Biography of Kenyan Instagram Comedian, Elsa Majimbo

Elsa Majimbo

Elsa Majimbo is an award-winning Nairobi-based comedian, entertainer and brand ambassador.

She is popular for her unique style of comedy, which features her crunching potato crisps, leaning back to a pillow and using a tiny 1990s sunglasses as a prop. Majimbo has proven that one can achieve much with just a little, as she started with an iPhone 6, a sunglasses and a bag of crisps. The videos have so far earned her over 900,000 followers on Instagram and a campaign with Rihanna's Fenty beauty.
We'd be seeing Elsa Majimbo's biography, date of birth, age, early life, family, parents, siblings, relationship status, education, career, net worth, houses, cars, social media handles and everything else you'd love to know about him.
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Elsa Majimbo Profile

Before we continue, here's a quick rundown on Elsa Majimbos profile and a few things you'd love to know about him:
Full name: Elsa Majimbo
Date of birth: 29th June 2001 
Age: 19 years (2020)
Nationality: Kenyan
Education: Strathmore University, Nairobi
Relationship status: Single
Occupation: Internet comedian
Net worth

Elsa Majimbo Biography and Career

Elsa Majimbo was born on the 29th of June, 2001 in Nairobi, the capital of Kenya. After completing her primary and secondary education, she gained admission to study journalism at the prestigious Strathmore University, Nairobi.

Majimbo began doing comedies in 2016, but had to stop sometime in 2019. In 2020, her monologue videos went viral during the COVID-19 lockdown, jumping her from 10,000 lovvers to over 900,000 in a few months.

Elsa Majimbo

Majimbo is a leading example of how to foster a cult following on the internet with only an iPhone 6, a bag of crisps and a pair of tiny 1990s sunglasses. Her video usually features her acting as a professional bragger, with lo-fi video quality, against a backdrop of bed sheets. In one of her videos, she announced that she had become best friends with Rihanna...what audacity!

Awards and Recognition

Elsa Majimbo's monologues were featured on Comedy Central several times in June 2020.  Her monologues have been called out and applauded by several influential people, including Joan Smalls, Lupita Nyong’o,Cassper Nyovest and Zozibini Tunzi.

Majimbo is currently a People's Choice Award nominee for Favorite African Social Star. She has also bagged amabassodial deals with top brands like Rihanna's Fenty and MAC Cosmetics. 

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Elsa Majimbo on:
Instagram @Majimb.o
Twitter @ElsaAngel19

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