The biography of Apaokagi “Taaooma” Maryam, a popular Nigerian online comedian, content creator and cinematographer.
Blueink presents 8 interesting facts from Taaooma biography:
1. Taaooma’s real name as Apaokagi Adedoyin Maryam and she hails from Kwara State.
2. She was born and raised in Ilorin, Kwara state capital, were she had her early education.
3. She obtained a Bachelors degree in Tourism and Travel Services Management at Kwara State University.
4. Adedoyin was discovered by her boyfriend who encouraged her to start making comedy skits.
5. Tao started making Instagram comedy videos in 2015 after acquiring knowledge of Adobe premiere pro and After effects, as well as basic camera techniques.
6. Taaooma is known for her comedy style of making jest of typical Nigerian mothers. She emphasizes on the unique manner African mothers respond to the actions of their children.
7. She came through with her first skit in 2016 and came to limelight with the comedy video “When Your mom drives you to school”.
8. Taooma is also a devoted Muslim and as such, she is always seen tying a scarf/covering her hair in her skit and in public.