Tunde Olaoluwa Adekunle, popularly known as Tunde Ednut, is a Nigerian comedian and former music artist. He is known for his regular giveaways and media updates on social media. He has released several tunes as well.
Tunde is a jack of all trades, as seen in his career adventures. He has tried comedy, music and blogging. He is a self-acclaimed star with a huge social media following. The star uses this platform to entertain his followers and promote old and up-coming Nigerian musicians and comedians.
Tunde Ednut profile summary
- Full name: Tunde Olaoluwa Adekunle
- Date of birth: 20th January
- Place of birth: Katsina State
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Ethnicity: Black
- Marital status: In a relationship
- Spouse: Erica Emefa
- Profession: Comedian, social media influencer, singer
- Net worth: $300, 000
Tunde Ednut biography
The comedian was born on 20th January in the 1980s. How old is he? Tunde Ednut age is known to the public since he has not offered information on the specific month and year he was born.
He was born in Katsina State, Northern region of Nigeria, where he spent a majority of his childhood before moving to Lagos State.
He is the second child and the first-born son in a family of 5 kids. His parents are lecturers. He has one sister.
Tunde Ednut education
Tunde studied at Cambridge International School for his primary school education and Federal Government College Ugolawo Kogi State for his secondary education. Later, he joined the University of Lagos, where he pursued a degree in Graphic Arts.
Upon moving to the United States, he continued his studies at the Kingsland University of London to pursue a degree in Graphic Designs.
Career in comedy
Tunde began his career as a comedian in 2007, when he performed as a guest at the Dynamiks Awards in Nigeria. He had an excellent performance, thus receiving a standing ovation. His performance caught the attention of numerous top media names such as Femi Amusan and Black Nights Entertainment.
After the show, Ednut was invited to perform in the United Kingdom. He gained fame in the UK as well as other parts of the world. He went on to perform in other parts of the UK alongside several famous artists.
After completing his studies in the United Kingdom, he moved back to Nigeria to pursue music. While in the industry, he owned a record label known as the Nutcase Record. He released Jingle Bell featuring Davido, Seun Kuti and Tiwa Savage.
Some of Tunde Ednut songs are:
- Jingle Bell
- Catching Cold
- Baby Boo
- Buga Won
Apart from acting and music, Tunde is also a self-hosted word press blogger. He started working as a blogger in 2019.
Career as a social media influencer
Ednut has taken part in numerous ventures throughout his life. He shares a broad spectrum of information on his social media platforms such as:
- Breaking news
- Viral videos
Awards and nominations
Here are some of his awards and nominations:
- Nigeria Future Awards (nominations in 2007 and 2008)
- Dynamiks Youths Awards (nominations in 20007, 2008 and 2009)
- Dynamiks Youths Awards (winner in 2009)
- Award for the best Nigerian Comedian in the UK and Young achievers' awards
Tunde Ednut girlfriend
The star is in a relationship with his long-term Ghanaian girlfriend, Erica Emefa. Erica is a social media content creator and Instagram model.
Tunde Ednut net worth
The comedian has been in the entertainment industry for quite some time now. He has also earned a significant sum of money from his money-making ventures such as comedy, music and blogs. He has a net worth of roughly $300, 000 as of 2021.
Why was Tunde Ednut deported? The blogger was accused of having an expired Visa card as reported by Joro Olumofin. Joro also accused the famous blogger of publishing false information and theft. He was accused of stealing an iPhone while in the United Kingdom.
Tunde Ednut is not a new name on social media. He is an influencer who promotes other people's works and products. He also does giveaways regularly, hence the reason he has managed to attain a wide fan base over the years.
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Source: Legit Nigeria