|Created by||Yinka Ogun|
|Written by||Yinka Ogun |
|Directed by|| Tope Oshin Ogun (2008 - 2013) |
Alex Mouth (2008 - 2010; 2012 - 2014)
Efe Aiyeteni (2008 - 2009 )
John Njamah (2008 - 2009 )
Victor Aghahowa (2010 - 2014 )
Ben Chiadika (2012 - )
George Sunom Kura (2012 - )
Tolu Ajayi (2009 - 2010)
|Starring|| Victor Olaotan |
Abbbbiola Segun Williams
Samuel Abiola Robinson
|Country of origin||Nigeria|
|No. of seasons||13|
|No. of episodes||3017 as of 15 Feb 2021|
|Executive producer||Jaiye Ojo|
|Producers|| Rogers Ofime |
|Production locations||Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria|
|Running time||25 minutes|
|Original release||1 August 2008 –|
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It airs on AM Urban and AM Family.
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