Renowned Ghanaian YouTuber Wode Maya made headlines at the recently held ‘The Shine Summit’ as he disclosed his impressive earnings from interviews and YouTube. The event, organized by influential blogger Kobby Kyei, brought together esteemed personalities from the Ghanaian media landscape to inspire and educate the youth on the power of technology, media, and entrepreneurship.
During his speech, Wode Maya captivated the audience by revealing that he charges between $2000 and $5000 for interviews. Furthermore, he shared the staggering figures of his monthly income from YouTube, ranging from $10,000 to $50,000. This revelation shed light on the immense earning potential of content creators on the popular video-sharing platform.
Wode Maya, whose real name is Kobina Ackon, encouraged the youth to consider pursuing YouTube as a career, citing his own success as an example. He offered his assistance to anyone interested in starting a YouTube channel, emphasizing the platform’s potential to change narratives and make a substantial impact. Wode Maya urged the attendees to utilize YouTube as a tool to showcase Ghana’s culture, agriculture, healthcare, and other aspects that deserve global recognition.
The Ghanaian YouTuber rose to prominence with his captivating travel vlogs and unique storytelling style. With a degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Shenyang Aerospace University in China, Wode Maya defied traditional career paths to carve a niche for himself in the realm of social media content creation. His channel quickly gained popularity, accumulating over a million subscribers and establishing him as one of Africa’s most influential YouTubers.
The Shine Summit, conceptualized by Kobby Kyei, serves as a platform to empower and educate young individuals by fostering collaborations and encouraging investments in technology, media, and entrepreneurship. Kobby Kyei, hailing from Agona Duakwa, started his journey as a lifestyle and entertainment blogger before expanding his focus to include positive humanitarian and social development stories.
Wode Maya’s story serves as an inspiration for aspiring content creators, demonstrating the potential for success and financial independence through YouTube and other digital platforms. With his remarkable earnings and commitment to helping others, Wode Maya’s influence continues to grow, making a significant impact not only in Ghana but also on the international stage.