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Learn More about Jimmy Nzecko


Jimmy Nzecko is a cartoonist with the newspaper La Nouvelle Centrafrique in the Central African Republic. According to a 2012 interview with JPA Productions, he has had a passion for drawing since he was a schoolboy. After finishing high school at Lycee de Fatima, he earned a Bachelor F4 at the Lycee Technique de Bangui, and afterwards enrolled in L’Institut Moderne des Métiers Spécialisés (IMMS), Bangui. He began working as a cartoonist with the daily newspaper L’Hirondelle. In 2005 he won second place in a UNICEF contest and the next year he received first prize for drawing and caricature. He currently lives in Bangui CAR.