Basketmouth Bags Savana Pan-African Comic Award
Basket won the maiden edition of the award in 2017. Source: Instagram

Nigerian comedian Basketmouth has won the Savana Pan-African Comic of the Year award, the second time in two years.

Formally known as Bright Okopocha, the comedian bagged the award at the 2018 Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards at The Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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The Nigerian posted the news on his Instagram page where he thanked his fans for voting for him.

“Thank you @comicschoice @savannacider for this….I truly appreciate you guys, and to all my peeps that voted for me. You guys rock. #SavannaCCA #Back2Back,” he wrote.

Basketmouth was nominated alongside Carl Joshua Ncube of Zimbabwe, Kansiime Anne Entertainer, a Ugandan; Salvado, also from Uganda and Charles Manase of Botswana.

See more pictures from the award below:

Basketmouth Bags Savana Pan-African Comic Award
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Basketmouth Bags Savana Pan-African Comic Award

Basketmouth Bags Savana Pan-African Comic Award
Image: Instagram