Gloria Oloruntobi, also fondly and widely known as Maraji, is a popular Nigerian comedian who has made big name on instagram comedy skits.
She was born on February 6, 1997. She has three siblings, a sister and two brothers. Maraji hails from Edo State in south southern Nigeria.
Gloria holds a Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations from Covenant University in Ogun State in 2017.
Gloria Oloruntobi began her career not too long ago, making lip sync videos and miming songs.
Gloria made her first debut titled, ‘Nicki Minaj song’ which happened to be her turning point in life.
She became more popular with a lip-sync of Reekado Banks song, “Sugar Baby” and then Korede Bello.
Gloria is very creative and talented, gifted in playing brilliant roles in her comedy skits. She is known to create humour mimicking accents and vocal pitches to suit each character she plays.
Her comedy skits revolve around gossip, mimicking, friendship to film and television respectively.
Maraji featured as a lead character in the music videos for Falz’s “Something Light” featuring Ycee and Yemi Alade’s “Single and Searching”.
Awards and Nominations
Gloria has made a significant impact in the Nigerian entertainment industry and has so far earned several nominations. They include:
• 2018 Prize for Comedy at the Future Awards Africa Nigeria.
• Nominee for Comedy Act of the Year at the City People Music Awards.
• Nigerian Teen Choice Award for Choice Instagrammer
• Best Comedy Act (Online) at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards
Gloria Oloruntobi’s marital status is not known. She is however presumed to be in a relationship which has not received public attention.
Her Net Worth
Gloria Oloruntobi is indeed a talent in the Nigerian entertainment industry, rated one of the richest and most influential female comedians with an estimated net worth of $250,000 dollars.
She is very active on social media with over 1 million followers. You can follow her on:
Instagram – @Maraji_
Twitter – @Maraji_