Shank Comics, whose real name is Adesokan Adedeji Emmanuel (born 23 March 1997) is a Nigerian comedian and influencer. He is a Yoruba by tribe who hails from Osun State, one of southwest states in Nigeria.
Adesokan Emmanuel, who got famous with Shank Comics, is a Nigerian content creator, brand influencer, and electrical engineer who set the pace with his extra witty collection of online videos.
Shank Comics Early Life
Shank Comics was born in Osun State but grew up in Lagos.
Although he is originally a native of Osun State, thus was born there; Shank was raised partly in Osun State and Lagos State as it were, Lagos State and Osun State state in the South-Western part of Nigeria.
He obtained his First School Leaving Certificate and his West African Examination Certificate certifications from either Lagos or Osun state; Shank Comics is a university graduate.
Shank Comics graduated from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife, OAU, with an Electronic and Electrical Engineering degree. He finished his National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in 2020. He got a congratulatory tweet from Grammy award-winning Burna Boy to make it more notable.
As a content creator and a comedian, Shanks Comics, as he is famously known, was forced into the business of comedy and entertainment due to extreme poverty and hunger as a result of not getting a job even after graduating from school in 2019, which led to doing content creation and comedy to make some money and sustain himself, which seemed to work because not long after he started comedy.
He became popular after he created videos such as I like Yansh but I no dey see yansh press went viral receiving serial reposts from top public figures like Tunde Ednut, Kaptain Kush, and others.
He was punished with several adverts which he delivered comically.
Shanks Comics surprisingly gained lots of engagement and followers on social media, which drove him hundreds of thousands of followers and subscribers to his channel. This surprise boost in engagement came from his constant use of social media, which made some of his videos go viral.
He is now known basically for his content-creating ability.
Shank Comics’ internet value is estimated to be between $40,000 to $60,000
Of course, this is related to the fact that his career in the industry is still in its early stages.
These are his social media handles.