Abel Mutua Says He Used to Blow 200k During Tahidi High: “Sijui Ilikuwa Inaenda Wapi”
- Actor Abel Mutois said he and his wife Judy Nyavira had to take a financial literacy course to help them understand their money habits correctly
- He said he would only get 200,000 KSh from being at Tahidi High and for three weeks he couldn't explain where the money went
- He also said he had discussed with his wife that in case he wasn't alive, he should move on and be with someone else
Director Abel Mutois talked about studying financial literacy and explained that he and his wife, Judy Nyavira, managed to cope with finances in 2020.
Why Abel Mutois wants his wife to remarry
The two, who met in 2008, said they winged it with money and that until 2020 there was no day for them to have money kept in the bank.
In interviews with questions and answers to Joyful Trip Podcast, Abel said they both made money but couldn't take into account what they did with the money.
“We've been fussing with finances for decades, hiyo hata hatutadanganya. We received financial literacy in 2020. This is the first time mshahara yangu imekutan na mshahara ingine. Worst bit no ati I can't sit here and lie to ati we never made money, we made money. Sisi tuliingia Citizen TV, when I was still in college, nilikuwa 21,” he said.
Abel, who then starred on the famous local show Tahidi High, explained that many perks came with being on the TV program.
“I don't know hio pesa ilikuwa inaenda wapi. One of the problems we had was the messianic complex, where you feel like you want to save everyone. You get as KSh 200,000 and in less than three weeks of imeisha,” he said.
Program The actor said he and his wife took a short course that helped them test their finances.
He also shared that he met his college wife through a bet when his friends said Judy was having a hard time, so he bet with them to prove himself.
When asked if he would like his wife to remarry if he dies, he said:
“Ni kitu tushaidiscuss, nikamshow, please move on juu usiake hapo ukiniomboleza na mimi nishamaliza kazi yangu hapa, imagine move on. Kama kuna mjamaa huko anakufiniya finiya macho, ai, kwani no keshko,” he said.
Judy talks about the pressure to build home
Program Celebrity Recently, the couple opened up about their plans to build their dream home and shared their steps so far.
“Some with the pressure of tumekuva tukifel hii i ball, wao ndio vamekuwa wakitupatia hio pressure. Sometimes ni poa kuwa na marafiki wanakuchallenge in a good way,” Judy said.