Nigerian comic stars Aki and Popo last weekend failed to crack ribs at their highly anticipated comedy show held at Mulungushi International Conference Centre in Lusaka. Looking at an autopsy of last weeks’ shows both in Lusaka and Kitwe, the duo’s performance proved they are certainly better at acting, as their stand-up comedy lacked humorous punchlines. The duo whose real names are Chinedu Ikedieze and Osita Iheme failed to live up to expectations as they poured out dry jokes on stage. Earlier, however, before the Nigerians came on stage, local comedians Bob Nkosha, Collins, Diffikoti and Bikiloni were on point. Diffikoti and Bikkiloni put up some interesting social commentary, although some of the comical material was familiar and somewhat recycled…....

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