Oga Sabinus also known as "Mr Funny" or "Investor Sabinus" is arguably the funniest and most creative skit maker presently in Nigeria. His skits appeal to all age grades, from young to old. He is known to crack ribs effortlessly through his comedy skits posted on Instagram, YouTube and other social media platforms. The Port Harcourt-born content creator’s decision to chase after his passion paid off as he became one of the most sought-after comedians in the country. His style of comedy is unique, which is one of the reasons why his videos attract massive views on all platforms. He was awarded the AMVCA Award for Best Online Content Creator in 2022. Mr Sabinus was already into comedy as far back as 2015 but gained his popularity in 2019. He has also featured in a couple of Nollywood movies like "Man of War" and "Billionaire’s Bride". Here in this article, we will reveal all that you need to know about Comedian Oga Sabinus net worth, cars, houses and biography. Read on!
Oga Sabinus is known for his blue shirt in all of his comedy skits
2. Who is Oga Sabinus "Mr Funny"?
- Oga Sabinus age and educational background
First of all, let's answer the common question; How old is Oga Sabinus?
Well, comedian Oga Sabinus was born on the 30th of January 1995 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. Yes, Oga Sabinus real name is Chukwuemeka Emmanuel Ejekwu. He is a prominent actor, comedian and skit maker. Sabinus attended the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) where he obtained a degree in Linguistics and Communication Studies.
Mr Funny started his comedy craft while he was a student at the University of Port Harcourt
- Oga Sabinus family
Mr Funny was born into the Christian household of Mr and Mrs Ejekwu in the South-Southern part of Nigeria. His name Chukwuemeka in English means ‘God Has Done So Much’. Despite being funny as a kid, Mr Sabinus didn’t know he could make a profitable career by making people laugh. He revealed in one of his many interviews that he was often amidst his many friends, who enjoyed having him around them because of his gesticulations and rib-cracking jokes. Back in high school, he became popular for making jokes and thrilling his schoolmates. Oga Sabinus spent most of his childhood in Rivers State, where he had his primary, secondary and university education. Despite being romantically linked to beautiful Ciana Chapman, Sabinus is yet to disclose his relationship status to the public. There is no information yet about Oga Sabinus wife.
Oga Sabinus' mystery woman is not yet revealed to the public by the comedian himself
3. Oga Sabinus career highlights
Sabinus made his first performance as a comedian in 2015 on stage at UNIPORT’s Student Union Week. Apparently, that was when he knew has gone fully into the comedy business. His first performance was met with a positive and warm reception, which encouraged him to go for more shows. Before venturing into skit-making, he had performed many times as a stand-up comedian in several events. He took his shows outside the four walls of the university campus to places in Port Harcourt city. Due to the growing rate of content creation in the country, Oga Sabinus seized the golden opportunity and switched his craft to online content creation. He started writing scripts for comedy and would go on to upload them on the internet. He did this consistently from 2015 to 2021. Later in the year 2021, he rose to fame and became one of the hottest skit makers in Port Harcourt. Thanks to a social media influencer like Tunde Ednut, people from all over were able to see the creative content of Oga Sabinus.
Oga Sabinus has made a lot of money from making people laugh through his various skits
Oga Sabinus has worked over the years with the likes of comedian Basketmouth, Senator The Comedian, Mr Macaroni, actress Toyin Abraham, video director TG Omori and many other top entertainers in Nigeria. He named legendary actors Charles Inojie and Mr Ibu as two of the people he looks up to in the industry. He appeared in the music video of the smash hit ‘Buga’ by Kiss Daniel in 2022. As an actor and a comedian, he was part of the cast of Papa Benji, a comedy TV series. Like other successful comedians and content creators around, he has taken his comedy craft out of the shore of his home country. Mr Sabinus is set to perform in an anticipated show in London, United Kingdom. In 2022, Oga Sabinus was named the Best Online Content Creator at the AMVCA. In that same year, he also won the Net Social Content Creator of The Year Award. He won a title for The Creative Social Media at the 2021 DENSA Awards.
With more than 2.8 million followers on his Instagram account alone, Oga Sabinus comedy soundtrack and his hilarious videos have attracted a massive following on his social media accounts. Watch the video below to see one of Oga Sabinus latest comedy skits on Instagram.
4. Comedian Oga Sabinus net worth
Oga Sabinus is fast becoming a household name among comedy lovers in Nigeria and beyond. The success of his craft has brought fortune and recognition to him. His traffic on Instagram and other platforms has also made him a strong social media influencer who is now sought by many top brands. Sabinus has landed endorsement deals with the likes of Fearless Energy Drink, 1XBet, Oddstackr, Marymic Skincare Spa and Magic Revive. His net worth has been placed between $100,000 and $200,000 (approx. ₦42.6million - ₦85.3million).
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5. Oga Sabinus cars and houses
The award-winning skit maker, Oga Sabinus recently took to his Instagram page to flaunt his newly acquired luxury ride which is a 2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class Coupe. There is a possibility that this Mercedes SUV is just one out of Mr Funny cars.
Comedian Sabinus' Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class Coupe (2016 model)
There is no information yet on the location of Mr Sabinus house. However, in 2021, Oga Sabinus put smiles on the faces of his parents as he revealed on social media the beautiful house which he built for his parents.
My Little Gift To My Parents 🙏🏿❤️ Mummy And Daddy Oya Manage This Small Gift 🎁 🏡 🏠 From Your Handsome Son 🤣 (Sabinus)
This is the house that Mr Funny bought for his parents
6. Comedian Sabinus latest news
Did you know that Oga Sabinus recently sued peak milk?
Yes, Comedian Oga Sabinus with the real name Chukwuemeka Emmanuel Ejekwu has slammed a ₦1 billion lawsuit against Friesland Foods Wamco Nigeria Plc, makers of Peak Milk over allegation of intellectual theft. The skit maker accused the brand of using his trademark slogan ‘Something Hooge’ in their advert.
And this is where we will wrap up this post on Comedian Oga Sabinus net worth, cars, houses and biography. He is a successful online content creator who works hard to make people laugh and forget their worries. His creativity over the years has been rewarded with fortune and recognition. We do hope he keeps making big waves in the Nigerian comedy industry.
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