The famous boy behind the slang “Mathwiti na Makeki” who was captured on camera lamenting and fantasizing about eating cake and sweets has been given an Education scholarship.

According to Chipukeezy the CEO of Jambopay Danson Muchemi has agreed to sponsor the young boys (James Mbugua) education by paying his fees up to the university level.

 “CEO wa Jambo Pay alisema atamlipa school fees yake yote, kutoka mahali ako mpka amalize university” announced Chipukeezy.

James Mbugua at Chipukeezy's show
James Mbugua at Chipukeezy's show

The scholarship comes days after Mbugua was named the new brand ambassador of Valentines Cake House.

On May 13th, Chipukeezy and Eric Omondi, organized a fundraising to help the young boy financially during Chipukeezy’s show dubbed “The Funny Truth 4” at KICC.


During the fund drive, Nyali MP Mohammed Ali and former Director of Communications Nairobi County Walter Mong'are pledged to support Mbugua with Sh100K each.

Secretary of Digital Communication at State House Dennis Itumbi, contributed Sh10, 000, towards his (Mbugua) school fees.

Chipukkezy, Eric Omondi and James Mbigua aka Mathwiti
Chipukkezy, Eric Omondi and James Mbigua aka Mathwiti

They Young boy also received an appointment to meet Deputy President William Ruto, at his Karen Office.

Mbugua became an internet sensation after he was recorded on camera by his uncle 5 years ago, narrating and fantasizing about Cake and sweets.