Nigerian Comedian Breaks World Record, Performs For 42 Hours And 10 Minutes !


October 1, 2016, was indeed a great day for Nigerians all over the world. It was not only a day Nigerians celebrated their 56th Independence Anniversary and prayed for the continued peace, progress and unity of the country, but also a day their own illustrious son broke world record.


Gandoki, Nigerian ace comedian, became the first comedian in the world to perform non-stop comedy for 42 hours and 10 minutes. He set the set new world record for the Longest -Stand-Up Comedy performance by a single person.

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This record-breaking and impressive act started on Thursday 29th October, at the Exclusive Mansions Hotel, and reached 12:34pm on Independence Day, thus beating the previous record.

Many in the industry turned up to give support and show love to their colleague, the likes of Ali Baba, Ogus Baba, Ushbebe, Koffi, Bovi, Shakara, MC Abbey, Fine Monkey, Baba Kay, Paparazzi, etc. The audience were trilled by the creativity and ingenuity of the Nigerian comedian, as he churned out jobs and crowd reeled with laughter.


According to him, he performed to show to the world that Nigeria was really the most creative and happiest place in the world, with unmatched talent. The performance was streamed live for the viewing pleasure of the whole world.

Now that a Nigerian holds the The World’s Longest Stand-Up Comedy Performance by an Individual, the world awaits more of these talents from the world’s most populous black nation. Congratulations to GANDOKI!

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