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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / March 9, 2011

Premiere of animated film @iHubNairobi


Premiere of animated film ‘The Legend of Ngong Hills’

Last evening, the evening of March 8 2011, Apes in Spaces launched their film ‘The Legend of Ngong Hills’ , about the Ogre, who has a habit of attacking the Maasai Village, that falls in love with the young maiden, Sanayian. The event went on very well, and was graced with the presence of Dr Bitange Ndemo, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Communications. Several heavyweights from the creative media and broadcasting company attended such as Capital FM, Nairobi Star, Standard Newspaper, representatives from Brand Kenya, Blue Sky Studios, RedSky advertising and African Digital Art.

Thanks so much to the iHub Nairobi and Kenya Film Commission and Mr. Michael Onyango in making this premiere event possible.

The DVD of the film is available in leading retails outlets across Kenya and will be part of Kenya in flight programming in May-June.

See the trailer below.

Visit the website here:

Author : Jessica Colaço

Jessica Colaço is currently the Director of Partnerships at iHub. She was the Founding Manager between 2010 and 2011 at iHub and Research Director between 2011 and 2013 at iHub Research. She is passionate about Innovation, Research, Mobile and Robotics Technology, Mentorship and Entrepreneurship in Kenya as she uses her position at iHub to court local, regional and international stakeholders to adopt Kenyan-made and African-made solutions. As an upcoming angel investor, she courts local and international investors to invest in great tech ideas and companies at idea and concept stage. She is also a Mobile and Robotics Tech Evangelist, Co-Founder of WMIAfrica and AkiraChix, ISOC-Kenya Chapter, Treasurer, ACM-W Nairobi Chapter Chair, TED Global Fellow 2009 and upcoming Guitarist. She was named one of the top 40 women under 40 years in Kenya's business scene by Business Daily on 2009, 2011 and 2012. Her endeavour is to put Kenya and Africa on the map for technology achievements and spur innovation within the country and continent! She blogs at:

  • ANthony Kahonge at 04:40:59AM Tuesday, March 15, 2011

    Good Stuff – Must Watch

  • Prometheus at 14:10:37PM Tuesday, March 15, 2011

    This project is very encouraging. It is in my sincerest of hope that KayTouch will be also a part of this awesome process.


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