Adesokan Emmanuel, best known online as Shank Comics, is a Nigerian YouTuber, media personality, and creator of social media comic skits.
In this article, I’ll tell you about Shank’s early life, early career, girlfriend, age, YouTube channel, net worth, and a few more intriguing facts you probably didn’t know. Let’s begin with his history and upbringing.
Adesokan Emmanuel, a comedian, YouTuber, and media personality from Nigeria, was born on March 23, 1997, in Osun State.
Shank is a Yoruba man who was born in Osun State and raised in both Osun and Lagos States. As it stands, Lagos State and Osun State are located in Nigeria’s South-Western region. He makes sure to commemorate his birthday each year, and he is currently 25 years old.
Shank Comics is a college graduate who received his West African Examination Certificate and first school leaving certificate from Lagos and Osun, respectively.
He entered Obafemi Awolowo University after receiving his SSCE diploma, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Electronic and Electrical Engineering.
He fulfilled his national duty for the National Youth Service Corps in 2020 by serving his country (NYSC).
Shank’s initial aspiration was to become a licensed engineer. He was compelled to enter the comedy and entertainment industry, nonetheless, in order to support himself due to terrible poverty and unemployment. He began writing jokes, and quickly gathered a large following on all of his social media platforms.
Shank, who has been in the entertainment business for less than five years, rose to fame after his little humorous video with the title “I like Yansh But I No Dey See Yansh Press” went popular online.
In fact, his viral video has been reposted by well-known Nigerian entertainers with large social media followings like Tunde Ednut and Kaptain Kush while it was still in the “about to go viral stage.”
Shank Comics is not married. However, he is rumored to be in a romantic relationship with an undisclosed beautiful lady.
With his major sources of income being comedy and content creation, accumulatively, Adesokan Emmanuel’s net worth is estimated to be between 40,000 USD and 60,000 USD. However, this is linked to the fact that he is still in the growth stage in the entertainment industry.