Mama Uka, whose real name is Odinaka Chukwueze, is a fast-rising Nigerian comedian, content creator, and movie producer known for his unique comedy style of portraying an elderly Igbo woman.
He was born on August 19 in the 90s in Amachara Enugu Ezike, Enugu State, Nigeria, and hails from Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State in the southeastern part of the country. Mama Uka is one of seven children in his family.
Education And Early Career
Mama Uka holds a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Computer Science from the Institute of Management, Enugu, Enugu State.
He started his comedy skits with the name “Sister Ukamaka” before changing to “Mama Ukamaka” or “Mama Uka”.
He later changed his name to Mama Uka to avoid being tagged as gay or “another Bobrisky” due to his previous name.
Mama Uka rose to fame after his video, “Nsukka Chronicles Interview With Mama Uka,” went viral on social media. The video showcased his culture and Nsukka dialect, which resonated with many Nigerians.
His unique style of comedy, which centres around playing a motherly role while using the Nsukka dialect, has made him a fan favourite and has earned him a large following on social media.
Mama Uka has collaborated with other top Nigerian comedians, including Zicsaloma, Steve Chuks, and MC Black Apple, among others.
In an interview, he revealed that he was influenced by one of the top content creators and Instagram comedians, Lasisi Elenu.
Mama Uka is not only a comedian and content creator but also a movie producer. He successfully produced a movie titled “Omugo Obodo Oyinbo” in August 2021.
The movie features a blend of comedy and drama and has been received positively by Nigerians.
Mama Uka is not yet married but is believed to be in a relationship. He is focused on growing his career and making a name for himself in the Nigerian entertainment industry.
Mama Uka Net Worth
Mama Uka has made a significant impact in the Nigerian comedy scene, and his net worth is estimated to be around $150,000.
He is active on social media, with a large following on Instagram, where he posts his comedy skits and engages with his fans.
Mama Uka’s rise to fame is a testament to his talent, creativity, and hard work. His unique style of comedy, which highlights the culture and dialect of his hometown, has endeared him to many Nigerians. With his growing popularity, Mama Uka is poised to make an even bigger impact in the Nigerian entertainment industry.