Young Elder GCFR with the real name as Efosa Orobosa Japheth, is multi-talented Nigerian comedian, content creator and actor known for his moral comedy online. He is one of the top comedians in Nigeria who has worked with several brands. He is a brand ambassador for Golden Xchange.
He is the co-founder of HOMEOFLAFTA, a YouTube platform where he dishes out lots of creative and exciting content online.
|Real Name:||Efosa Orobosa Japheth|
|Date of Birth:||March 21|
|Birth Place:||Benin City, Edo State|
|Occupation:||Comedian, Content Creator|
|Net Worth:||Not Estimated|
Young Elder was born on March 21 in Benin City, where he was raised. He originally hails from Edo state, South Southern part of Nigeria.
He obtained a degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Benin, Edo State.
After his tertiary education, he searched for jobs till he began to make use of his talent as an entertainer.
Although, he had never thought of being a comedian but the in born talent showed up when it matters most in his life.
Young Elder began his career as a child actor and entertainer.
He has been able to develop his talent with the everyday activities surrounding him and has been able impact more as a comedian based on his past experiences.
He created a YouTube channel in 2016 as had since got more subscribers with lots of engaging content.
He is also a brand ambassador for BC Carriers service Golden Xchange.
Here is Young Elder’s interview with Punch:
Have You Always Wanted To Be a Comedian?
I grew up as a youngster entertainer and performer. It could be said I was a multi-talented kid. I explored my talent as a kid however I never to make a career out of it. I was more keen on going to class and turning into an Engineer. After school, I continued exploring my gifts while searching for occupations as an alum of Electrical Engineering from the University of Benin, Edo State. Whenever the pursuit of employment wasn’t yielding a lot of outcome, it was then I started to think about transforming my abilities as a performer and entertainer into a career.
Being an entertainer was never my youth want. It was an inbuilt ability I went to a career in my adulthood.
How Did You Feel First Time You Did A Comedy?
In all honesty, I don’t remember whenever I first did parody. In any case, one striking inclination I can review I actually experience is a feeling of satisfaction each time I get on a stage and hold a microphone to perform.
What’s The Most Interesting Thing About The Job?
Many things interest me about my occupation in fact. Aside from the way that I feel satisfied when I make it happen, it offers me the chance to travel, experience new things and meet new individuals. I’m very bold so I partake in the way that my work takes me to new spots and makes new associations with individuals.
What Are The Challenges You Have Faces So Far?
My kind of comedy is one that shows ethics. Being in the web-based media space it’s very hard to develop my channels since I have found that my recordings are for the most part shadow prohibited and pertinence is given to substance that show greater corruption or nakedness.
It is probably my most prominent test as a performer. I truly do wish it wasn’t along these lines, since web-based media has now turned into a learning space for the future so it would be appropriate for them to watch content that instructs them more. Second, I have seen that comics and performers don’t have backing from the public authority. The amusement and parody industry is a developing area. It is very appalling that we don’t have the help of our administration. I accept in the event that there is support it would be of benefit to the two parties.
Young Elder (Efosa Japheth) is a versatile Nigerian comedian who earns his income from the entertainment industry. His net worth has not been estimated.
- Instagram: @youngeldergcfr
- Twitter: @McJapheth5