Degeneral whose real name is Sunday Joshua Martins is an Instagram content creator cum comedian. He is known to always perform skits where he carries an empty black traveling bag on his left shoulder.
|Full Name/Stage Name||Sunday Joshua Martins/De general|
|Date of Birth||15th of March 1999 (23 years)|
|State of Origin||Edo State|
|Occupation||Nigerian comedian, social media influencer, Content creator, and Entertainer.|
Who is De General?
Degeneral whose real name is Sunday Joshua Martins, popularly known as Degeneral is a Nigerian Instagram comedian.
Early Life of De General
Degeneral was born on the 15th of March 1999 in Edo state, Nigeria. As a child, Degeneral always wanted to be a lawyer but developed an interest in acting after he left secondary school.
He completed his primary and secondary school education and got his first school leaving certificate and his west African senior school examination certificate. He then proceeded to the University of Benin (UNIBEN).
De General Career Path
De General (DeGeneral) @iam_degeneral is an uprising Nigerian comedian, social media influencer, Content creator, and Entertainer.
Degeneral wanted to be a lawyer, but he picked up an interest in acting after he finished secondary school and ventured into comedy sometime in 2018. De General also has been featured in several comedy skits including the one done by Ayo The Creator and a vast of others.
He can be readily identified with his traveling bags in his comedy skits.
Controversy Associated with De General
De General was arrested by NDLEA for allegedly involved in drugs and detained in their custody for a week. He was convicted at the Federal high court by Justice Daniel Osiagor, the judge confirmed that only a minute amount was found hence he was only cautioned and not sentenced.
After release, De General cleared the air by accepting that tramadol and Cannabis were found at his residence. He is not into drug trafficking aside from comedy.
The drug scandal was met by the public, fans, and other celebrities with a bad reaction. One of those who reacted was Basket Mouth who felt it was a waste of tax money. Also, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) Condemns the parade of the comedian by NDLEA while sparing Abba Kyari who is a narcotic suspect at the time of the incident. Mr. Macaroni also condemned the way De General was treated during the arrest.
De General Net Worth
DeGeneral is currently one of the richest and most influential growing-up comedians in Nigeria, with an estimated net worth of $50,000.
De General is a born Nigerian comedian and a Content Creator who once disguised as a madman to give back to the community by donating some amount of money to anyone who can help him. Aside from his skits, he also earns from creating content on Facebook and YouTube. He considers Jackie Chan a role model as he is a martial fighter who uses comic ways to act.