Wode Maya is a popular Ghanian YouTube content creator who joined the social media creative industry to reap its unique benefits. His content is curated to explore the African continent and share the experiences of a foreigner living abroad. This article looks into Wode Maya’s biography highlighting his biography, academic background, career, and personal life details.
Wode Maya Age and Place of Birth
Born in Ahekofi, Ghana on 3rd March 1990, Wode’s parents named him Berthold Winkler. He later adopted Wode Maya as his pseudo name for public appearances. He spent his formative and late childhood years in Ghana before moving to China when he was eighteen years old in pursuance of further studies.
Wode Maya Education Background
Berthold Winkler schooled in Ghana attending kindergarten, primary and secondary schools in the country. Upon completion, he got a scholarship offer to the United Kingdom which he, unfortunately, could not take up as he lacked a statutory visa. Opting from China, he enrolled at Shenyang Aerospace University studying Aeronautical Engineering.
Wode Maya Career Journey
While undertaking his course in China, Wode Maya used the opportunity to build a vlogging culture by posting his content on YouTube. He joined the platform in 2013 growing this platform to currently having more than 550,000 subscribers and millions of views. Wode Maya’s content is focused on an expatriate’s experience in the country. He initially posted his work to Chinese platforms though he stopped due to the criticism he received. YouTube has opened up doors for him to collaborate with other African content creators and make some decent earning from the channel he named Mr. Ghana Baby.
Aside from vlogging, Wode graduated from the university and is now an aeronautical engineer. His level of active practice in engineering is yet to be clearly established.
Wode Maya Personal Life
Wode Maya’s dating life had been under speculation since his social media pages and content could not reveal the truth of the matter. He however opened up on his relationship with fellow content creator Miss Trudy who hails from Kenya. The two have collaborated on creating travel continent around Africa together.
Wode Maya Contact
YouTube – @MrGhanaBaby
|Real Name||Berthold Winkler|
|Age||31 (As of 2021)|
|Place of Birth||Ghana|
|Year of Birth||1990|
|Profession/Career||Vlogger, Aeronautical Engineer|