Lord Lamba (Real name: Promise Kelvin Anagbogu, born on 4th May 1995; Age: 28 years old) is a Nigerian online comedian, content creator, and social media personality. His net worth is estimated between $100,000 and $250,000.
If you are familiar with the Nigerian comedy space, then you would have heard the name Lord Lamba. He is popular for his comedy videos on Instagram and has shown himself a unique talent in the competitive Nigerian entertainment industry. Lord Lamba has been remarkably consistent in his comedy career, which spans almost a decade. Read his full biography and how he made his wealth.
Where is Lord Lamba From?
Lord Lamba was born in the southern part of Nigeria at Amuwo Odofin, Lagos State, but is originally a native of Anambra State. His birth name is Promise Kelvin Anagbogu, and he was born on the 4th day of May 1995, making him 28 years old at the moment.
Lamba got his stage name, which means “Lord of the Lies,” after an occasion when he successfully lied and was not caught. Then, his friend advised him to adopt it as his stage name.
Lamba grew up in Lagos State with his siblings and parents and attended Fountain of Life Primary School. Nothing much is known about his family background, but he is said to be the second child out of his parent’s three children. After his primary education, Lamba had his secondary education at Rose Secondary School in Satellite Town, Lagos. He is a graduate of Creative Arts from a Nigerian University.
Does Lord Lamba Have a Twin Brother?
No! Lord Lamba does not have a twin. You may have seen a guy who is his carbon copy with his body physic in his comedy videos. Lamba creates the person by himself to fit in the gap of a second creator in his skits. This is similar to what Taaooma does; she would have several identical versions of herself in her comedy videos.
His Mother Influenced His Comedy Career
Lord Lamba has from childhood been gifted with the ability to make people laugh. Meanwhile, he never dreamt of becoming a comedian but aspired to be a footballer. He would make everyone wobble in laughter on the football pitch and also at home. However, his mother had earlier noticed the talent he has for making people laugh and suggested he should try making comedy a career.
Heading to her mother’s advice, Lamba began to create comedy content. He released his first official comedy video in 2020, which catapulted him to fame. The video saw him lying about being in New York, but his friends later found out the truth. Thanks to his mother, as well as his creative discreteness, Lord Lamba is now one of the youngest and fast-rising comedians who know how to bring out the most laughter from his fans.
Lamba has released numerous comedies, some of which have also won him awards. In 2021, he won a DENSA Award for Best Social Media Comedian. He has continued to explore different angles of the comedy industry, and people relate well to his craft. His comedy videos are mostly focused on fabricating lies in order to avoid responsibilities, difficult times, or to impress people, lies boyfriends tell their girlfriends, and so on.
Meanwhile, the comedian has stated that the intention behind his skits is not to promote lies but to expose them. He has so far created thousands of highly creative comedy skits a few of which are Billionaire Season (a short story), All Men Want is Love and Attention, How to Understand a Woman, When You Wish to be Someone Else, and many others.
Lord Lamba’s Net Worth
One of the most sought-after comedians, Lord Lamba has been able to accrue a net worth pegged between $100,000 and $250,000. Even though it is difficult to trace how much the comedian particularly earns from each skit, it is widely known that his comedy career makes the pillar of his net worth.
Lamba creates content for laughs and jokes on adverts campaigns which also adds a chunk to his pocket. He also earns from his YouTube monetized channel and via Google AdSense, where he runs advertisements for various brands. All these rounded up his net worth to an impressive sum.
His rapid growth in the industry as a result of his impressive skills has seen him feature alongside other top comedians like Broda Shaggi, Sydney Talker, Nasty Blaq, Degeneral, Craze Clown, and others. Lamba recently took to social media to tell how hard he works to achieve success, after which he shared photos of a new car and keys to a new house he got for himself.
Is Lord Lamba a Yahoo Boy?
No, Lord Lamba is not known to be a Yahoo boy. The talented comedian is commonly linked with internet fraud because of the extravagant lifestyle he flaunts on social media. He usually shows off luxury assets, cars, and expensive belongings on his social media pages. However, amidst all the speculations, Lamba has never bothered to respond. He also has never been caught in the act.
Is Lord Lamba Married?
As much as it is known to the public, Lord Lamba is not yet married or officially engaged to anyone. However, the comedian is used to sparking relationship rumors by posting photos of him and beautiful ladies, sometimes in wedding dresses which end up causing a stir among his fans. But, after all, it would become obvious that those are some of his comedy shoots.
Meanwhile, having accomplished a lot even at his young age, Lord Lamba had publicly prayed for God to bless him with a peaceful wife who would understand him. “Man don make money. Man don buy cars. Man don get house. Baba God one last thing… a wife that would understand me and be my peace and we can make more money together”, he wrote.
Speaking further, he said that he had dreamt about DJ Cuppy being his wife but doesn’t really know if that was God speaking to him. “This one I am just seeing DJ Cuppy in my dreams for the past two days now. Is this a sign hmmmmm”, he added.
His Social Media Presence and Followers
The comedian has a very active presence on various social media platforms, where he has millions of followers and subscribers. Having gained significant recognition in his comedy career, his social media following has kept on growing massively over the years.
More significantly, Lamba uses the platforms to promote his comedies as well as share part of his daily activities with his fans. Lord Lamba is his username across all the platforms, and he can boast of being one of the most followed social media skit makers in Nigeria. Below are his active social media handles and the number of followers he has on each of them.