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Top 5 richest comedians in Kenya.

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There is no doubt that comedy has become one of the most paying in Kenya right now, thanks to social media. So many comedians have rose to fame just from sharing there funny clips on social media platforms.

Comedy has really taken over, when it comes to entertainment industry in Kenya. While comedians get paid big, they also are taking over the media industry. Most of this comedians are now hosting radio and TV shows.

Here is a list of the top paid comedians in Kenya;

Daniel Ndambuki aka ‘Churchill

With no doubt, we all know Daniel Ndambuki aka Churchill is the father of comedy in Kenya. He is the first comedian in Kenya to have a live comedy platform. Where he hosts other comedians too. He indeed has opened so many doors for comedians in the industry.

Apart from his show “churchill show” on NTV that has earned him lots of income, he hosts a radio show on classic FM and has lots of endorsements from companies here in Kenya.

Churchills youtube channel has the hugest number of subscribers, its currently at 1.6million. With views of over 1million per video.

Felix Odiwuor aka Jalango

Jalango had proved to be one of the most hardworking and talented comedians in Kenya. He rose to fame after appearing on the famous “Papa Shirandula” TV show. His sense of humour could not be missed. Jalango is now one of the biggest paid comedians in Kenya.

He has been a morning show host is different radio stations in Kenya. His shows are the most listened to. He is currently hosting a morning show on Kiss FM together with Kamene Goro.

During the the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic last year, jalango launched ‘Jalango Tv’ on youtube. It was among the fastest growing youtube chanel, with 345k subscribers in less than a year.

Jalango has received numerous endorsements from companies here in Kenya, including Velvex, Mialle lounge, ken sauce and many more.

He currently has a show with his former Milele host , Alex Mwakideu called jenga na Alex na Jalas.

Eric Omondi

Eric Omondi is indeed the King of Comedy. He literally can make comedy out of anything. Since he rose to fame, he has stolen the hearts of many Kenyans. From appearing in Churchill show to now having his own show “Wife Material”.

He has a huge following in Tanzania and Uganda too. He has build his brand and now is well known for standup comedies.

Eric earns so much from his comedy, emceeing events and endorsement from companies.

Mc Jessey

Mc Jessey is well know for being churchill show host. He has generated his wealth from hosting churchill show, his youtube channel and his Jessey Junction show on youtube.

Jessey has also received endorsements from companies in Kenya. His large following is a reason for his career’s success.

He is also a very talented emcee. He emceeing events all over the country, which earns him alot of income.

Njugush

Njugush became popular after appearing on Real househelps of Kawangware on KTN.After leaving the show, Njugush together with his wife started there own youtube channel, where they made comedy videos.

Njugush and his wife, have a huge following on youtube and their social media platforms.

He mostly gets his income from his comedy skits, emceeing and endorsements from companies.

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Socialite Vera Sidika Is Finally Pregnant

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Socialite Vera Sidika and his musician husband Brown Mauzo are finally expecting their first child. The two had earlier this week set a date to reveal the big news, which was today 16th June. Vera has officially announced to her followers and fans the news through her Instagram page.

The 55seconds video shows Vera flaunting her baby bump in beautiful gowns at a Nairobi Hotel. The bootylious socialite got married to her husband Mauzo last year. The two dated for a few months before they announced that they were officially married.

Vera moved her business last year to Mombasa in order to be near her husband and family. The two have proved to be so much into each other by constantly praising each other on social media.

We are so excited for the couple and we wish them all the best as they expect their first bundle of joy.

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Bahati’s New Album Featured On New York Times Square

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Bahati’s new album ‘Love Like This’ has been featured on the flashy busy streets of New York Times square in the US. Advertising at the square billboard is estimated to cost between $5000 to $50000 a day. Bahati’s album was launched barely two days ago and its the first album in Kenya to have over hundred thousand streams in 24hours.

The album has featured East African music icons like Rayvanny from Tanzania, Nadia Mukami, Jovial and many more. He released his first music video featuring Nadia Mukami “pete yangu” barely 24hours and already has 300k views on youtube.

The artist seems to have really invested in this new album. From the shoot, the launch and now an advertisement in one of the biggest rich cities in the world. He took to his Instagram to let his fans know that his album was featured in the big New York city billboard.

Bahati is international now, LOVELIKETHIS ON BILLBOARDS AT TIMES SQUARE-NEW YORK CITY!!! ” he wrote.

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Rapper Rick Ross on real estate, hot wings, and the benefits of mowing your lawn

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Miami rapper Rick Ross knows a thing or two about music. In 2006, Ross’ “Port of Miami” debuted at No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard Top 200 albums chart and made “Hustlin'” a breakout hit that had music lovers singing, “every day I’m hustling, hustling, hustling.”‘

Fifteen years after he first hit the charts, Ross stands atop a growing empire, a boss, a true entrepreneur with a vast reach and an unstoppable drive.

Friends call him “Rozay” (pronounced rosé). The name came to him when he was just a young dreamer, admiring VIPs and celebrities and their sparkling bottles while partying at Prince’s Glam Slam Club on Washington Avenue in Miami’s South Beach before Rick “The Boss” Ross could afford rosé champagne. 

Rick Ross Birthday Dinner And Party

The moniker has served him well. Forget wishing. Today, Ross is a certified VIP. He has released 10 studio albums and long been an ambassador for Luc Belaire’s signature rosé premium sparkling wines and champagnes. Some special edition bottles feature an image of his face. Ross has authored two books: “Hurricanes: A Memoir” in 2020 and “The Perfect Day to Boss Up: A Hustler’s Guide to Building Your Empire” (available Sept. 7). Oh, and he owns more than 25 Wingstop franchises. 

Born William Leonard Roberts II in Clarksdale, Miss., Ross, 45, grew up in Carol City, Florida, and says he learned much of his business acumen from his mother. 

“When I became a young millionaire for the first time, I went to my mother because she had always been a registered nurse and worked two and three jobs. She always bought real estate. She came from Clarksdale, where the real estate was a lot cheaper. She would just keep buying houses. And I would say, ‘Mom, what do you think about the stock market?’ And she would say, ‘Son, I don’t really rock with the stock market. I don’t know much about it, but I know about real estate . . . So when you buy something, make sure you can touch it.'”

Rick Ross 40th Birthday Celebration

Ross wasn’t thinking about upkeep. He admired the property. 

“I looked at every curve and every up and downhill on the lawn. I was looking at the geese as I rolled by. I did that for years until one day, I saw the red for-sale sign on the gate and made a U-turn,” Ross says. 

Real estate followers know what happened next. Ross bought the Fayetteville estate for $5.8 million in 2014. He’s since made some changes and purchased another 87 acres adjacent to the main estate in 2019 for $1 million. While the estate, which includes a 350,000-gallon pool and a dining room that seats 100, is home, Ross is not afraid to put the property to work. For example, the estate served as the Zamunda Palace in Eddie Murphy’s 2021 sequel, “Coming 2 America.” Ever the businessman, Ross says he secured more than $2.5 million to let producers use the estate as one of several locations (Tyler Perry Studios was another). 

A Florida backyard features a waterfall and the waterslide.
A home cinema has seating and a large movie screen.

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