He was born in the year 1994 in Lagos. He had his up-bringing in Lagos State.
Funbi Funbi is a graduate of the Federal University of Agriculture of Abeokuta (FUNAAB) in Ogun State.
Funbi’s journey into comedy started, dated back to his days in the secondary school when his classmates, friends and everyone around used to laugh at his any given conversation.
He was always featured in School and Church dramas and plays as well as planning of upcoming events.
Funbi Funbi however began Comedy professionally while schooling at the Federal University of Agriculture of Abeokuta (FUNAAB) where he grew a Fan Base over the years.
Upon graduation, Funbi Funbi expanded the Brand for further reach and had a Debut show in Ilorin on March, 2016 before relocating back to Lagos.
Funbi Funbi has since rebranded in 2017 after many auditions and competitions including:
• Alibaba Spontaneity
• Laff Matters with Gbenga Adeyinka
• Stand Up Nigeria
• Lagos @50 by Governor Ambode and several performances and self-hosted events like “Funbicomedious”.
Funbi Funbi is creative, skillful and wonderfully talented Nigerian comedian gifted in making people laugh. He is known to speak to people on burning issues on Radio – Naija FM 102.7, Schools etc.
Funbi has also featured in Music Videos and Movies, behind the scenes and on screen. He was the floor manager for the Nollywood Blockbuster ‘The Wedding Party’ – Church Scene.
He later spent his National Youth Corp Service Year (NYSC) working (still) as a Music Librarian/Voice Over Artiste/On Air Personality at MEGALECTRICS LTD (Owners of Beat FM, Naija FM, Classic Fm, LagosTalks FM).
After National Youth Corp Service Year, Funbi Funbi had his homecoming show “The Genesis with Funbi” in Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta on May, 2019 with about 2,500 students in attendance.
Funbi Funbi then hosted an Instagram Live Series with celebrities discussing Music, Fashion and Lifestyle, Arts and Culture with veteran celebrities like Dj Neptune, Timi Dakolo, Nike Arts Gallery, Kiki Osinbajo and others.
His Net Worth
Funbi Funbi is currently making waves in the Nigerian entertainment industry, rated one of the richest and most influential comedian with an estimated net worth of about $300,000 dollars.