Papa Zola


Personal Information
Cikgu Papa
Mathematic Teacher
P.E Teacher
TAPOPS Captain

Biological Information


June 7, 1975


Hair Color

Eye Color

Mama Zila (Wife)
Voiced by
Nizam Razak (Malay, Disney English)
Anas Abdul Aziz (YouTube English)
Nurasyikin Abdul Khalit (Screaming Voice)

Papa Zola is a legendary superhero in his own self-titled television series. He was pulled out of the game into real world when BoBoiBoy and Gopal was warped out.
He has since taken a job working as a teacher at BoBoiBoy's school where he teaches a huge range of subjects in hillarious ways.

— Description from BoBoiBoy Galaxy website

Papa Zola is a character in BoBoiBoy.


Early Life

Young papa zola

Young Papa Zola.

When Zola was young, he apparently was very ambitious. He had wanted to be a lot of things, as seen in a flashback. He had said he wanted to be a superhero, a math teacher, a soccer referee, and a physical education teacher, all of which he seemed to have achieved at the time of his adulthood. It is also briefly stated in What Yaya Says that he had also wanted to be a chef.

Later on in his life, he settled down and got married to Mama Zila.

Original Series

Season 1

In his first appearance, he was first seen in the movie, he gets mad as his enemy the Sleeping Monster, came to Earth which destroys it's beauty. Later he enters to Tok Aba's house at the time BoBoiBoy and Gopal had came out inside the game in Episode 8.  and Gopal mentioned his name, then he finds out that Sleeping Monster also came to the Real World along with Adu Du and Probe and attack BoBoiBoy's friends with the help of Adu Du and Probe.

BoBoiBoy, Gopal and Papa Zola entered Sleeping Monster's dream when Papa Zola and Sleeping Monster was about to fight, but Gopal challenged them to play checkers. As soon as they are playing in the first round, Papa Zola loose because he doesn't know how to play. In the second round he was replaced by Tok Aba, who is good at playing checkers, then he wins. In the third round, Both Tok Aba and Sleeping Monster used their own Powers to win but Sleeping Monster destroyed the checker table and Papa Zola's foot got stuck which make him pass away. Finally BoBoiBoy defeated the monster by using combo moves with the three BoBoiBoys.

Season 2

He failed on some his interview to get a job until once day he get a job as a Math and P.E. teacher in Rintis Island Primary School, which surprised BoBoiBoy and his friends.

Season 3

Papa Zola used Yaya's power to attack Ejo Jo, he chose her powers because the power band was color pink. He entered the game world again to save his wife Mama Zila.

BoBoiBoy Galaxy

Since the events of the movie, Papa Zola has presumably continued his job at Rintis Primary School. He was there when Cici Ko arrived on Earth. Later he decided that he wished to tag along on BoBoiBoy's adventure, stoawaying on their ship when they left.

Papa Zola later was promoted to TAPOPS Captain, after he managed to defeat a space mosquito from hurting BoBoiBoy, officially joining the team on their adventures.

Skills and Abilities



Papa Zola does not have any supernatural abilities given to him, like BoBoiBoy and his friends, but he does seem to be physically rather strong. He is strong enough to lift BoBoiBoy with ease.

He likes to announce his 'moves' with gusto, even though they might not have that much of an impact. Some of which include, but not limited to:


Although temporary, Papa Zola utilizes Yaya's Power Band and has the temporary Gravitational abilities that Yaya had in Season 3; however, he later returned them.


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  • His superhero-like outfit might be inspiring from popular superhero from DC Comics Superman.
  • Although Papa Zola failed in his interviews, it is still unknown how he is accepted by the Principal of Rintis Island Primary School to be a teacher.
  • He has his own book named The 1001 Interview Mistakes, which tell why he always failed in the interview to get a job.
  • He also appeared in the Papa Zola Comic where he encountered the Crooked Monster.
    Sweet Seventeen!

    Sweet Seventeen!

  • Aside from Gopal, Probe is also a fan of Papa Zola, he bought Papa Zola 5 video game. His sleeping hat also have a head of Papa Zola hanged on it.

    Probe's sleeping hat with Papa Zola's head on it

  • According to Season 2, Episode 11, date time is February 25, 2013. It could be that his age is 37 years old, 18 months and 8 days, and his birthday is June 7, 1975, so he's the only character in the series who has a complete age.
  • His only weakness is cannot play checkers.
  • He is the second character that can yell like a girl as seen in Season 2, Episode 12. The first is Fang in Season 2, Episode 8, the third is Iwan while the fourth is Adu Du in Season 3, Episode 5, Nurasyikin Abdul Khalit provided his screaming voice.
  • His hobby is taking selfies as seen in BoBoiBoy: The Movie.
  • In BoBoiBoy Galaxy Episode 7, he claims himself as the Kampung Champion in card duels.


See Also

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The Series | What Yaya Says | BoBoiBoy: The Movie | BoBoiBoy Galaxy | BoBoiBoy: The Movie 2


Original characters: BoBoiBoy | Yaya Yah | Ying | Gopal Kumar | Fang | Ochobot | Tok Aba | Adu Du | Probe | Computer | Papa Zola | Bago Go | Ejo Jo | BoBoiBoy Lightning | BoBoiBoy Wind | BoBoiBoy Earth | BoBoiBoy Fire | BoBoiBoy Water | BoBoiBoy Thunderstorm | BoBoiBoy Cyclone | BoBoiBoy Earthquake | Mr. Kumar | Azroy | Bago Go's Son | Big Cocoa | BoBoiBot | Canteen Lady | Captain Munch | Detective Conon | Five Scammer Commanders | Ibu Bu | Jaja Bear | Mama Zila | Megabot Scambot | Mr.Alebi | Mukalakus | Old Lady | Onion Monster | Pak Senin Koboi | PETAI | Postman | Ravi J. Jambul | Robolabolabolabolabot Super King | SampahBot | Sasha | Shield Monster | Sleeping Monster | Tauke | Teacher Timi | The Emperor | Wahid | Wak Baga Ga | Bagi Gi | Bagu Gu | Tom | BoBoiBoy's Father | Captain Kaizo | Lahap | BoBoiBoy's Gang | Team Kaizo
Movie characters: Bora Ra | Cici Ko | Gaga Naz | Kiki Ta | Klamkabot | Yoyo Oo | Tengkotak | Jero-Jero | BoBoiBoy Blaze | BoBoiBoy Ice | BoBoiBoy Solar | BoBoiBoy Thorn | Power Spheres
BoBoiBoy Galaxy characters: MotoBot | TAPOPS | Space Pirates | Cattus | BellBot | Captain Separo | HookaBot | Jokertu | CardBot | Waibi | BoBoiBoy Leaf | BoBoiBoy Light | Tarung | FireBot | Sai | Shielda | BalloonBot | CementBot | MelonBot | GigiBot | InviBot | Panto | Jugglenaut | Bad Dudes | TargetBot | NoseBot | TrophyBot | LoopBot | Mrs. Wawa | Aunty Yang | The Bikembars | Roktaroka


Season One: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 | Episode 5 | Episode 6 | Episode 7 | Episode 8 | Episode 9 | Episode 10 | Episode 11 | Episode 12 | Episode 13 | Extended Finale
Season Two: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 | Episode 5 | Episode 6 | Episode 7 | Episode 8 | Episode 9 | Episode 10 | Episode 11 | Episode 12 | Episode 13
Season Three: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 | Episode 5 | Episode 6 | Episode 7 | Episode 8 | Episode 9 | Episode 10 | Episode 11 | Episode 12 | Episode 13 | Episode 14 | Episode 15 | Episode 16 | Episode 17 | Episode 18 | Episode 19 | Episode 20 | Episode 21 | Episode 22 | Episode 23 | Episode 24 | Episode 25 | Episode 26
BoBoiBoy Galaxy: Episode 1 | Episode 2 | Episode 3 | Episode 4 | Episode 5 | Episode 6 | Episode 7 | Episode 8 | Episode 9 | Episode 10 | Episode 11 | Episode 12 | Episode 13 | Episode 14 | Episode 15 | Episode 16 | Episode 17


Rintis Island | Tok Aba and BoBoiBoy's Cocoa Shop | Tok Aba's House | Rintis Island Primary School | Adu Du's Hiding Box | The Haunted House | Pak Senin Koboi's Alley | Rintis Railway Station | Ata Ta Tiga | Yah's House | Ying's House | Kumar's House | Rintis Island Police Station | Rintis Island Park | Rintis Island Post Office | Toy Shop | Grocery Shop | The Floating Island | Gurunda | Dargha'ya | Volcania | Planet Circus


BoBoiBoy Our Superhero | Hang on Tight | BoBoiBoy International Trailer | Mister Boss and Probe | Suasana Di Hari Raya | BuBaDiBaKo | Jagalah Bumi | Bangkit Anak Muda! | Masih Di Sini | Di Bawah Langit Yang Sama | Dunia Baru | TAPOPS Theme Song

Games and Apps

BoBoiBoy: Adu Du Attacks! | BoBoiBoy: Photosticker | BoBoiBoy Super Kick | BoBoiBoy: Puzzle Clash | BoBoiBoy: Ejo Jo Attacks | BoBoiBoy: Bounce & Blast | BoBoiBoy: Power Spheres | BoBoiBoy Galactic Heroes

See Also

Animonsta Studios | Movie Animation Park Studios