Zimbabwe’s leading comedian Carl Joshua Ncube last night broke the world record for holding the highest number of comedy shows in a space of seven days.
He performed 31 shows at 31 venues in Zimbabwe and South Africa in a space of seven days to surpass the 10 year old record set by Australian Mark Murphy of 30 shows.
1.Carl has produced an animation titled Nyaminyami which was played at the Harare International Festival of the Arts.
2.In 2010 he staged a one-man demonstration against piracy by staying 7 days in the streets
3.Ncube is also known for his love of food and wanting to share his experiences with other people through his visual channel Carl Can Cook. Giving out tips and recipes Ncube has also released a book that shows the same
4.Carl broke into the Zimbabwean comedy scene with his debut one-man show Carl Joshua Ncube’s BIG ANNOUNCEMENT
5.He is a qualified Gynecology nurse, a qualification he obtained from the London South Bank University (1998 to 2001). Ncube has helped deliver a total of 17 babies.
6.Carl is Married to Nelsy Ncube (nee Mugadza) got married in 2012 and their colourful wedding ceremony took place on an Island called Coco Cay in the Bahamas
7.In 2016 Carl Joshua-Ncube breaks world record for holding the highest number of comedy shows in a space of seven days.He performed 31 shows at 31 venues in Zimbabwe and South Africa