Ada Animation Sets Record As It Closes Pre-seed To Catalyze The African Animation Industry


July 12, 2021, 2:38 p.m.

Ada Animation is an innovative African entertainment Tech Company with a mission to develop top-tier animators across Africa by empowering creatives with the necessary skills, tools, mentorship, and platforms to create and share African stories with Africa and the world.

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Open Labs NIIT Rolls Out Free Animation Workshop To Revamp The Animation Industry


June 23, 2021, 9:57 a.m.

Formerly known as NIIT Ghana, Open labs NIIT are technology centers across West Africa to improve career outcomes and digitally upskilling Africa’s youth. They have trained over 30,000 students in Ghana, Liberia & Sierra Leone since 1999 and are expectant to do the same with their free animation workshop.

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Triggerfish Wins Mifa Animation Industry Award At Annecy 2021

Digital Creatives

June 14, 2021, 10:45 a.m.

“This is to highlight the pioneering role that the company has played in animation in South Africa, and Africa most widely,” says Véronique Encrenaz, head of Mifa.

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Youneek Studios Secure VC Investment To Produce Its First Animated Series

Digital Creatives

Feb. 4, 2021, 1:10 p.m.

Roy Okupe, creative director and founder of Youneek Studios has secured VC investment from Impact X Capital to transform his African themed graphic novels into animated series.

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Disney Partners Kugali Media To Produce Animated Series

Digital Creatives

Dec. 14, 2020, 3:35 p.m.

Walt Disney Animation Studios has announced a partnership with Pan-African entertainment company Kugali Media to release an African themed sci-fi series in 2022.

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