Thousands of 10 over 10 fans were deeply disappointed last Friday when the show’s key presenter, Joey Muthengi stated that she was leaving the show. The extremely dazzling beauty has been a renowned media celebrity in the country for a while now, and she is one of the greatest that Citizen TV has ever had. So, what specifically do you know about Joey Muthengi? Did you know that Joey Muthengi formerly worked for Channel O? Keep scanning this post to find out more interesting things about her.
Joey Muthengi can be termed as the excellent balance of beauty and sexiness. Her eloquence, moreover coupled with her subtle American dialect is one to go green-eyed for. However, did you know that this accent once lost her jobs? Well, while she was still very new to the communications world, Joey Muthengi’s applications for jobs were rolled down because the Kenyan audience could not correlate to her accent. Here are more amazing realities about Joey Muthengi.
1. Joey Muthengi age is 33 years old
Joey Muthengi was born on August 2 in 1985. Her birthplace is in the Rift Valley in Kenya.
2. Know that Holy Dave is one of Joey Muthengi siblings
The lovely Joey is the last born in a family of five children. Joey has two brothers and also two sisters. Funnily, gospel artiste Holy Dave is Joey Muthengi’s elder brother. Joey Muthengi has, on various occasions, referred to him as her best friend.
3. Joey Muthengi parents raised their children in a religious home
Muthengi and her siblings were raised in a Christian home, but despite this, her parents have always allowed her to pursue her path as long as she recognised where she came from. Joey once explained that they went to church and Sunday school every Sunday and that they had Bible study during the week.
4. She once had a career in rap
Joey Muthengi was previously a rapper, and a good one as she was once likened to Kenya’s STL whose rapping talents have made her a globally-acknowledged rapper. Joey, nevertheless, put her rap career on hold to continue her media career. She once explained that it was her brother who inspired her interest in music, saying that he loved rapping and rhyming. While she was still living in the US, Joey used to perform spoken word pieces at coffee houses to deliver some tension. Joey Muthengi is a poet and spoken word artist who has her blog on Tumblr – Miss Chocolate Rain.
5. You will not believe Joey Muthengi wage working for Betin
Joey Muthengi reportedly earned herself a six-figure contract working for Betin Kenya.
6. The Joey Muthengi family once had lived in the USA
While she was only two years old, Joey Muthengi’s family moved to the United States, where they stayed in Philadelphia and to Chicago. Joey Muthengi education was taken both in the USA and in Kenya. When her family travelled back to Kenya, she attended Rift Valley Academy. She then did a double major in Business Management and Communication at Hope College in Michigan between the years 2003 and 2006.
7. Could Mc Donald Mariga be the prospect Joey Muthengi husband?
Kenyan famous footballer Mc Donald Mariga and Joey Muthengi are currently dating. The two act as a pair in Betin’s ad, and while declaring reasons why she is leaving Citizen TV, Joey said that she needed to dedicate her time to pursue other interests, among them being travelling to Millan to be with her lover Mariga.
8. She once dated Kenyan musician DNG
Joey and DNG met through the Can U Dance? Show. The pair had a lot in common, but their relationship was one of those on-again-off-again relationships.
9. Joey Muthengi governor story – has she ever dated a governor?
Beginning this year, it was alleged that Joey Muthengi was dating a governor after she published a photo of herself dressed in a black dress with the heading, #bibiyagovernor. Nevertheless, the rumour was not explained. The speculation was moreover fueled by her sentiments about preferring older men because ‘they know what they need in life’. During one Power Breakfast talk, Joey Muthengi announced,
“As a consumer of even older men there is quite like stability in that, or reassurance that they understand what they need out of life, have learnt the lessons that demanded to be learnt. They are even able to distribute their knowledge. These young guys are just good in pictures…I am searching for security financially, maturity, these are things I want in a relationship. Like I said of a camera I spent a lot of my youth with the youths while on campus. What did they even do for me?…ati we are hustling together we can’t both be on the same level. Someone requires to have made it. Most of the guys whom you strengthen each other from scratch usually end up leaving the woman for someone else. That is what often happens in those types of situations.”
Between the years 2009-2013, Joey Muthengi served at Capital FM as the producer and hostess of the ‘Hits Not Homework’ show.
She has served at Royal Media’s Citizen TV co-hosting the Power Breakfast TV Show beside Fred Indimuli and Willis Raburu. Till her departure from Citizen TV in the recent week, Joey Muthengi co-hosted Day Break show and 10 over 10 shows beside Willis Raburu. Willis Raburu jotted down the following message for Joey Muthengi following her departure from Citizen TV:
“What a ride it has been. You inspire me with your passion and meticulous planning, your organisation and your amazing spirit. Several people don’t even realise our chemistry or how hard it is to find in this business. Outside of it, you are my friend. Never judging, constantly protecting and simply put, you get me. Thanks for coping with the sound and for standing with me always in good times and bad,”
Joey Muthengi, on the other hand, had this to say concerning her last day on Citizen TV,
“Tonight I laughed, cried, danced…sometimes at the same damn time Thanks for tuning in to my final 10/10 show. Still hasn’t sunk in yet. So many emotions. Like who cries on national TV?”
Even though Joey mentions that she has amicably resigned from Citizen TV, rumours going round claim that she was fired because of her association with Betin, a sports betting company, even though Citizen TV holds its own betting company, Shabiki .com. For more fascinating news about Joey Muthengi and more of your preferred media characters, stay with Exposeke.com