|Net Worth:||$ 2 million.|
|Born||October 3, 1989|
|Occupation||Nigerian comedian, singer, model, actor, gospel singer, master of ceremonies, television personality and philanthropist|
How much is Akpororo Net Worth ?
NET WORTH: Jephthah Bowoto, popularly known as Akpororo, is a famous Nigerian comedian, singer, model, actor, gospel singer, master of ceremonies, television personality and philanthropist. He was born on October 3, 1989 in Warri, Delta, southern Nigeria.
He has participated in several international comedy shows at home and abroad. He is from Ilaje, a small village in the state of Ondo in western Nigeria. Born in Warri, Delta, he grew up where he completed his early education. Akpororo completed his undergraduate and graduate education in Warri, Delta State, and received both his first school leaving certificate and West African Senior Citizenship Certificate.
His career began as a local gospel musician, until in 2008 he participated in the National Comedy Challenge by Opa Williams and won the Calabar Zone of the competition. In 2009, Akpororo moved to Lagos and twice played in the AY Open Mic Fordere, finishing second in his first attempt and winning the competition in his second attempt. After winning the competition, Akpororo appeared at AY shows both at home and abroad and began to win unique fans.
In 2013, Akpororo became famous after appearing on the comedy show “Basketmouth Laff and Jam” and appeared in several comedy shows, including “AY Live” and “Night of a Thousand Laff”.
On August 12, 2014, Akpororo staged his first major comedy show “Akpororo vs Akpororo” at the Shell Hall of the Muson Center in Victoria Island, Lagos. The comedy show was visited by many people, including well-known musicians, comedians, Nollywood stars and top dignitaries of the entertainment industry.
In 2014, Akpororo immersed himself in acting and starred in the films Headgone and The Antique. In 2015, the film earned him three nominations at the 2015 Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards.
His comedy style is basically the fusion of circular and ecclesiastical jokes. He also jokes about crazies and uses the term craziness as a niche in his comedy.
In an interview with the media, he revealed that he jokes about madmen and tears them because he once cared for mentally ill people who came to the church where he went for spiritual healing.
In June 2015, Akpororo signed a two-year endorsement agreement with telecommunications giant Airtel Nigeria worth millions of naira. In 2016, Akpororo was nominated for the Best Comedy Act at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
In 2016, Akpororo was nominated for Best Actor in a Comedy at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards. In 2015, Akpororo was nominated for Best Comedy Act of the Year at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
In 2015, Akpororo won the Best Comedic Act at the Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards. In 2015, Akpororo was nominated for the Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards for Best New Actor. In 2015, Akpororo was nominated for the Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards for Best Comedic Act (Viewer Choice).
In 2014, Akpororo was nominated for the Comedy Act of the Year at the Nigeria Entertainment Awards. In 2014, Akpororo was nominated for the Best Comedian of the Year at the BEN Television Awards. In 2014, Akpororo was awarded the Best Comedian of the Year at the Naija FM Comedy Awards.
On November 14, 2015, Akpororo married his long-time friend Mary Josephine Ijeoma Abraham and the wedding took place in Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria, where famous Nigerian personalities took part. The marriage is currently blessed with a little girl.
Akpororo is currently studying sociology at Lagos State University (LASU), where he combines his comedy career with his academic studies. Akpororo owns a Range Rover SUV worth over five million Naira. His path to fame was not easy for him. He currently has a villa in Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria worth millions of naira.
Akpororo is currently one of the richest and most influential comedians in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $ 2 million.