Salvador Makes It To Top 20 Funniest Men In The World

Salvador Makes It To Top 20 Funniest Men In The World

By Serestino Tusingwire

The self-proclaimed ‘Man from Ombokolo’ Patrick Idringi aka Salvador has made it to the top funniest men globally after the first round of voting that  concluded on 2nd October 2016.

The 20 finalist were selected from 88 first contestants from 56 countries. His counterpart Pablo was also inclusive, but couldn’t make it to the top 20.

Using his Facebook page, Salvador thanked all people for their support and wasting resources in his favour.


“Thank you for all your support and burning your MBS to make this Ombokolo man go through to the top 20 finalists of the Funniest Person in the World competition. I say thank you with a big heart.” Salvador said.

He will be travelling to Helsinki, Finland for the final round which is scheduled to take place from December 4 to 10, 2016.

Salvador is the only African comedian that made it to the top 20 funniest men in the world.

According to, the $100,000 (about 330m) grand prize awaits for the winner.

The champion will also become a comedy peace world ambassador.