The 2017’s edition of the annual comedy talent hunt, Ali Baba’s Spontaneity, put together by veteran comedian, Ali Baba was held on the 1st of January 2017 at Eko Hotel Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The highly anticipated show, saw 10 talented rising comedians compete for honours at the event,with the star prize eventually claimed by Laff Doctor, who emerged winner of the contest. The winner was handed a brand new car, the star prize for the contest, while other contestants, who got the first and second runners up position were rewarded with various degrees of prizes.
The star prize was presented by Alibaba’s wife; Mary Akpobome to Laff Doctor who went home with the brand new car, It was also revealed that the comedian will get a monthly salary payment for the whole year and an opportunity to work closely with Alibaba.
Other talented comedians that featured at the event, to churn out rib cracking jokes, includes; AY, Bash, Tiwa Savage, Seyi Law, Omo Baba, Nedu, Teju Babyface, Gbenga Adeyinka, Woli Arole, Grand Komanda, MC Abbey, Yibo Koko, etc.