Okechukwu Anthony Onyegbule, popularly known as Okey Bakassi, was born on 23 October 1969.
Okey has made a career off stand up comedy and acting in Nigeria. He clearly has done so well for himself – his numerous accolades attest to this fact. Check out these top facts you never knew about Okey
Okey and his friends at university (River State University of Science & Technology) formed the very first thearte arts group in River State University -since they enjoyed acting.
Okey’s first acting break was in 1993. He played the minor role of a bodyguard in a series titled, ‘Fortunes’.
He studied agricultural engineering but had much interest in Thearte Arts.
Okey has an estimated net worth of $5million. This makes him one of the richest entertainers in Nigeria.
Okey had an idea for a comedy show. This idea birthed the now popular comedy show, ‘ Night Of a Thousand Laughs’