Kiboko is a hippo with a dream. He dreams of leaving the muddy lakes where he lives and going to the sea to swim in its clear blue waters. His friends and many others think he is crazy and that his kind does not belong in the sea. He is tricked by many by never gives up on his quest. Along the way he finds the most valuable treasure anyone can have, true friendship. He also redefines the true purpose of his life, to help others not to take the wrong road.
Kiboko is a multifaceted story of pursuing a dream, perseverance, overcoming adversity, prejudice, and finding the most valuable treasure anyone can have. Kiboko’s journey will make you rethink your values and redefine your purpose in life.
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