This write-up is to shed more light on Shatta Bandle, the diminutive internet sensation who rose to prominence on the back of his serial videos which portray him as a very rich mogul and claims he’s far richer than Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote.
The funny midget who hails from the Northern part of Ghana, precisely Tamale has admittedly managed to get the whole internet talking about him, and don’t say we are exaggerating when we say he’s more popular in Nigeria than most Ghanaian and Naija artists combined!
Initially, some Nigerians were not catching the fun drift and went overly overboard with insults aimed at him and all Ghanaians in general.
But now he’s getting all the massive love from Nigerians as they continue to push him and express their admiration for him as they drop kind words for him anytime he drops those his stress- reliever of videos.
How well do you know Shatta Bandle though? See below:
1. He only became popular after some Nigerian blogs shed more light on his videos. Simply put, Nigerians made him popular before his fame spread to his own country, Ghana.
2. His real age is unknown but we know for a fact that he’s in his 20s.
3. A wealthy Ghanaian man by name Nana Kojo Boateng aka Dada Joe Remix is Shatta Bandle’s main sponsor.
4. Shatta Bandle is from the Northern part of Ghana.
5. His real name is Firdaus Idrissu.
6. He’s a big fan of Wizkid of Nigeria.
7. He lost his front teeth in an accident.
8. Immigration officers in Nigeria were all over him and hailing him when he visited the country recently.
9. Shatta Bandle had had no formal education.
10. He loves to jam to Wizkid’s music most of the time.