Ace comedian Gandoki On Saturday 1st of October put Nigeria on the world map by becoming the first Comedian to perform non-stop comedy for 42 hours and 10 mins, he thus set a new world record for the Longest Stand-up comedy performance by an individual. The feat which started on Thursday 29th of October at the exclusive mansions hotel, climaxed at about 12:34 pm on Independence day, when he beat the previous record.
Many industry mates turned up, including the Don of stand-up comedy himself, Ali Baba. Others are Ogus baba, Ushbebe, Koffi, Bovi, Shakara, Mc Abbey, and the rest, to show love and support to one of their own as he shattered the previous world record. The audience were awed by Gandoki’s performance as he turned out churns of creative jokes which left the crowd reeling with laughter.
Gandoki, born Tony Mofe-Reeku, said he used this performance to showcase to the world that Nigeria was indeed the most creative and happiest place in the world, with unmatched talent.
“I’m also doing this for the Niger Delta people because I am from that part of the country and I want people to know that we are not a violent people.” he said.
The performance was streamed live for the viewing pleasure of the entire world.
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