Bovi biography: Bovi real name Abovi Ugboma, popularly known as Bovi is a Nigerian comedian. He was born on September 25, 1979. He is also a director, producer, actor, poet and writer from Delta State, Nigeria. He has organized popular stand-up comedy concerts like Bovi Man on Fire across the globe.
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Bovi Comedian Early life and education
Bovi Ugboma was born in Benin City, where he attended UNIBEN staff schools. He attended secondary school at Ughelli Northern in Delta State, and proceeded to Delta State University where he studied Theatre Arts.
Bovi Comedy career
Comedian bovi says he got into the Nigeria entertainment industry in the Year 2004 In 2004 he landed a job as personal assistant to leading actor, Richard Mofe-Damijo. He worked for 2 years and 6 months in this capacity and he set up his own movie production team in 2006,Bovi began his career in April 2007, starring in the sitcom Extended Family, which he produced, wrote, and packaged. The show was very popular, and by 2008 Bovi was leading comedy shows and events throughout Nigeria. He participated in Night of a 1000 Laughs organized by Opa Williams. Bovi has worked alongside other Nigerian comedians such as I Go Dye, I Go Save, Basketmouth, Buchi, Odogwu, Okey Bakassi, Julius Agwu and others. Him and Comedian basketmouth has become very tight friends in this recent times, they often shoot videos funny videos together and they go out together on international tours.
He has featured in all the big comedy concerts in Nigeria and a host of others outside the shores of Nigeria. Currently he\’s the CEO of Kountry Kulture Networks ltd, a production house with bias for television, film and events.
He was also said to be among the Top ten best and most Funny Nigerian comedians.
When asked who is his role model, see what he said: “I can’t peg that down to one person. However, there are industry players I’ve admired over the years. I love Tupac Shakur. I could relate with his story; almost identical with some areas of my life. Richard Mofe-Damijo trained me while working as his PA between 2004 and 2006. Basket Mouth, I look up to him artistically and when I reached out to him, he taught me how to handle the business angle of my talent, and he’s been a true friend. There are a whole lot more others I admire but that will take a whole day to list.” He is married with his pretty wife and has kids. He currently has upto 25,000 Twitter fans at May 2014.
Bovi Comedian Awards
Culture people Comedian of the year
Awards Ghana comedian of the year
Standup Comedians Award Best Youth Comedian
Since his rise to fame, Bovi’s net worth is estimated to be over the N2 billion mark currently considering the assets he has acquired, the endorsements, the shows he’s participated in etc. His comedy shows is said to be earning him millions of Naira annually.He is also on the list of the richest comedians in Nigeria at the moment. It is believed that he charges from N2 million naira per show and above since he is no longer an upcoming comedian. Most of Bovi’s recent comedies can be watched on YouTube.
The multi award winning popular celebrity has racked mouth watering deals that suits his status. Some of Bovi’s endorsement deals includes being an ambassador for Globacom Nigeria, Diamond bank among others.