Transformational African game development company, Afroes today announced it will next week Thursday February 21 at the Mobile Web East Africa 2013 conference launch its new game Haki: Chaguo Ni Lako or Justice: The Choice is Yours in a move to foster peace as elections approach.
Haki: Chaguo Ni Lako is a mobile phone game designed by Afroes inconjunction with the TuvukeInitiative for Peace to inspire commitment to peace and tolerance among young Kenyans who play the game.
Afroes is a digital content development enterprise committed to designing and delivering gamified mobile applications to inform, educate and inspire Kenyan youth.
The Tuvuke Initiative for Peaceful and Fair Electoral process is a country-wide movementanchored in the desire for Kenya to maintain peace, cohesiveness and tolerance during the upcoming elections.
Mobile Web East Africa is the leading mobile focussed conference in East Africa. The third edition of this prestigious event takes place at the Southern Sun Mayfair from February 19th through 21st and will bring together 140 of the leading players in the mobile space.
HAKI: Chaguo Ni Lako is designed to inspire the users through critical information placed in a fun way on a mobile phone, encouraging dialogue and contemplation about the contentious issues on forms of leadership; the rights and responsibilities of Kenyan citizens;access to and distribution of productive resources;and of livelihoods. Haki challenges the user to reflect on the choices they make and the consequences of such choices on peace in Kenya.
The campaign hopes to ensure millions of young Kenyans (between 18 and 35) commit to peace and tolerance and support the Tuvuke slogan NIMEJIANDIKISHA!
The free game is available on Java and Android platforms hence those using smartphones running on Android can download them as well as those using low-end feature phones at no price.