Chuks D General is his stage name. His real name is Chukwuyem Jude Israel. He is an Abuja based stand up comedian who hails from Delta State Nigeria. Chucks is also a radio presenter, media consultant, and events manager.
Chuks was born in Agbor, Delta State to a humble family of Chukwuyem. He is currently the famous host of Generally Speaking, a comedy show which regularly features the best of the best in the comedy industry.
His Educational Background
Chuks had his elementary education and secondary education in Staff Model Secondary School in Agbor, Delta State. He went further to have a degree in Statistics from Nasarawa State University, Keffi. Jos. Ever since, Chucks has remained top most in comedy entertainment in Nigeria.
Chuks is widely recognized as a top comedian in Abuja. He was brought to comedy limelight after a brilliant performance at MC Amana’s “Dis-Speakable Me” concert which was held in 2015. He became the man to look out for in the comedy entertainment industry in Nigeria.
Chucks works as a Guest Presenter on Wazobia and Cool FM. His shows come up every Friday between the hours of 10:00am and 2:00pm on Wazobia and Saturday 9:00am – 10:00am on Cool FM.
Chucks sees Ali Baba, Gordons and AY Makun as his role model in comedy business. He kick- started his own hit comedy show in 2015 called “Generally Speaking“. In one of his comedy shows in Abuja, veteran Comedian Ali Baba and widely acclaimed as the father of comedy in Nigeria was indeed full of praises for Chucks, who he described as highly talented, and one to look out for in the comedy industry in Nigeria. In the words of Ali Baba in his Instagram handle, Chucks D General is loaded with “Awesome talents with drips of spontaneity” when he handles the microphone.
Chuks D General has featured at different important occasions with political figures in the country among whom are the Taraba State governor Darius Ishiaku, Senator Ben Murray Bruce and several other important celebrities in different fields of human endeavour.
Aside the many accolades from known comedians, Chuck’s gift of talents and hard work has earned him some lucrative endorsement deals in Abuja, Nigeria. He is a brand ambassador for Mama Cass Restaurant, a reputed restaurant franchise that deals on local and international dishes, and other relics.
He is also a brand ambassador on payroll of Metro Mart, a top Abuja first 24-hours supermarket.
He plays host to a number of celebrities in his signature show including comedians like Ali Baba, AY, Short Cut, Elefizy, Gordons, Seyi Law, Bob, Funny Bone and Acapella. Also present were Nollywood celebrities like Richard Mofe Damijo, Lasisi Elenu as well as music stars like Falz, The Badh Guy, DJ Fancy and many others. The show was a big one with tickets ranging from N1,000,000 for Platinum table, while tickets for Regular, VIP and Table cost N5,000, N15,000 and N10,000 to N500,000 respectively.
His Net Worth
Chucks is currently waxing stronger in the comedy business in Nigeria with a net worth of about $1,000.000 dollars.