Another Kenyan movie is premiering on Netflix. Sincerely Daisy, which is a third Kenyan production to grace the streaming channel after two others; Disconnect and Poacher.
The film, created by actor and producer Nick Mutuma, is an urban story about family, young love, timeless friendships and the reality of tough economic times. The story revolves around a young girl by the name of Daisy (acted by Ella Maina), who having excelled in her final year of high school is looking up to a promising future.
However, as many dramas go, things begin to take a turn for the worst when she realises that her family may not have the money she needs to make her dream of studying overseas a reality.
This fact, coupled with life’s challenges, sets Daisy off on a downward spiral of unfortunate events that test her relationship with her family, boyfriend and friends
This week our continental news focuses on East Africa. Did you know that….. Freddy Mercury, from the rock band Queen, was born Farokh Bulsara on 5 September 1946 on the spice island of Zanzibar, Tanzania. His father was a civil servant for the British Government. When Freddy was 8 years old he left Zanzibar to attend school in India returning in 1962 where he stayed until he migrated with his parents to England in 1964.