What’s Good Studios Celebrates Three Years (Images)

It’s been three years since the digital media company  What’s Good Studios first popped up on the scene hoping to disrupt the game – and the plan is to grow even further over the next 12 months.

They recently hosted Nairobi’s their anniversary event which doubled up as a platform to announce some of the new partnerships they will be moving forward with.

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It went down at the Treehouse with the Cosmic Homies, Nu Fvnk of New Wave and Taio Tripper performing to an audience of industry figures and major players in entertainment and media in Kenya and the surrounding region.

What’s Good Networks has acquired one of the pioneer entertainment platforms in Kenya, ‘Niaje.com’ with founder David Mugo commenting that this means heightened reach for young urban audiences across East Africa.

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Other announcements made during the cocktail included partnerships with Sportpesa and Pambazuka lottery as well as other lifestyle brands from the region – Bongo 5 from Tanzania and Chano 8 from Uganda.

Other new partnerships include Yummy TV and the ongoing extension of True Love and Drum magazines into digital formats to create True Love TV and Drum TV by WGS.

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According to Tilo Ponder the CEO and co-founder of WGS “Kenya is the gateway to Africa so it was a natural step to expand into the region to move into the continent. You gotta’ make it here first – and it’s our first priority,” adding, “There is a lot of cross cultural relationships ongoing in Africa and it’s a way of living that we are accustomed to. We have exciting new brand partners and dynamic talent whom have already made our expansion in the region seamless for us! We can’t wait to share with you all.”

In addition to wgLIVE TV you can now find unique content including on-demand radio via wgRADIO.fm that includes Kalekye Mumo’s Live & Direct radio show among a range of dedicated channels offering music, entertainment, lifestyle, campus, style and sports, among the best content experiences for young Africans.

You can find out more about WG Studios is up to by following them on their various social media accounts on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

All images: courtesy WG Studios

 

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