Brain Jotter, the Nigerian skit maker, has opened up on some of his past struggles before fame.


In a recent interview on Hip TV, the comedian said he was earning about N30,000 monthly as a laundry man.

He said before 2021, he had previously earned about N15,000 as his monthly salary.

The skit maker also revealed that he was juggling his laundry job with doughnut vending as a student.


Brain Jotter said things changed for the better with skit-making when he got to his third year in university.

“In 2020, my salary was N15k. In 2021, my salary was N30k. In 2020, I was like working in the laundry,” he said.

“And I just gained admission. And apart from working as a laundry, I was trying to do other stuff.


“In my school, I was selling beg bug killer, in UNILAG, yeah.

“In my first year, I sold doughnuts in my class. In year two, I sold bed bug killer. In year three, I drove to school.”

Brain Jotter began his career in the showbiz industry during his undergraduate days at the University of Lagos, where he studied Business Administration.

The 28-year-old started as a stand-up comedian but later diversified into online content-making.


With tons of followers across his social media pages, Brain Jotter remains a prominent figure among comedians in Nigeria.

Brain Jotter is also an alumnus of the Ghana National University.

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