Sunday, 27 January 2013
AND THE MTV VJ WINNER IS ... EHIZOJIA “EHIZ” OKOEGUALE
Ehizojia “Ehiz” Okoeguale (@SpecialSlim) has emerged winner of the MTV Base VJ Search – Nigeria.
The 25 year old beat runners up Ada Ogunkeye (@Folustorms) and Kemi Owatemi (@SsmallzZ) to win the grand prize – a job contract with MTV Base worth 10 million Naira, and a brand new car!
Ehiz who gave an outstanding presentation during the final stages of the competition could not contain his joy when he was announced the winner of the MTV VJ Search competition. Sharing his joy with his parents, received a prayer from his father as he presented the car to him.
Speaking after the Grand Finale, a delighted Ehiz expressed his joy, “I feel great, happy, speechless, everything in one... I don't know what to say. All I can say is: I'm not lucky, I'm blessed!”
Commenting on behalf of MTV Base, Alex Okosi, Senior Vice President; Managing Director, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa said, “It is very exciting to welcome Ehiz on board – he was a standout contestant, combining great on-air presence with a fun personality and distinctive personal style. Ehiz has exactly what it takes to be a great MTV Base VJ and we are confident that he is going to be a great representative for our brand.”
Tune into the Grand Finale of the MTV Base VJ Search – Nigeria on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) on Tuesday 29 January at 18:30 WAT.