|Real Name||Herman Gakobo Kago|
|Age||41 (As of 2021)|
|Place of Birth||Nakuru|
|Year of Birth||1980|
|Profession/Career||Comedian, radio host|
The Kenyan Entertainment Industry has many characters who have various stories and backgrounds, and one such personality is Professor Hamo. The comedy industry has mainly grown and gained respect and admiration among Kenyans who have started embracing the arts. This article looks into Professor Hamo’s biography emphasizing his background, education, career journey, and personal life attributes.
Professor Hamo Age and Place of Birth
The comedian was born Herman Gakobo Kago on the 5th of July 1980. He was born in a big family, having 7 siblings. Their late father, James Wachira, & their mother brought them up in the Lanet military headquarters as their father served as an army officer. He, unfortunately, died of a heart attack on 5 October 2016. Professor Hamo’s family has since then been established in Nakuru County.
Professor Hamo Education Background
He attended two primary schools, Kenyatta & Nakuru East, before completing his primary level. Afterward, he then joined Nakuru Day Secondary School. Spending his productive and early adulthood years in Nakuru, the college took him to Kisumu County. Finally, he registered at Kisumu Polytechnic, pursuing Electrical Engineering in a diploma program. Professor Hamo, however, says he dropped out after two years uncovering that he did not want to follow that path in the future.
Professor Hamo Career Journey
His profession began at Tamasha band as a vocalist as he was chartering a path into comedy and theater. Professor Hamo traveled to Nairobi to try out auditions on different platforms, including the Churchill Show. Like many things in life, the first rare applications were unsuccessful, and he had to do set book skits with theatre companies to get by.
After that, his audition for the Nakuru Road Edition of the Churchill Show was received, and his video was uploaded on YouTube. Again, the reception was terrific, opening him up opportunities in the actual Churchill SHow, and his career has been on an upward revolution since then.
Professor Hamo works as a full-time comedian and Hot 96 radio host alongside Jeff Koinange. Further, he was awarded a multimillion lucrative deal with StarTimes as its brand ambassador.
Professor Hamo Personal Life
The comedian is wedded to a lady named Zippy & has had three children from his marriage. He keeps data on his family private.
Professor Hamo Contact
Instagram – @hamoprof