He was born, Obarima Amponsah in Kumasi, in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.
He is a fast emerging comedian in the Ghanaian entertainment industry making waves.
He performed with the likes of Basketmouth, Okey Bakassi, Bovi and other great comedians in Africa.
Let’s look at his biography below.
OB Amponsah Full Name
He was born Obarima Amponsah but goes by the stage name OB Amponsah.
OB Amponsah Hometown
He hails from Kumasi, in the Ashanti Region of Ghana but was Berekum in the Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana.
OB Amponsah Education
He attended Opoku Ware Senior High school in the Ashanti Region of Ghana and later completed the University of Cape Coast of Ghana into the school of Optometry.
OB stated in an interview, that his favorite subject in school was physics.
OB Amponsah Career
OB is a practicing optometrist during the day and a comedian at night.
He became a doctor because of his mum and a comedian because of his dad.
It was a joy to share jokes with his mates back in school but little did he know that after spending many years at the University of Cape Coast ( UCC) to train as an Optometrist, he would end up putting smiles on the faces of people as a comedian.
The comedy began for OB Amponsah at level 600 at the school of optometry in UCC.
He had his first show themed “Won Sere a Gyai” and many more afterward.
He has performed with the likes of Basketmouth, Okey Bakassi, Bovi and other great comedians in Africa.
Comedian, OB Amponsah, had to issue an apology after he received threats from some NDC party faithful for a joke he delivered about the former President John Mahama.
OB is not the only comedian to get into trouble over his posts on social media.
OB Amponsah Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter
OB Amponsah goes by the handle @ob_amponsah on Instagram. He goes by @OBAmponsah_ on Twitter and OB Amponsah on Facebook.