God-Father and king of comedy, Atunyota Alleluya Akporobomerere, popularly known as Ali Baba adds a year today, 24th of June.
Ali baba started stand-up comedy in Ekpoma in 1987 and inspired the likes of Julius Agwu, Basket Mouth, Opa Williams, AY and TEE A among a host of others. By 1998, he had a registered company, Ali Baba Hiccupurathird.
The Warri-born comedian graduated from the then Bendel State University.
No doubt Ali Baba has definitely come a long way.