By Obiajulu Chiagoziem
Nigerian comedian and actor, Basketmouth and his wife have just welcomed their new baby girl. The comedian made the announcement via his Instagram page, adding that both mother and child are in perfect health.
In his element as a comedian, he jokingly wrote: “Her name is Maya…Maya Okpocha. P.S: Now I have to buy a new gun.”
Maya will be their third child.
Basketmouth, whose real name is Bright Okpocha, born on 14th September, 1978, is one of the biggest names in the Nigeria comedy industry. He has organized popular stand-up comedy concerts like Basketmouth Uncensored across the globe. He is also an actor, a TV producer, a writer and a rapper. He owns a popular TV show, “My Flatmates.”
My Flatmates is a comedy show about four friends who share an apartment. The show follows the craziness of the four individuals as they go about their daily escapades in pursuit of a better life for themselves. The show stars Basketmouth himself, and other comedians like Okey Bakassi, Yaw, Buchi, Wofai Fada, Senator, MC Pashun, etc.