Aeronautical engineer quits job in China to become Ghana's top YouTuber

Aeronautical engineer quits job in China to become Ghana's top YouTuber

- Famous African YouTuber, Wode Maya, has revealed he once quit his job as an aeronautical engineer in China to start vlogging about Africa

- According to Maya, he was a student in Asia when he decided to document some of his unpleasant experiences as a black man in China and started gaining traction

- Wode Maya hails from a small village in the Western Region of Ghana and has now gained well over 500,000 YouTube subscribers on his channel

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Wode Maya, a popular African YouTuber from Ghana, has narrated how he quit his aeronautical engineering job in China to become the top YouTuber in Ghana.

According to the renowned social media personality and vlogger, he was a student in China studying aeronautical engineering when he decided to document some of his experiences.

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He indicated in a video sighted by Briefly.co.zaon the official YouTube channel of Face2FaceAfrica that he was amazed by some of the treatment he had to experience in the foreign country.

Watch the full video below:

Wode Maya, whose real name is Berthold Winkler's videos started gaining traction online over time and he decided to quit his job to focus on telling the African story.

Berthold hails from a small village in the Western Region of Ghana and has now gained well over 500,000 YouTube subscribers on his channel.

He has travelled to 17 countries of Africa to feature different kinds of companies and people and has himself been featured by many top YouTubers all around the continent.

Meet the Ghanaian who quit his aeronautical Engineering job in China to become Ghana's top YouTuber

Meet the Ghanaian who quit his aeronautical engineering job in China to become Ghana's top YouTuber. Source: YouTube / Wode Maya
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In other Briefly.co.za news about dream jobs, a man identified as Angel Onuoha has achieved greatness despite the setbacks he faced due to the Covid-19 pandemic this year.

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Onuoha said that because of the devastating economic effects of the outbreak, he had to shut down his business and that dampened his spirits so much.

Seven months after, the man had a big reason to celebrate as Google gave him a big job to become its associate product manager. His post on the 'bird app' had received close to 7 000 likes with hundreds of comments as at the time of writing this report.

@vikkylandar said:

"Congratulations. I pray mine works out for me too."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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