'I DID PLENTY OF HUSTLES TO GET TO WHERE I AM'. SAYS COMEDIAN DESAGU
byFebruary 17, 2021
Ithagu Kibicho, popularly known as Henry Desagu is among the many top most successful online comedians showcasing their comedy on social media platforms especially during this covid 19 times when gatherings have been restricted to a limited number of individuals. The hilarious comedian reveals that after finishing high school, he did all sorts of work to make ends meet
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In an interview on the famous show the Churchill show, the rib cracker revealed that he came to Kenya's capital Nairobi with the major aim of furthering his studies under the standard education criteria of 8.4.4. Back then. Desagu attended Menengai Highschool and then proceeded to Kenyatta University where he pursued Bachelors in Economics, making him secure a rank in the country's bracket of learned comedians.
Desagu takes us into the journey he began with previously doing stand-up comedy before proceeding to the production of online content on Youtube. Through his youtube, Desagu has been able to receive the youtube silver button award, an award that is known to be received after achieving over 100k subscribers on the platform. Since then, the comedian has gathered close to half a million subscribers on his channel.
'Prince of Mwihoko' is another reference name for the comedian, which means Hope in the Agikuyu community. And the comedian seemingly gives Hope to many youths with their arts endeavors.