Chukwudike Damian Akuwudike (born 11 May) popularly known as Iamdikeh is a Nigerian-born comedian, actor, and online content creator. He is mostly famous on Instagram where he portrays as “Mama Chinedu”.
He is the elder brother to child actor and comedian Special Nedu.
Early Life and Career
IamDikeh hails from Ezinihite, Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo State, Nigeria.
Iamdikeh started out as a footballer and was initially at “Help the talent academy in Lagos” before later deciding to do comedy after being encouraged by his friends.
IamDikeh obtained his SSCE certificate from Duntro High School in 2016. He proceeded to study cinematography at Pefti Film Institute, Ajao, Lagos State.
IamDikeh before venturing into comedy was a footballer at Help the Talent Acandemy in Lagos.
In 2016, he started making comedy videos just for fun. However, his friends persuaded him to take the career serious.
He started with Papa Boyo as the character while his friends helped him in shooting the videos and editing them.
IamDikeh later dropped Papa Boyo character and picked up Mrs Dikeh. As Mrs Dikeh he often dressed in women attire while playing the role of a Nigerian woman.
He participated in Broda Shaggi‘s #Oyinbosaychallenge and came up as the first runner up.
In 2017, he featured in Josh2Funny‘s comedy skit.
He later brought his younger brother Special Nedu into his comedy skit and changed his name from Mrs Dikeh to Mama Chinedu.
IamDikeh has worked alongside popular Nigerian comedians like Josh2Funny, OkikiDft, Special Nedu and many others.
He is also a musician. He specializes in singing cover of popular Nigerian songs. Some of his cover songs are
- Abule by Patoranking
- Fem by Davido
- Betty Butter
- Duduke by Simi
- The box and many others.
Iamdikeh has worked with many popular figures like Nasty blaq, Don jazzy, Josh2 funny, OkikiDft, Special Nedu and many others.
Iamdikeh is currently single and not in any relationship for now. Iamdikeh is also not married.
Iamdikeh’s net worth as of 2022 is estimated at around $50, 000 – $300, 000.