In 2019, Wendy Waeni exposed her ex manager Joe Mwangi of exploiting her talent and not paying her a single penny.
For a couple of two days, Wendy’s story was trending as Kenyans shared mixed reactions of the story.
Here are some facts you should know about Wendy Waeni.
- Wendy Mueni was born in 2005, by 2019 he was aged only 14 years old
- He was born and raised by her single mother Magdalene Syombua after her dad departed the family
- Wendy who lives in Huruma slums in Nairobi schooled at Daima Primary school, based in Huruma region before she moved on a joined St Georges Girls High school aged at just 13 years old. As of 2019, she was a form two student. Wendy’s education in high school was sponsored by Interior CS Fred Matiangí
- The nerd teen was one of the top flying candidates in 2018 KCPE results where she managed to score 340 marks out of the possible 500 marks .
- Wendy describes herself as a Gymnast and one of the youngest magician in Africa
- Wendy was an online sensation in 2014 while aged only 9 years , when she captured the attention of President Uhuru Kenyatta with her epic acrobatic skills
- Wendy says she has also performed to other top African leaders such as Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, Rwandan President Paul Kagame and former Ghanaian President John Mahama
- In 2019, around August while appearing on Jeff Koinange accused her former manager Joe Mwangi of financially exploiting her, claims denied by Joe Mwangi.
- In 2014, Wendy casued uproar on social media when she accused radio host and comedian Jalangó of not paying her sh.4,500 after performing at his show.
- Apart from being appointed as UNICEF ambassador, Wendy has traveled far and wide performing at different sports event, venues where she gain huge experience for her own career gains