It all started when...

Two childhood friends decided to come together to tell stories of living, learning and loving in Africa. Our motto is Our stories! Our Way!



Justin Karunguru is an actor, storyteller and Master of Ceremonies (M.C.). He first fell in love with the arts when he got the lead role of Joseph in the primary school production of Joseph and the Technicolour Dreamcoat. Since then he has been a star of screen and stage including performances in:

theatre and stage

  • Who's Your Daddy as Gordon for Seth Busolo/ Wholesome Entertainment
  • Poison Ivy as John Mwangi for Seth Busolo/ Wholesome Entertainment
  • History Box as Stan for Seth Busolo/ Wholesome Entertainment
  • Here Comes the Groom as Tom for Seth Busolo/ Wholesome Entertainment
  • Corporate Wife as Kioko for Seth Busolo/ Wholesome Entertainment
  • Living Memories(Storytelling) as Hussein Warutere for Al Kags/ Muthoni Garland/ Story Moja

He is currently one of the stars of the hit, live improvisational show, Because You Said So, produced by Jason Runo/ Twombili Entertainment

television and screen

  • Kona as Mutiso for Footprint Pictures/ Africa Magic Entertainment
  • Bold Conversations as Nick for Seth Busolo / Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
  • Pray and Prey as Meshak for Faith Koli/ Gilbert Lukalia/ NTV
  • Sircle as Ben for Matt Bish/ Zamradi Productions
  • Briefcase Inc as Henry for Yafesi and Joyce Musoke/ Cheez Pictures
  • Shorfalls as Tash for Kamau wa Ndungu/ Zamradi Productions
  • Vantage as Maina for Steve Mugambi/ United States International University School of Journalism

As of October 2016, he is one of the presenters of the largest national lottery in Kenya, Pambazuka National Lottery. The show can be seen and heard twice weekly on:

  • Milele FM
  • K24
  • NTV





Tony Njanja is an actor, screenwriter and executive producer. He first fell in love with the arts when he got the lead role of Scrooge in the high school production of A Christmas Carol. Since then he has a number of writing and acting credits including:


  • Pinnochio - Melbourne, Australia
  • Wizard of Oz - Melbourne, Australia
  • A Million Monkeys - Melbourne, Australia

Nominated for Lyrebird Award for Best Youth Actor in 2004. Eventually won the award in 2005. Won the Best New-coming Actor in the 2005 Anglesea Drama Festival.


Was the founder, writer and editor of The Displaced African blog from 2007 to 2009. During this time he was featured in:

  • Capital FM (Kenya)
  • The East African Standard (Kenya)
  • Global Voices Online (International)
  • Metro Zimbabwe (Zimbabwe)
  • (International)

Has more than 10 years entrepreneurship experience including founding and running a vocational training college for more than 7 years.


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