Thursday, August 08, 2019 - Celebrated Kenyan teen gymnast, Wendy Waeni, shocked Kenyans on Wednesday after she revealed her former manager, Joe Mwangi, exploited her and pocked all the money she made from her performances worldwide.
Appearing on JKL Show on Citizen TV, the 14-year old narrated how she is living in abject poverty with her single mother in Huruma because this monster called Joe Mwangi.
“I have performed all over the world but I’ve never gotten a penny from it and that is because of my previous manager (Joe Mwangi). People tell me that am rude and that am a brat because of my social media that I don’t even have access to,” Wendy revealed.
Following her heart-breaking revelation, ODM Secretary General, Edwin Sifuna, took to social media to confess how Joe Mwangi tried to con his party using the talented gymnast.
According to Sifuna, ODM was ready to sponsor Wendy to buy play instruments for her foundation but they cancelled the deal after Mwangi insisted that the payee be changed into his name”
“I don’t know about child trafficking but one time Wendy came to Orange house and we cut a cheque for her foundation to buy some play stuff. Weeks later Joe Mwangi came asking us to change it and write the cheque in his name. I cancelled the whole thing.”
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The Kenyan DAILY POST