Multi-talented comedian, Oluwatobi Adeshina Onibatedo popularly known as Mama Tobi took a step further towards raising his profile by joining forces with leading talent agency, Temple Management Company (TMC).
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He signed on Wednesday, July 19 at the corporate headquarters of TMC located at Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria, West Africa.
Among a growing generation of social media comedians, Mama tobi also known as Oluwakaponesky has shone brightly and now commands a cult-like following. He has been connecting weekly with fans across the world with his regular comedy skits.
Since its launch in April 2016, Temple Management Company (TMC) has earned a reputation as the leading talent and creative agency based out of Nigeria. The company offers 360 professional services across talent categories such as entertainment, sports, arts and the media. It has continued to expand with offices in East Africa, South Africa, Europe and North America.
Among its talents are some of Nigeria’s biggest talent exports among which are Mavins Records, Iyanya, 9ice, DJ Jimmy Jatt, Lekan Babalola, Biyi Bandele, Jeff Akoh, Victor Ehikhamenor, Seye Ogunlewe, Nigerian Bob Sled Team and Marylove Edwards.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, Terfa Tilley-Gyado, Director of Communications, TMC,
“We are delighted to add Mama Tobi to our roster. His comedy has shown boldness which tackles serious social issues in a humorous way.”
In his response, Oluwatobi said,
“I am definitely excited about the opportunity to work with Temple Management Company. I see a lot of chemistry between the company and my character brand, Mama Tobi and others. I see a structure that can take me places and help me connect with the African community at home and in diaspora. I am so happy and I just can’t wait to see the great things that will happen. I have met the people behind the company, a bunch of amazing people and I am impressed with their level professionalism.”
“With professionals like TMC behind me, things will be a lot more different. I want my fans across the world to expect more laughter as I release fresh hilarious content. My job is easier now as I will now be able to focus on doing what I know how to do best,”
Oluwatobi Adeshina Onibatedo or Oluwa Kaponeski is by far one of the funniest and young African comedians plying his trade in America today. The son of Nigerian parents, the young comedian has deployed social media effectively to build an entertainment brand.
He has a degree in Management and Finance at Park University and currently studying for Masters in Business and Technology at Stevenson University.
As an active duty member of the United States Marine Corps, he is an embodiment of both the American and Nigerian dream and is a testament to the saying that with hard work, perseverance and a strong belief in God, all things are possible.
Instagram and Twitter – @Oluwakaponeski