Dr Shakes needs no introduction in the comedy scene of Eswatini as he is one the pioneers of the craft in the country. Bonginkosi Dlamini, famously known as Dr Shakes is our man crush this Monday.

He is known for his memes and series of comedy shows such as Bundle of Jokes which which began early in 2019.  We are crushing on the award-winning funny meme maker today and get to know all there is to Dr Shakes.

Get to know our #MCM:

  • Dr Shakes was born and raised in the capital city of the Kingdom of Eswatini, in Mbabane.
  • He’s star sign is Capricorn, he was born on the 12th of January.
  • Dr Shakes is a Christian.
  • The comedian does not consume alcoholic beverages.
  • Dr Shakes is studying his Diploma in Business Management at IRDM University College.
  • Bonginkosi is an entrepreneur, recently he started a grass cutting business.


  • His first show was in 2012 in church. He was immediately a crowds favorite, that is when he was encouraged to do comedy.
  • The comedian loves soccer, he is a Man United fan.
  • He recently won best tik toker, meme maker of the year and TINI king at the Social Media Awards.

To know more about the comedian follow him on: Instagram @drshakes

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