Local drama-packed series Maza was yesterday evening officially launched at the Fort Jesus in Mombasa at an event attended by various entertainment stakeholders mainly from the film industry.
Maza which will be airing every Monday to Friday on Maisha Magic East is a brain child of the media couple Rashid Abdallah of NTV and Lulu Hassan of Citizen Tv.
It mainly highlights the lifestyle of the Coastal people.
Speaking at the launch, Maisha Magic East Channel Manager Margaret Mathore noted the series is also a celebration of the strides that the local industry has made.
“This is a Kenyan told story, story produced for Kenyans by Kenyans. We are celebrating the culture and believes of the Coastal people through the eyes of the Coastal people” said Mathore.
“A story celebration that Kenyan film industry has come of age” she added.
Mathore called on Kenyans to support local talents and the industry at large.
The launch was attended by different guests including Mvita Mp-elect Abdulswamad Nassir, actor Charles Bukeko a.k.a Papa Shirandula, celebrity Chef Ali Mandhry among others.
Below are some pictures from the launch.
Photos by Chesoli Mapicha