The Next Naija Comedy Star, that is been hosted by Comedian AY to help Upcoming Comedians, and Comedian Aproko Just Banged as the Winner of the Show.
Aproko is a native of Ilaje, Ondo State, Nigeria but he was born and brought up in Warri, a city in Delta State, Nigeria where he had his early education.
His career started off as a local gospel musician until in 2008 when he went into the National Comedy Challenge by Opa Williams and went on to win the Calabar zone of the competition
In 2009, Akpororo moved to Lagos and contested twice in the AY’s Open Mic Challenge, coming second in his first try and winning the competition in his second try.
He rose to popularity in 2013 following his performance at “Basketmouth’s Laff and Jam” show and went on to perform in several comedy shows including “AY Live”.
On 12 August 2014, he staged his first major comedy show “Akpororo vs Akpororo” at the Shell Hall, MUSON Centre. The maiden event saw the attendance of notable musical acts and comedians.
In 2014, Akpororo delved into acting, starring in the films Headgone and The Antique; with the former earning him three nominations at the 2015.
Finally Aproko contested for NEXT NAIJA COMEDY STAR in 2020 and he emerged as the Winner.
At The Next Naija Comedy Start he was awarded with 5 Million Naira and A Brand New Car and a Private Life to travel anywhere.Car