Ciku is a longtime contributor to Quartz having written on topics as wide-ranging as the perils of traveling with an African passport to Africa’s first NFT art collections. She is the author of two novels, and written for a variety of outlets, including African Arguments, and The Africa Report. She has served as a communication advisor to Dalberg Advisors, Open Society Initiative of West Africa, and The Africa Agriculture and Trade Investment Fund. Ciku has a B.S. degree in management from MIT.