The SANKOFA icons are part of the Adinkra symbols - industrialized by the peoples of Ghana and Ivory Coast. Each Adinkra symbol has a distinctive name and meaning. SANKOFA means “return and get it” a- symbol of importance of honoring and learning from the past. The 54 Kingdoms “Sankofa travel bag” is taken from a unique context of carrying tradition. The Sankofa bags bear a reminder that life is a journey, and it is our responsibility to carry culture, identity and heritage throughout.
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