South Africans Doing Great Things

Now you see him - Yasseen Barnes' comedic journey of one-liners

When he was a high school pupil, Yasseen Barnes' jokes were so bad, that his school mates called a bad joke a "Yasseen joke".

Even his teachers started to reference Yasseen's name when they told a bad joke.

This did not stop Barnes from eventually making a name for himself as a serious comedian armed with sharp one-liners.

He spoke to #NightTalk's Lovelyn Nwadeyi about his comedic journey filled with one-liners.

Listen to the conversation below:

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