A.Y Comedian’s net worth, cars, house & everything about the former banker

07/24/2020

Posted by: Oluwaseun Adeniji

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For being one of the most creative comedians in Nigeria, A.Y Comedian's net worth, cars and houses are nothing short of admiration.

1. A.Y Comedian's biography

  • Who is A.Y comedian?

Ayodeji Richard Makun fondly called AY is a Nigerian comedian, actor, TV presenter, director, and producer.The versatile comedian is from Ifon, Ose Local Government, Ondo State, Nigeria.

He is well known for his TV show “AY LIVE” and AY comedy skits you will find on the internet. The Chief Executive Officer of Corporate World Entertainment Nigeria, his first produced movie was “30 Days in Atlanta”, a movie that was greatly received by Nigerians at home and those in diaspora.

In 2009, A.Y Comedian was made the United Nations Peace Ambassador a year after he went home with 6 awards. A.Y rose into stardom after acting as the personal assistant to the veteran Nigerian comedy act Ali Baba and also as an event manager. Unknown to many, he was a guest columnist in the Sun Newspaper with his ‘A.Y wire’.

He is directly responsible for launching the career of many upcoming and popular comedians through his A.Y Comedy live show and AY comedy videos on popular platforms such as YouTube and Instagram.

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The 48 year-old Nigerian ace comedian is one of the best creative exports from the entertainment industry

  • AY’s age and educational background

Ayo Makun was born on August 19, 1971. That means he will soon be celebrating his 49th birthday this August. He is a graduate of Theatre Art from the Delta State University, Abraka in Delta State, Nigeria.

While he was a student at DELSU, he won several awards such as the most fashionable student on campus for two years in a row, 2001 most celebrated student on campus, 2003 Jaycee Club Socio-Cultural Personality Award among many others. Enviably, he was the first student in the history of his department to direct a convocation production.

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  • A.Y Comedian’s family

A.Y is the first son of a family of 7 (3 boys and 5 girls). One of his siblings is the top Nigerian fashion designer Yomi Casual. Although he is from Ondo, he prefers to be hailed as a Warri boy. We could attribute this to the many years he spent in the region during his university days.

In 2008, A.Y Comedian got married to Mabel, who happens to be the CEO of Maidas Interior. So far, their marriage has produced a beautiful daughter (Michelle Makun).

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A.Y Comedian's dazzling family picture

2. A.Y Comedian's Net worth

The ace Nigerian comedian Ayo Makun is currently estimated to worth around $2 million (₦766.4 million). The source of his wealth could be traced to the success of his live comedy shows and movies over the years. A.Y reportedly makes tons of money from selling thousands of tickets for his comedy shows. He is unarguably one of the richest comedians in Nigeria. From what we learned, it will be required of you to pay a minimum of ₦2 million to get to grace your event.

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Ayo Makun is rich enough to afford such a luxury home in Nigeria

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3. A.Y Comedian: Cars, houses & private jet

A.Y is one of those Nigerian celebrities that aren’t scared to show off his beautiful and expensive car collection. Over the years, there has been lots of talk on how magnificent his mansion is, which we totally agree with. However, we feel it is important we show you some of the cars you will find in Ayo Makun’s expensive garage.

3.1 A.Y Comedian's cars

Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon

In 2019, A.Y joined the long list of Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon owners in Nigeria when he acquired a white version. The talented comedian acquired this luxury car in 2017 as a birthday gift to himself.

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A.Y Comedian decided to spoil himself on his 45th birthday with this expensive gift

Lexus LX570

One of the expensive cars you will also find in his collection is the Lexus LX570. He also bought a brand new car worth millions of naira for his wife that same day. The exotic SUV set him back with a sum of ₦65 million. His LX570 SUV offers a four-wheel-drive system with a special low gearing functionality. Its drive mode is in 5 off-road capability variants, such as Mogul, Rock, Rock and Dirt, Sand, and Loose Rock and Mud.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Jaguar XJ

The black-colored Jaguar XJ is a beautiful car with a long 124.3-inch wheel-base. You can easily place it among the list of full-sized Sport Utility Vehicles. The length of the car from outside really accounts for the large room on the inside. A.Y proudly owns one and you might be lucky enough to see him cruising in this muscular car around Lagos.

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The Jaguar XJ is an efficient and practical full-sized luxury car you will find in A.Y Comedian's car collection

AY Makun recently took his wife Mabel Makun on an expensive private jet spin on their way to the burial ceremony. A.Y is obviously not the only Nigerian celebrity spotted flying private jet to an event. Other celebrities that have traveled in such luxury style include the likes of Tonto Dikeh, Wizkid, Davido, Skales, and many others.

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A.Y Comedian and wife Mabel posing in a private jet recently on their way to the burial of late billionaire Arthur Eze

3.2 A.Y house in Lagos

Not too long ago, A.Y Comedian moved into this massive mansion in Lagos. According to report, the interior of this beautiful house was done by his wife’s company Midas Interior. The popular comedian, who is also a radio presenter, took to social media to dazzle followers with the video and pictures of the house.

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The comedian's magnificent house located on Ayo Makun Street, a street that was named after him

Look Inside Comedian Ay's New Luxury Home In Lagos

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4. A.Y Comedian latest news

  • The prolific comedian and businessman recently weighed in on the massive expectations placed on the rich individuals in society. He lamented that if rich people should help everyone in society as expected of them, they will also go broke as well.
  • AY also commented on why celebrities do not like to give out money to people. According to the popular Nigerian comedian, those that give in secret end up getting lashed by people.
  • Ayo Makun disclosed recently via his Twitter handle on why COVID-19 tested Nigerian politicians should be taken to the bad health centers they build for the general masses.

5. Conclusion

A.Y Comedian as he is popularly called has paid his dues to get to where he is today. For such long hours spent hustling within Nigeria and beyond, he sure deserves a certain special treat. A.Y Comedian’s car collection is quite an envy to many. The ace comedian is definitely going to add a new hot wheel to his collection very soon.

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