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The 14-year-old acrobat Wendy Waeni during the JKL show revealed how she has been suffering in the hands of her former manager, Joe Mwangi who had been exploiting her for his selfish needs. “I have performed all over the world but I’ve never gotten a penny from it and that is because of my previous manager” she revealed.

Joe and Wendy

In his defence, Joe stated, “On the video it has been said that i (Joe) has travelled all over the world with Wendy, FACT : I have NEVER,NEVER EVER left this country in company of Wendy Waeni. Anybody with any proove that i have flew out any given time with her,put it here”

Orange Democratic Movement party Secretary General Edwin Sifuna also revealed an extortion skill that was used by acrobat Wendy Waeni’s former manager to con the youngster her hard earned money.

“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.” Edwin Sifuna.

“Wendy Waeni is a child & I trust her word … Joe Mwangi used her & her social media accounts to enrich himself … Joe exploited her innocence to get access to Presidents & powerful men … Joe Mwangi should be charged with international crimes of Child Slavery & Trafficking.” Donald Kipkorir tweeted.