Didier Randriamanantena, who signs his work with Didier Mada BD, is one of the best Malagasy artists. Born in Antananarive, Madagascar, he alternates his work as a press illustrator with his career as a comic artist. His comics are published in about a dozen of comic albums, and the artist participated in over 15 collective projects. Among his characters are Nampoine, Tsifaly, Isetra and Gona. He is among others the illustrator of the comic story of 'La Reine Anampoina', which was published in L'Express de Madagascar, and 'Imboa - Le Roi et Ifara', which was published in the collection Africa Comics. He is co-founder of the organization Mada BD Kolontsaina, a teacher in comics and painting and an organizer of several African comic events.