Tag: cOMEDY

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Edwin OkoloNovember 5, 2019

Isn’t Crazeclown too big a brand to be engaging in misogynistic jokes?

Nigerian comedy really is in the dumps, with the exception of a handful of truly talented comedians (Maraji mostly) the ...

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Bernard DayoJune 12, 2018

Here’s the trailer for upcoming comedy series “The Chairman,” which has a problem of being unfunny

Two words came to my mind while watching the trailer for The Chairman: lukewarm and unfunny. Purportedly, the upcoming tv ...

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SponsorNovember 10, 2017

DStv Kids: Meet your favourite characters at NickFest 2017

DStv in partnership with Nickelodeon is giving kids and parents an opportunity of a lifetime. DStv subscribers will be treated to ...

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SponsorAugust 15, 2017

Count down to the Funny by Nature 2017 comedy show by Honeytongue Entertainment

Guess what’s happening this weekend, It is the Honeytongue Entertainment’s Funny by Nature 2017 comedy show which will be holding ...

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AzeezJuly 8, 2017

I was born to entertain people – Chigurl

Popular comedienne and actress, Chioma Omeruah popularly known as Chigul has said she discovered her passion for entertainment while mimicking ...

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ToluJune 26, 2017

Abimbola Fashola, Okey Bakassi, AY, others turn up for Akpororo VS Akpororo

Comedian Akpororo was able to successfully draw a large crowd of reputable Nigerians for this year’s edition of his yearly ...

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SponsorJune 24, 2017

Enjoy marathon laughter this marathon holidays at Akpororo vs Akpororo Live at the Eko Hotel.

It’s another marathon holidays weekend with Friday to Tuesday technically free days. What will you be doing on Sunday Night ...

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SponsorJune 20, 2017

Akpororo vs Akpororo tickets fast selling out

Top comedy Acts confirmed for Akpororo vs Akpororo as tickets are fast selling for N5000 Regular, N20,000 VIP, Table for 10 ...

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AzeezJune 6, 2017

‘Alakada Reloaded’ has grossed N50m in one week – Toyin Abraham

Movie ‘Alakada Reloaded has grossed N50m at the cinemas since its release about a week ago, actress and producer of ...

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ToluJune 4, 2017

Who is Bill Maher? The American comedian everyone hates for dropping the “N***a” word on live TV

Comedian, Bill Maher was up to the usual business on his talk show, Real Time With Bill Maher when he dropped ...

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ItunuoluwaJune 2, 2017

Kathy Griffin to address alleged bullying from the Trump family at conference

Comedian Kathy Griffin will explain the “true motivation behind the image” of a bloodied mask of President Trump that blew up ...

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Op-ed EditorMay 22, 2017

The Thread: This is for those who don’t know the difference between satire and comedy

Saturday Night Live, The Daily Show, The Tonight show all anchored by comedians/satirists are making waves in America currently, thanks ...

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SponsorMay 18, 2017

Yaw promises a night of endless laughter at #APERE on May 28

Comedian and OAP Steve Onu popularly known as Yaw has promised Nigerians a night of unending laughter at his upcoming ...

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ItunuoluwaMay 17, 2017

Video: Did President Trump copy his commencement speech from a movie?

by Itunuoluwa Adebo President Donald Trump’s May 13 commencement speech at Liberty University became the center of Jimmy Fallon’s monologue ...

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SponsorMay 12, 2017

Comedian Yaw gears up for the 9th edition of “Yaw live on stage” tagged #Apere

Award-winning comedian, actor and OAP Steve ‘Yaw’ Onu has announced the 9th edition of his annual “Yaw Live on Stage” ...

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ToluMay 6, 2017

Bolanle Olukanni, Ben Murray-Bruce, Abimbola Fashola | See all the photos from Bovi’s Man on Fire

The third edition of comedian Bovi’s comedy concert, Man on Fire held on Friday at the Eko Convention Centre, Eko ...

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ToluMay 6, 2017

I felt no heat at Bovi’s Man on Fire | Attendee shares her experience

by Tolu Omoyeni There must have been fire and some must have felt it but for me, it was a ...

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SponsorApril 26, 2017

Mother’s Day celebration in Lagos: Yeye Cabaret 2017 – “Queen Of My Heart”

A night of comedy, music, drama, Poetry, lots of joy and pure bliss! This year’s Mothers Day was an unforgettable ...

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SponsorApril 21, 2017

Bovi Man on Fire… the funniest show of 2017

The super hilarious Nigerian comedian, Bovi returns with the 3rd Edition of the No.1 standup comedy concert;  BOVI MAN ON ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 19, 2017

APC has turned EFCC into a comedy outfit to entertain Nigerians – PDP

by Dolapo Adelana The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to fight corruption and ...

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ToluApril 19, 2017

BBNaija housemates, Ali Baba, Adesua Etomi and others at this year’s edition of AY Live (PHOTOS)

It was another exciting edition of the annual comedy concert, AY LIVE on Easter Sunday at Eko Hotel and Suites. ...

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ToluApril 18, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: Bovi insists rape jokes are a corrective tool, Model calls out Drake for getting her pregnant and ditching her | More stories

Catch up on all the biggest stories from yesterday and other ones that unraveled while you slept – and are ...

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ToluMarch 7, 2017

Meet Mummy Ndioha: The Instagram comedienne who makes all your favourite celebrities look stupid

We’re not even joking! The first thought that comes to mind on seeing Mummy Ndioha’s Instagram page is “Who is ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 23, 2017

The Thread: Is this so called comedian actually justifying rape?

There is a multitude of ludicrous things one comes across on the internet, but this takes the cake. What’s doubly vexing ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 7, 2017

Younger comedians not working hard enough to retire us – Okey Bakassi (WATCH)

Comedian Okey Bakassi says current comedians in the industry have not been able to retire him and the likes of ...

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ToluDecember 31, 2016

LONG READ: How The Wedding Party became the biggest critical and commercial Nollywood success story

by Wilfred Okiche On Boxing Day, Hafiz, 32, felt like a visit to the movies with his fiancé. They headed ...

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ToluDecember 30, 2016

10 things to expect at AliBaba’s January 1st concert

The man, Alibaba is a veteran in Nigerian comedy so when we hear that the third edition of his annual ...

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Isime EseneDecember 30, 2016

Isioma Osaje profiles AY Makun: Man of the hour, every hour (Y!/YNaija Person of the Year 2016 Nominee)

Guinness world record holder In a world where metrics like the longest kiss can get you into that good book, ...

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Isime EseneDecember 21, 2016

The man who put even optimists in the shade | Naz Onuzo profiles AY Makun, Y!/YNaija Person of the Year 2016 popular vote winner

Between his sold-out comedy shows, his blockbuster film and his popular sitcom, it’s probably clear to all YNaija readers why ...

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