Citizen TV Citizen TV’s Joey Muthengi speaks on her relationship with McDonald Mariga

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She has defined her relationship with the football star.

Joey Muthengi speaks on her relationship with McDonald Mariga play

Joey Muthengi & McDonald Mariga


Citizen TV’s Joey Muthengi recently penned down a lucrative deal with Betin Company.

She is the new brand ambassador alongside former Harambee Stars midfielder McDonald Mariga who plays in Spain.

The two starred in a Betin ad where they play the role of husband and wife, an ad that has become a hit with Kenyans due to its hilarious and relatable nature.

play Betin TV advert - Joey and Mariga (YouTube)


Thanks to their on-air chemistry there are some people who think that it translates off air and that the two are an item. Her recent trip to Italy also sent tongues wagging but Joey has made it clear that the only kind of relationship she has with the footballer is professional.

play Joey in Italy (Instagram)


“No. We are not dating. The Milan outing was a business trip with a betting company (the billboards are up in Nairobi). Mariga is a very good professional friend of mine and our trip to Italy was purely work,” Mariga told Pulse Magazine.