On his performance for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Godfrey had to explain to his childhood friends in Chicago that he’s African African, not African-American. Although he is American, too. His parents are Nigerian. Let him explain.

Godfrey also has some things to say about the “see something, say something” policy, as well as a solid Obama impersonation (and his impressions of the president, too).

Roll the clip!