Who is Liz Ogumbo ?
She is a multi talented creative entrepreneur originally from Kenya, based in South Africa, greatly passionate about Style, Music, Food & Wine. As a Fashion Designer, Recording & Performing Artiste, Radio host & Producer of Fashion Lab Radio & TV.
Liz is currently running a showroom boutique & fashion styling consultancy. her design work represents the modern, fashion-savvy woman while embracing self-definition through sleek cuts, simple-yet-provocative designs and attitude that comes from the inside out.
Her music, “The KenSoul Experience” embraces her roots & culture while highlighting her passionate contribution to foster relationships and projects that can advance and develop the African creative industry.
Liz Ogumbo humorous writing and story telling skill using her smoky sultry vocal abilities allow her to share her ‘Ken-soul musical offering’ with the world. Expressed in Luo, Swahili, English and French through a ‘KenSoul,’ Liz life experiences and exposure have developed her into a global soul instrument.
The world is her playground , an open field to open for play and growth , she hope her journey inspires you to keep moving, keep building and keep growing.
“What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.” Nelson Mandela
Liz vision is to be the African leader in bringing economically, socially and environmentally sustainable fashion to the world while empowering African Communities through her fashion and music journey.
“Born and named after her great grandmother ‘Elizabeth Loye” who was a singer and performer throughout her life, She began singing at quiet an early age of 4 as she grew up in and around music. Liz dad was not a musician, but don’t ask how many times she thought he should’ve been on the world stages performing and dancing his heart away.”
“He taught her a lot of cool Luo songs which gave her a lot of grounding around her roots, culture and heritage while Liz mum on the other hand spent time teaching her siblings and Liz christian songs which opened to understanding the Christian lifestyle and values that she still hold close to her heart up to date.”
Content courtesy of Liz Ogumbo & Nairobi fashion hub