The Nairobi based ONGEA summit begun yesterday with different professionals in the music industry availing themselves to interact with their fans and fellow industry players. The summit is a 4 day event which started yesterday and is meant to go up to Sunday. It has 57 exhibition stands featuring delegates from America, Djibouti, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia.
The event focuses on entertaining those who attend as well as educate and inform artists and other industry stake holders of what’s happening in the current market. Major industry players such as MCSK, KFCB, KAMP, PRISK and MPAKE were present as they discussed growth and regulation of the industry.
Among the exhibitionists were Deejays, artists such Gilad and the 4Mulla hit maker Naiboi, music recording studios such as Janeson Recordings, music labels such the Musyox and Bon eye owned decimal records and many more.
While many people enjoyed moving around the different stands they may have been interested in collecting any information that may have been useful to them for the better part of the afternoon, you could tell quite a good number was eagerly waiting for the night’s main act, the talented Fena Gitu.
One could tell she is really the new queen of her time from the reception she received from her fans who seemed to have been waiting for her eagerly. And as usual she did not disappoint as she gave an outstanding performance joined by the fast rising music producer, I logos music.
Other artists who performed at the event include Wayinke, Donado and Zoey. H_art the band were also present but opted not perform in order to give a chance to others.