Yemi Elesho is a popular Nigerian talented comedian, actor, Mc and social media star who acts in an indigenous way.
Full Name: Adeoye Adeyemi Elesho
Born: 14 September 1989
Birth place: Kwara state, Nigeria
Famous as: comedian
Years active: 2016 – present
Parent: Adewale Adeoye, popularly called Elesho
Education: Obafemi Awolowo University
Biographical and educational history
Yemi Elesho was Born on the 14 September 1989 in Kwara state and he was the firstborn of the family, He hailed from Ikirun, Ifelodun Local Government, Osun State, Nigeria.
He is the son of the veteran Yoruba film actor, Adewale Adeoye, popularly called Elesho
He attended Yemm Nursery/Primary school Isale Oyo, Oyo state, and Continued Secondary school in Lagos at Lagos State Civil Service Junior and Senior Model College, Igbogbo, Ikorodu in 2002
He also went to Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile-Ife, Osun state, where he studied theatre and art and Graduated in 2016.
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Yemi Elesho started acting at a young age In Oyo state, He makes people around him Laugh by saying something funny.
Elderly people like Baale, chiefs in the town started calling him to come to an event to act as a comedian because anything he said always makes people’s laugh but Yemi didn’t realize he was funny only that whatever he says makes others laugh.
Yemi Elesho was in Jss1 at Ikorodu Lagos, when they started calling him for Mc in a birthday party or any event happening in the area.
When he was in Ss1 in 2005, He started making money from Mc like #2000, #2500, In 2006 Yemi Formed is own Drama group in the school, After graduating from the school, he gathered more people about 50 to 55 to the group and named it “The Piller Theatre Entertainment”
Yemi Elesho and his group started going to Night vigil, praise night to present Drama, They do give them 5min to perform on stage.
Yemi came into limelight during his days in school OAU There is a place called Forks & Fingers in the school campus where people eat and watch video while eating so they started showing Yemi Elesho comedies and that was were the popularity started.
Adeyemi is not just a comedian but a stand-up comedian, He started anchoring school events/program such as Traditional night, Dinner, Freshers party and so on in the school. This brings a lot of fame for him thus he became well known in the school
Yemi Elesho joined Instagram in 2016 after Graduating from Obafemi Awolowo University where he started uploading his comedy skit.
Yemi had a friend called Abula who encouraged him and normally Shot skit for him because he is a film director.
He started featuring other comedians and started gaining followers, From there he became a popular Instagram comedian, Tunde Ednut has reposted his comedy 2times since he started.
Yemi Elesho has worked together with some popular Instagram comedians like Broda Shaggi, Thecuteabiola, Taaooma, and many others.
Adeyemi Instagram account was hacked after his comedy where he abused Davido and Chioma which went viral and bring him more followers, He created a new account and started uploading his comedy skit, Now Yemi Elesho is having Over 379,0000 Instagram followers.
ong>Yemi Elesho Awards
Best Cinematographer at Yemm Nursery /Primary school
Best Innovative student at L.S.C.S.S. Model College.