“YouTube pays”—This is a revelation made by the then-21-year-old Kenyan YouTuber, Mungai Eve, on June 30, 2021. Mungai Eve is one of the most accomplished YouTubers in Kenya. She reveals she earns more than Ksh. 1.5 million in monthly salaries on YouTube; this has made her a YouTube millionaire at 21 years old. Through her hard work, she has covered a lot of untold stories on her YouTube channel. I was eager to know more about her since I discovered her channel on December 2020. I’m glad to be featured on her channel too.
Mungai Eve Biography
Mungai Eve, real name Evelyn Wanjiku Mungai (born April 6, 2000), is a Kenyan independent investigative journalism student, YouTuber, artist, and businesswoman from Kenya. She was born in Gachiku village in Murang’a County before moving to Nairobi to study. After dropping out of journalism school and meeting her boyfriend Trevor during the 2020 lockdown, she started her YouTube channel. She is the youngest millionaire at 21 years old.
|Real Name||Evelyn Wanjiku Mungai|
|Date of Birth / Age||April 6, 2000 ( 22 as of 2023)|
|Place of Birth||Muranga, Gachiku Village|
Mungai Eve Story: How Mungai Eve started
Mungai Eve joined YouTube on January 21, 2020. She posted her first-ever YouTube video on October 11, 2020. Then she started interviews, covering the Machakos Gengetone Festival, which happened on Saturday, October 31, 2020. After covering the whole festival, she went to the streets to ask people their opinions regarding trending issues.
During this time, I met Mungai Eve at around Donholm-Umoja. I didn’t know much about her personally; she was asking random people interviews.Kelx
Now, after this coverage, around December, Mungai Eve went ahead to cover Gotta City news. Here, she met Madocho, and she actually made Madocho and the whole Gotta city trend for a whole month. However, at this moment, people didn’t really care about Mungai Eve but about the content, she was delivering. Her channel won people’s hearts when she helped Madocho, Liyetin, and Stupid Boy come up, covering every news till they got recognized. At one point they got a sponsor (Vagah of Afro Royalties) to sponsor their music. The rest is history.
Now, after covering Gotta City news, she teamed up with the Mikos gang and other youths from Dandora, Mathare, Baba Dogo, Kibera, and Huruma for interviews. She also traveled to Kisii, Mombasa, and around Kenya to cover untold stories.
In a span of less than a year, Mungai Eve has been able to cover more than 500 videos back-to-back, even posting four videos a day. She has actually been consistent since she started. In summary, Mungai Eve is the best.
Mungai Eve Boyfriend
Since Mungai Eve came to the limelight, many people have been interested in knowing her relationship status. Mungai Eve revealed she has a boyfriend named Trevor, who happens to be her director and photographer. Trevor is also the one who inspired Mungai Eve to start her channel. Trevor previously worked at KenRelBis Updates with presenter Ali but decided to start his own.
He is actually one of the main reasons Mungai Eve is successful. Director Trevor is also known to handle all the marketing activities at Mungai Eve Media and Division 5 News.
Mungai Eve as a Brand
So who is Mungai Eve as a brand?
Mungai Eve hits 100K on Youtube
Mungai Eve’s YouTube channel has reached 100,000 views, which she celebrated with his boyfriend and cum director, Director Trevor. They had gone to Miss Trudy’s 200th birthday celebrations that day. At the invitation party, we had Wode Maya, The Afrikan Traveller, and The Light Bulb Moment. They all interacted with Mungai Eve via video collaboration. On this occasion, Mungai Eve revealed her boyfriend for the first time.
Mungai Eve Hits 200K Subscribers on YouTube
Mungai Eve, a Kenyan content creator, recently reached 200K subscribers in less than a year on her channel. Currently, Mungai Eve has more than 600,000 subscribers.
Mungai Eve accomplishments
Mungai Eve has been able to achieve a lot of accomplishments in a short period of time, despite the challenges. Furthermore, she has been able to bring to light many people who have received no media coverage. For example, Mungai Eve has raised celebrities such as;
- Gotta City Celebrities – Gotta city members include Madocho,
- Kibera Celebrities – Shanty Flames, Manzi wa Kibera,
- Kisii celebrities – Manzi wa Kisii
- Mombasa Celebrities – Also Manzi wa Mombasa
- Other featured celebrities include; Kartelo, Mejja, Bahati, and more.
Mungai Eve Networth
As a result of hard work, Mungai Eve has gained more fame as well as more money. She revealed she earns Ksh 1.5 million monthly through her YouTube channel alone. However, we don’t know the actual money she makes through endorsements and advertisements. But her lifestyle is changing with time since she is already a millionaire at her age.
Mungai Eve contacts
You can now get Mungai Eve to interview you by sending her an Inbox on Instagram @Mungai_Eve and also DM’ing Trevor @director_trevor.
How to be featured on Mungai Eve Youtube Channel
If you want to be a celebrity today in Kenya, just find Mungai Eve to interview you and she will definitely make you a celeb.
In summary, Mungai Eve has taught us that through hard work and determination, we can be able to achieve anything we want in life.