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Is comedian DR. OFWENEKE Nigerian ? Here is the Truth

A comedian with spontaneity, wit, and tact, Dr. Ofweneke is famous for his Nigerian accent that has some of his fans fooled into believing he is Nigerian. The accent that has made him stand out from the rest of the Kenyan comedians has given him an advantage in scoring opportunities in the entertainment industry .

Dr. Ofweneke decided to pursue comedy after an unsuccessful career in music. He choose the name Dr. Ofweneke due to an incident where the children in an estate he used to live in nick-naming him Dr. Ofweneke.

 Dr. Ofweneke whose real name is Sande Bush was born on 17th January 1991 at the famous Pumwani Hospital in Nairobi. His father is David Sande Oyolo, and his mother is the late Jennifer Atieno. The comedian’s parents separated when he was just a week old and had to grow up without his biological mother


Many know this comedian by his stage name. Contrary to what most of his fans believe, he was born and raised in Kenya.

The comedian traces his roots from the Western Luhya community and it is fair to say he represents the community quite well.

Dr Ofweneke has established his mark in the comedy business and fans and fellow comedians hail him as a game changer. Thanks to the time he landed a job as a comedian to co-host a show alongside Titi Nagwala at Milele FM where initially was to present in Luhya, Kikuyu, Kamba, Kisii or Luo accent but other comedians were already good with these accents.