The Nigerian comedian Godwin.JP launches its comedy club, PunchLine Lagos. The evening feature top-tier and young comedians, as well as some of the biggest names in the Nigerian entertainment industry. The comedy club debuted at the Kessington Lounge/Adun Suites, Gbagada, Lagos, Nigeria.
This launch event was headlined by top-notch entertainers, including Koffi Tha Guru, Stanchess, Deetee, MarcSaint, Ayowale, WindowTit, Kajoe, SheyUnic, and others. Guests enjoyed stand-up comedy and live performances from some of the industry’s top performers, making it an evening full of laughter and entertainment. Another high point of the event was the Money Game Show, where participants won some cash.
PunchLine Lagos Comedy Club aims to promote and support Nigeria’s rising comedy sector. It will also provide a platform for aspiring comedians to perform and display their skills, as well as a wonderful opportunity for fans to experience high-quality live entertainment. The comedy club comes up monthly.
Comedy has always been an important component of our society and it has a significant impact on people’s behaviour and how they perceive the world around them. People who enjoy laughing are always thought to be happier than those who do not.
Godwin.JP, the “happyness Advocate,” was the host. He is comedian, emcee, author, and actor. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mass communication and is currently pursuing his master’s degree in communications. He is a trained British Council Project Manager for Art, and is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR).
He is a World Class Compere Academy (WCCA) qualified Master of Ceremonies and Orange Academy accredited in integrated Brand Experience (IBX). He has held events for companies such as 9mobile, FirstBank, MTN, TrustFund, Glo, Sweet Sensation, Meganet, SMS Africa, GIL, religious organizations, and a variety of others.
He has also appeared in a few films, including Tinsel, Finishing Strong, and Roadside on Africa Magic.