Rico writes:

I guess it's all over -- and Zakumi's out of a job now. A little sad for me as I've been drawing the little fella's newspaper strip for the last 10 months or so.



Rico Schacherl is a cartoonist based in Johannesburg, responsible for illustrating the highly successful comic strip Madam & Eve. Born in Austria in 1966, he claims he was drawing cartoons…>

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© Rico | Jul 12, 2010 | Stephen Francis & Rico

Madam & Eve

AFTER THE CUP: The cast of Madam & Eve lament the end of the Soccer World Cup that has kept them so occupied for the better part of the past month. But at least they get to keep their jobs, unlike another cartoon character, Zakumi, who's work as the event's official mascot is now done. [see M&E creator Rico's comments in the sidebar].