The famous comedian Waris’ full name is Abdul Waris Umaru. He was born to Mr. Umaru Ibrahim in Kumasi, in Ghana’s Ashanti region, and is a Ghanaian. He refers to himself as a “professional stupid” and is the first of three siblings. He was conceived on July 31, 1992. He attended Kingsway School in Kaneshie for his elementary and junior high schooling before transferring to Odorgonno Senior High School. He received his post-secondary training at Top Media School, from which he graduated in 2014.
During the same year, he came to Channel 5 television after working as an intern at Rainbow radio and Top Fm as a sound engineer. Waris also performed stand-up comedy and served as award-winning comedian DKB’s personal assistant at Ecstacy Entertainment. He has a charity that occasionally gives money to Ghanaians living on the streets as a result of his selflessness.
He has a variety of skits, including Condition of Nose Mask, Fear Women, Accra Mall Love, False Prophet, Mobile Phone Yawa, and Something Must Kill a Man. He has the Agenda Boys and Fufu Funu television programs. He has appeared in music videos for songs like Favor us (Ogidi Brown), Nothing I Get and Destiny (Fameye), Party (Sista Afia), and more.
He won Best Skit Art of the Year in 2020 and Most Influential Comedian in 2018. (COPO Awards).
He is a Ghollywood actor and one of Ghana’s tiktokers who is quickly ascending, with a nice heart to always uplift humanity.