Ace comedian Basketmouth AKA Bright Okpocha who is evidently one of the best stand up comedian in Nigeria at the moment will be featured on Al Jazeera documentary Tittled ‘My Nigeria‘.
According to Ingrid Falck, head of documentaries at Al Jazeera English he said below
“Series was commissioned specifically to support Al Jazeera English’s brand, ‘Hear The Human Story,’ to bring people’s stories directly to our screens, told in in a first-person style without mediation, offering a range of authentic views”.
This Al Jazeera documentary is a series of six half-hour documentaries which tells the human story and pulsing with the energy of Africa’s leading economy. This will also feature his fellow Nigerian entertainers such as Kate Henshaw and Deola Sagoe, and also feature everyday Nigerians.
Al Jazeera further describes Basketmouth thus:
“Basket Mouth is arguably Nigeria’s most successful stand-up comic. Born and bred in the notorious Lagos slum Ajegunle. He discovered his gift for comedy by chance and has never looked back. His take on the Lagos elite is upbeat, irreverent and challenging.”