Who is Zics Aloma?
Isaac ‘Zics’ Aloma is a popular Nigerian online comedian known for his hilarious comedy skits. Zics is known for portraying several female characters in his comedy skits.
Asides from comedy, Zics Aloma is also a writer and singer. He was once a contestant on The Voice Nigeria. Zics Aloma has revealed that he creates and edits most of his funny skits himself.
Some of the female characters Zics Aloma portray in his comedy skits include:
a. Sister Ekwi (as in Ekwitos) – a deeply religious woman who never seems to mind her business. Sister Ekwi is addicted to Coca-Cola soda (Coke) which she prefers served “chilled”.
b. Mama Amazing Grace – a short-tempered storeowner who is as unpredictable as weather.
c. Mama Desperate – an eternally pregnant woman who can’t get over her love for chin chin.
d. Angelica and Bridget – Two of the younger female characters.
Full data profile of Nigerian comedian Zics Aloma
|Full name||Isaac Aloma Junior|
|Stage name||Zics Aloma|
|Date of Birth||November 7, 1991|
|State of Origin||Abia State|
|Career||Comedian, Writer, Singer|
Zics Aloma’s childhood
Zics Aloma was born in Kaduna State on November 7, 1991. He grew up in Army Barracks, Kaduna, in the Northern part of Nigeria. Zics Aloma hails from Abia State. He is the fourth of five children – four boys and a girl.
Zics Aloma’s education
Zics Aloma had his primary and secondary education in Kaduna State, after which he enrolled for a two-year diploma course in Law at Zaria State University.
He later bagged a bachelor’s degree in English and Literary Studies from Abia State University, Uturu.
Zics Aloma’s career prior to comedy
Zics Aloma revealed in an interview that he left his part-time job as an English lecturer at the Kaduna State Polytechnic to venture fully into comedy. Zics also worked as a copy/content writer, and an editor for various blogs and platforms before doing comedy full-time.
Zics Aloma is a vocally talented singer and songwriter. He was a contestant on The Voice Nigeria in 2017. He has mentioned in many of his interviews that he started singing at the age of 9.
He joined the church choir at the age of 11, and wrote his first song at 15. Zics Aloma had a strong passion for music even before comedy.
Zics Aloma’s comedy career
Zics Aloma joined the world of social media comedy in 2018. He revealed in an interview with Premium Times that his dive into comedy was not planned.
Describing how he started doing comedy, Zics said:
“There was a day my mum brought out her old caps from the store. I just put it on my head and crossed a wrapper over my head. I did a selfie video and started talking and posted it on Facebook, and the video started going viral. People started sharing and asked me to shoot more videos, and before you know it, I started posting on Instagram.”
At first, Zics was combining comedy with his other endeavours – lecturing, writing, singing, etc., and he didn’t have enough time to post consistently.
When he began making grounds on TikTok, Instagram, and Facebook in 2020, Zics moved to Lagos to face comedy squarely.
As a content creator, Aloma has mentioned that he finds it pretty easy to write scripts. He already has background knowledge in writing and creating, so making new skits comes naturally for him.
Zics Aloma has made great strides in the skits industry, despite relatively being a newcomer. He has worked with many notable comedians and actors in the industry, including the likes of Nedu Wazobia, Broda Shaggi, and Mercy Johnson.
Zics Aloma mentioned in one of his interviews that the major challenges he faces in the industry are accessibility to locations for shooting and privacy.
Zics Aloma’s girlfriend
As of the time of publishing this biography, Zics Aloma has said that he is single and not in any relationship. When asked about it, the young comedian stated that he is too preoccupied to commit to a relationship at this time. That might change soon though because he is well-loved by the ladies.
Zics Aloma’s Net Worth
An estimate of Zics Aloma’s current net worth based on calculated earnings from his income sources puts it at around $120, 000 (over N50 million naira).
Zics Aloma’s social media
- Zics Aloma on Instagram – @zicsaloma
- Zics Aloma on Twitter – @zicsaloma
- Zics Aloma on Facebook – Aloma Isaac Junior
- Zics Aloma’s YouTube channel – Zics Aloma
Other interesting facts about Nigerian comedian Zics Aloma
Zics Aloma is a lover of fitness. He regularly works out to maintain a good physique.