Stand-up comedian Jephthah Bowoto aka Akpororo has shown appreciation to a family friend who believed in him before fame. He presented a new Toyota car gift to his friend’s father, Mr. Oluwole at Okokomaiko, Lagos.
Akpororo said he surprised his friend, Gbenga’s father because he believed in him and accommodated him for years.
Mr. Oluwole who was surprised appreciated his kind gesture and prayed for him in return.
Akpororo, a native of Ilaje, Ondo state a few weeks back surprised his mother with 7m naira car on her 50th birthday.
He grew up in Warri, Delta state where he kicked off his early education.
His career commenced as a gospel act until 2008 when he participated in the National Comedy Show.
Akpororo subsequently participated in several other comedy shows which groomed him.
He hit stardom following his performance at Basketmouth’s Laff And Jam’s show in 2013.
He staged his own major show ’Akpororo verse Akpororo’ in 2014 and has since become a force to reckon with.