WMong Kalu, better known as MONKALS, is a multi talented Entertainment Practitioner based in Lagos, Nigeria. He hails from Akanu/Ohafia in Abia State, but was born and bred in Calabar where his career kicked off.
He's a Standup Comedian, Actor, Musician, Compere, Poet, Screenplay, Content Creator, and so on.
Apart from being the first Ohafia Comedian to have been signed as a Brand Ambassador by a multinational telco, Airtel Nigeria. He's also the first Ohafia son to play the role of an accented Calabar man in the Nigerian movie industry, Nollywood. He's the popular character, ETUK, on the hilarious Africa Magic TV series, DOGOOD.
He has featured on almost all the legendary comedy stages in Nigeria, including "Night Of A Thousand Laughs, Crack Ya Ribs, AY Live, and many others, and of course one of the pioneer performing acts at the Africa's Biggest Street Party, Calabar Carnival.
He has had his own branded comedy shows in Calabar before and after relocating to Lagos, which are "LAFF CRUSADE" and "LAFTA CARD" hence earning him a "Legendary Award" at the World Comedy Day organized by the Cross River State Comedians Guild Of Nigeria.
SURUGEDE is his recently released monster hit off his forthcoming EP which without doubt, should be a masterpiece, considering the weight of SURUGEDE which is a Must listened song. Watch the video of Surugede below.
Some of his poems can be found on www.poemhunter.com