Basketmouth seems to be climbing higher and higher each day and gaining more acclaim than any other Nigerian comedian.
After being featured on Al Jazeera on August 24, Basketmouth is getting profiled on another international cable news network.
The top comedian announced today (August 27) that CNN is doing a feature on him.
He even shared a photo of the CNN crew in his home. “Did I mention that CNN is doing a feature on me ? African Voices. #MyAfrica @cnnafrica. It can only get better” wrote Basketmouth.
On Monday, Basketmouth’s feature on Al Jazeera was aired; the feature is the first in a series of six half-hour documentaries that tells the human story and the energy of Africa’s leading economy.
Other Nigerian celebrities such as Kate Henshaw and Deola Sagoe, and also everyday Nigerians feature in the series.
In his feature he speaks about how he got into comedy, the state of the comedy industry, and Nigeria as well.