KOFFI

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KOFFI THA GURU

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Koffi Ayinde Idowu-Nuel, professionally known as Koffi Tha Guru, is a Nigerian entertainer, comedian, writer, Director, singer, Actor, Author and content creator. Born 11 March 1977 to a Togolese Mother and Father from Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos. Koffi was born in Maroko (an old slum in Lagos, where the New Oniru sits after it was demolished in 1990). He had his elementary education at Kuramo primary school V.I Lagos, with secondary education in Ijebu Igbo, Ogun state, He studied Chemistry at the University of Lagos . He joined Theatre 15, in 1998 and trained as a stage actor, dancer, and comedy opening act. His first major television breakthrough was as a feature on the hit comedy campus sitcom "Twilight Zone" popularly referred to as "shake body" where he played the Dauda character. In 2003 he auditioned for the famous Nigerian comedy show "Night of a thousand laughs" where he got chosen as one of the four qualifiers to perform at the annual concert from a total of thirty four talents. He also delivers in his native Yoruba language, and Togolese Ewe (pronounced A_vay). A professional compere for multinational brands and social master of ceremonies, Koffi is a deep polyglot and thorough intellectual, a cerebral comedian who delivers with finesse and class.