Johnny Achagga is a director from Nairobi, Kenya. He owns the company Eljaymedia which consists of a team of videographers and production artists. He is a freelance producer known for directing Gereji Matata.
“Badaa ya kazi” The mechanics take advantage of the fact that their employer is not a regular at the garage to get to work at whatever time they please. The scene opens with some of them sneaking in trying not to be spotted by their supervisor, who apparently doesn’t care and is not at work [...]
“ROAD TEST” A client brings his car at the garage and leaves the key saying she will come for the car after it has been checked by the boys. Once the client leaves, Abuja changes his clothes and goes for a road test with the vehicle. While diving, Abuju sees a pretty lady and tries [...]
“KUSOTA NAYO” Jacinta and Spanner are crisscrossing the streets in the city. Meanwhile, Jacinta’s mother (Zambrota) is looking for her at Aluthe’s kiosk. Aluthe tells Zambrota that she saw her daughter during the day when she was going to buy groceries. Abuju is very drunk and Tufena is worried because he has been calling him [...]
“SOFT LOAN” The boys are seated having lunch as they discuss their weekly contributions.Some are late with their contributions and are reprimanded by the rest. One of them is not a member and after the others trying so hard to tell him that it is beneficial to him to join, his remarks are sarcastic. Not [...]
“PAY DAY” It’s a pay day and Kibuyu sends Tufena to pick up his salary. At the garage, Malikopo and Abuju are happy waiting for their salary. When Abuju and Malikopo see Poppat and Clare coming with a briefcase, they run towards them. Poppat threatens to delay the pay day if they behave this way. [...]
“FAKE FUEL” A stranded motorist has run short of fuel, and he sends a boda guy to the garage to bring him fuel. They strike a deal with Malikopo who brings the motorist the wrong(fake) fuel. After putting the “fake” fuel in the vehicle, it doesn’t start. The boda guy is given money for the [...]
“MASAIBU” Sigalame doesn’t want his wife to touch his phone. His phone rings while he is in the bathroom, so he runs to pick it before his wife. Zambrota has refused to give Jacinta money to go to school. Clare is stranded at the gate, but no one is opening for him. Malikopo comes from [...]
“MAKARAO” Zambrota and Tufena are fighting over money issues. Zambrota wants to take the matter to the police. At the garage, Tumbo’s range rover is missing and he does go to the police. Tumbo bribes the policemen to go and arrest anyone they can find at the garage. Mrs. Sigalame threatens Sigalame that she will [...]
“Gazette Notice” Everyone blames Tumbo for his ignorance because he didn’t adhere to the gazette notice. Because of Tumbo’s failure to adhere, Claire and Poppat are taken to the police station. They defend themselves against the punishment because Tumbo knew through the Gazette and was even informed through SMS. The police threaten to take them [...]
“MAJARIBU” Poppat has put up a poster calling for a meeting. Abuju and Nyundo are wondering what the meeting could be about. Tufena doesn’t like Kibuyu’s behavior, and she even suggests she will be escorting him to do something Kibuyu doesn’t like. Osama sees Kibuyu and Tufena following each other and he is shocked. Osama [...]
“BOSS” There is conflict in the garage leading to a power struggle. Kibuyu and Clare both claim they are the boss. Claire gives the boys instruction but when Kibuyu finds out he is not happy because he thinks he is in charge.
“Rent” Kibuyu and Spanner are in troubles because their houses are both experiencing foreclosure. They have both been going through a hard time since they haven’t got their salary. Kibuyu tries to convince his landlord not to close. At the garage, the owner also needs his money from Mr.Ouma, but Mr. Ouma is not around.
“FAKE SPARE PARTS” One mechanic is negotiating spare parts prices with the garage broker. although the parts being sold by the broker are good, they are not genuine. A client complains to the supervisor about bad work done on their car. Earlier, the supervisor also had to speak with the mechanics because another customer complained [...]
“Chama” Its merry go round day and it’s at Kibuyu’s house. Tufena demands some money from Kibuyu to buy food for the women. Kibuyu tries to pretend he doesn’t have money, but Tufena doesn’t buy it. At the garage, Clare wants to form a merry go round but no one is interested.
“Oil” One mechanic gets offered a side job. It’s early in the morning before he reports to work, so he takes it. He convinces Spanner to come along by enticing him with cash. They both sneak off earlier before the others come, without the (watchman, who sleeps mostly of the day and night) knowing. The [...]