Top 10 Nigeria comedians that are overcoming 2022 calendar

Nigeria comedians that are rising prominent and overcoming the 2022 calendar and probably the future

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Nigeria comedians that are rising prominent and overcoming the 2022 calendar and probably the future

Nigeria is rated the country with highest number of comedians in Africa.

Some of these comdians are below 30 years while some are below 25 years

In this article we will discuss some of these fast rising comedians in details

Mr. Funny,

Chukwuemeka Emmanuel Ejekwu professionally known as Mr. Funny1, Sabinus, Investor, and Sabi Nwa is a Nigerian comedian, skit maker, actor, and content creator.

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The 27 years old comedian is popularly known as Sabinus and sometimes Mumu man in his skits, he is also ‘Oga good afternoon’ and ‘How is the family’ crooner.

Sabinus is from Rivers State, Nigeria, and graduated from the University of Port Harcourt where he acquired a degree in Linguistics and Communication Skills.

As an upcoming comedian, Mr. Funny1 started comedy while still at Uniport. He has also signed an endorsement deal with notable companies such as PuExchange, Marymic, Jtechtrade, and many others

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He has worked in collaboration with many notable comedians and celebrities such as Brain Jotter, Sirbalo Comedy, Nasboi, Romeo WJ, and lots of others.

Sabinus has hosted live concerts such as Expect something hooge in Nigeria and Ghana which featured other comedians such as Brain Jotter, Mc Lively, Sarkin Dariya and others.

Mr. Funny1 is loved for his approach to the comedy industry by effortlessly being funny and being cheated at the end, even without clustering ladies in his skits.

This unique talent of Sabinus has barged of Densa creative social comedian of the year 2O21.


Brain Jotter

Chukwuebuka Emmanuel Amuzie professionally known as Brainjotter is a Nigerian comedian who is known for his packing his shoes and the phrasing of ‘Abeg getat’ in his comedy videos.

The 26 years old Imo State Comedian and actor holds a degree in Business Administration at the University of Lagos where he started as an upcoming comedian.

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The ‘Abeg getat’ crooner has featured many famous celebrities such as Don Jazzy, Bovi, Broda Shaggi, and many others.

His comedy is all about living a stress-free and I don’t care lifestyle, as he will ignore you and go away if you want to stress him much.


With the rate of content creators on Instagram, one will argue that it is hard to each spotlight, but Brainjotter came into the industry with another style. His talent and creativity make him top-notch.


Nons Miraj

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Chinonso Ukah  is a Nigerian comedienne, influencer, and actress, known by her stage name Nons Minaj or Ada Jesus

Ada Jesus was born in Abia State, Nigeria. She studied at Babcock University where she earned an MBA in Public Administration.

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Chinonso began her acting career in the mid-2015, starring in the Nollywood horror film “Quiet”, she gained prominence in the comedy industry through the posting of her viral magical-mother skits on social media.

Some of her skirts have featured Nigerian celebrities including Kanayo .O. Kanayo, Don Jazzy, Peruzzi, among others.

She is popularly known for her vengeance as Ada Jesus.



Officer Woos

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Jubril Oladapo Gbadamosi, professionally known as Officer Woos is a Nigerian comedian and actor who rose to prominence after appearing in multiple videos as a police officer alongside Broda Shaggi.

The 27 years old Yoruba comedian is a graduate of University of Lagos UNILAG,

Officer Woos started his career as a comedian while a student of UNILAG. Officer Woos was part of “Stage Addict”. Stage Addict was a drama group formed by Broda Shaggi while he was a student of UNILAG.

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Officer Woos has featured in a series of comedy skits and movies. He was featured in the Season 2 Episode 9 of the Red TV drama series “Inspector K”.

Aside from Broda Shaggi, Officer Woos has featured alongside Mr Macaroni, Nkubi, Youngdaddy, SpecialNedu, Sir Balo, Cute Abiola, Ade Herself, Mr. Funny, and many others.


Sir One

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Igwe Uchenna is professionally known as Sir One is a Nigerian comedian, content creator, and skit maker, known popularly for dressing and mimicking Igbo women.

The 31 years Ebonyi State comedian got married to his wife Ukpa Grace in December 2020.

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Women leader as he is also called started ‘Stand up Comedy’ as an upcoming comedian in 2007.

Sir One has attended many live events where he performed and was applauded by the audience, such shows are Comedy Garden, Easter Laugh and win, Xmas street shut down, and many others.


Some of his skirts have featured Nigerian celebrities including Top O comedian, Mr. Funny, Brain Jotter among others.


Enorense Victor professionally known as Kiriku is a talented young teenage Comedian, Content creator and Instagram skit maker.

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He rose with the help of popular comedian, Broda Shaggi.

Kiriku has featured many celebrities in his videos, such celebrities are Junior Pope, Chizy Alichi, Mr Funny.

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Many Nigerians has rumored that the young comedian has an unknown hand supporting him in the industry.

In his comedies, Kiriku is known for being wise, notwithstanding his age nobody can cheat him in his skits.


OG Tega

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Akpobome Oghenetega, professionally known as Og Tega or Ade, is a social media comedian, content creator, he got famous for playing the role of ‘Ade’ with another social media comedian, Craze Clown.

The 25 years old, Delta State comedian graduated as a medical doctor at the Kharkov National Medical University, Ukraine.

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Aside Dr. Craze, Tega has featured other comedians such as Sydney Talker, Nasty Blaq, Lord Lamba among others.



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Aloma Isaac Junior professionally known as Zicsaloma is a Nigerian, comic skit maker, actor and singer.

The 30 years old Abia state comedian rose to prominence for comedic videos he posts to Instagram, and TikTok.

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Zicsaloma skits focus on varying themes from social changes and playing a role as Sister Ekwitos, a female evangelist character.

He has also featured many celebrities and comedians such as Sydney Talker, Mr Funny, Josh2funny among others.



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Lawal Micheal Bolaji professionally known as Nasiru or Nasboi is a Nigerian comedian, content creator and Instagram skit maker.

The osun state comedian rose prominent after one of his skit was featured by Davido and was reposted by an Instagram blogger, Tunde Ednut.

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Nasiru’s talent as a comedian was exceptional; he could nearly precisely impersonate Nigeria’s music superstar Davido, popularly known as Obo.


MC Lively

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Michael Sani Amanesi, professionally known as MC Lively is a Nigerian comedian, Master of Ceremony, content creator and actor.

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The Edo State comedian attended Obafemi Awolowo University, where he studied law and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2016,  which he had turned down for his sensational comedy skits.


Lively is known for mimicking poor Nigerian lawyers that speak long English.

He has featured many celebrities and comedians such as Broda Shaggi, Lasisi Elenu, Taooma among others.



These aforementioned comedians are not the only comedians that are dominating the 2022 calendar, recall at the beginning of this article we noted that Nigerian is a vast country with Many comedians.

So it’s partially impossible for us to recount all the fast rising comedians in Nigerian, however we’ve reported the ones we could.


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