Gloria Oloruntobi, the Nigerian comedian popularly known as Maraji, has announced her pregnancy with a baby bump.


The comedian, who had not been active on social media since September 21, shared a video on her Instagram page with the baby bump clearly visible.

Maraji also danced as she showed off her growing belly bump in the video which she caption with the quote: “Hi there”.

A number of celebrities took to the comment section of the post to congratulate the comedian.


The 24-year-old gained fame on Instagram back in 2016, when a video of her making lip sync videos and miming songs was released by a friend of hers.


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The video generated thousands of views across all social media platforms. The comedian effortlessly mimics numerous Nigerian peculiarities for humour.

She has since then become a household name for her hilarious skits. In her comedy skits, Maraji switches between accents and vocal pitches to suit each character she plays.


Asides from being a comedian, she has also featured in a couple of music videos. In 2017, Falz enlisted her to be the lead character in the music video for ‘Something Light’.

She also featured in the video of Yemi Alade’s hit single ‘Single and Searching’.

The Edo state indigene holds a bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Covenant University.

Last year, Maraji had revealed how her ex-boyfriend dumped her for “no reason”.


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