Aki and Pawpaw are timeless legendary characters from Nollywood and this two have put smile on our faces countless time till date. It is no doubt that they're highly talented actors.
However, some think Aki and Pawpaw are dwarfs which is not correct because they are not dwarfs. Currently Chinedu Ikedieze is 43-year-old while Osita Iheme is 38-year-old.
They are in their sizes known as Pinchomics, or better still, midgets but not dwarfs. Their nature makes them appear as kids, which they are really not.
Midget is a derogatory name for a person who is unusually small but well-proportioned. The term has given way to the more favorable "little person." Little people (or midgets) do not suffer from the same bone and joint problems as people with dwarfism. They grow normally, but do not exceed 58 inches in height.
Therefore, Aki and Pawpaw are not dwarfs but midget. Dwarf refers to a person with one of several varieties of a specific genetic condition called dwarfism. A dwarf has disproportion of body parts. This is generally caused by a genetic or nutritional disability.
Aki and Pawpaw are midgets. The main difference between a midget and a dwarf is that a midget has normal bodily proportions like both of them.