [je-kka], n. (1) to be beautiful or elegant, (2) to be well-dressed