Nigeria’s renowned standup comedian real name Bright Okpocha well known by his stage name Basket Mouth has on Wednesday this week revealed that he adores Ugandan local comedian Teacher Mpamire.
When asked to comment on the standard of Comedy and atleast give three of his favorite comics in Uganda, Basket Mouth was quick to mention Patrick Salvado, Alex Muhangi and Teacher Mpamire.
“My favorite comedians in Uganda are Salvado, Alex and one guy; a teacher, I love that guy. Is he coming to the show? I look forward to meeting that guy, “said Basket mouth.
The comic also revealed that he enjoys doing comedy in Uganda due to the lively audience who keep motivating him on stage whenever he comes in for shows in the Country.
“I enjoy doing comedy in Uganda because of the big crowds. You guys are so great, Ugandan Women are great. I just love doing it here due to the vibe you guys give.”
While addressing journalists, Alex Muhangi, Comedy store boss said that it is an achievement to have Basket Mouth embracing the show.
“As you all know, Basket Mouth is the biggest standup comedian in Africa and having him perform at Comedy store is a very good achievement to the platform and the fans.”
He will be performing on Thursday 15 at comedy store in lugogo alongside fellow Nigerian Comedian Buci,Uganda’s Madrat&Chiko,Mc Mariachi,Tata Sam,artistes, Spice Diana and John Blaq among others.