It’s that time of the year again to let your hair down, lay aside your worries and laugh your heart out at the night of 1018 Laughs and Music.
With the ongoing tension in the country, a good night of laughter comes highly recommendable and the best way to do it is to make a date with internationally acclaimed king of comedy, Oki Bakasi at the Conference Centre on August 2nd.
Okechukwu Anthony Onyegbule (a.k.a) Okey ‘Bakassi’ McAnthony was born on the 23rd of October 1969 and the first of 5 children. His early education was at; Alvan Ikoku Demonstration School Imo State, Mbaise Secondary School Imo State and Federal Government collage Port Harcourt. He holds a Bachelor of Technology Degree in Agricultural Engineering from the Rivers State University of Science & Technology in Port Harcourt.
This Engineer became a professional movie actor in 1994 after his national service (NYSC). His unique talent, synergy and high level of professionalism has clearly distinguished him in the comedy industry.
As an actor and stand-up comedian, Okey Bakassi has played numerous comic roles that brought laughter to many homes and hearts.
His strong scientific background backed by over 18 years of professional experience as comedian, actor and public speaker has exposed him to huge audiences around the world; Dallas (USA), Frank furt (Germany), London (UK), Toronto (Canada), Ghana, South Africa, 36 States of Nigeria.
Other comedians to be expected on the night are Ghana’s own DKB, Bovi, Dan D’ Humurous with authentic Ghanaian music from the legend Nana Tuffour of Abeiku Fame, Akwaboah and Wiyaala.
Tickets are available at X-MEN, MTN offices in Osu and Accra Mall and Charter House for Ghc70 and Ghc150. The show is sponsored by MTN with support from GhOne TV and powered by Charterhouse.