The Kenyan comedy industry is something to write home about. There has been a great change in the past few years and we celebrate the local comedians.
Some of them, the likes of Eric Omondi, have really worked hard to put the nation’s name on the world map.
Well, many talented comedians are joining the laugh industry and new latest kids on the block include Mulamwah, Adhis, Katelo among others are giving their counterparts run for their money.
Today being a Thursday, we present to you photos of your favourite comedians before fame.
Below is the list, go through
1. Daniel Ndambuki aka Churchill
He’s the godfather of Kenyan comedy. Churchill has nurtured many talents among Eric Omondi, the president of African comedy.
2. Oga Obinna
The father of four, a comedian-cum-MC has created a name for himself in the comedy industry and he has always shared his life story to inspire many.
In a past media interview, he said,
I CAME TO NAIROBI AS A STREET KID AND 7 YEARS LATER I’M STILL HERE NO LONGER ON THE STREET AND BLESSED THAN MOST!! IM SOMETIMES HARDER ON MYSELF BUT IF I LOOK BACK AT WHERE I’M FROM..I SMILE and THINK I DID WELL HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME ONLY GOD KNOWS HOW LONG I SHALL LIVE FOR AND IMMA DO SO TO EXALT HIM.
NOBODY KNOWS WHAT’S BEST FOR ME..ONLY GOD!!
FOR THOSE WHO SAY I CAN’T.. IMMA BE THE FIRST. WATCH ME!
3. MC Jessey
The funny comic has risen the ranks to become one of the most sought after MCs in the country.
MC Jesse also doubles as a motivational speaker, model and a brand ambassador for various local products.
He started doing comedy when he was still young and has always credited his spiritual father Pastor David for supporting him.
Just like his counterparts, he has been able to create a build his brand through comedy and he’s currently a Nacada board member.
5. Owago Onyiro
He’s one of the most talented comedians who’ve been nurtured by Churchill.
Although he’s been underground for quite a while now, Owago’s creativity is on another level.
He’s one of the bold comedians who crack ‘adult’ jokes without blushing. He is that brazen.
6. Terence Creative aka Kamami
The father of one has amassed thousands of followers on social media. His Kamami chronicles talk about her dysfunctional relationship with Mike, which many fans relate to.