The 9th edition of Nigeria’s longest-running, 100% local content, reality TV programme, Gulder Ultimate Search (GUS) which kicked off on 20th October 2012 is hosted by Usaka hills and forest in Akwa- Ibom State has Chidi Mokeme as the anchorman after a 7 year absence from the show.
The three past champions – Dominic Mudabai (2004), Michael Nwachukwu, (2005) and Christopher Okagbue (2007) act as Gatekeepers’
Here are the contestants for the mouth watering cash prize of N9million among other exciting prizes at stake:
OGBUEFI MICHAEL: 24 years old, from Anambra State, has a Bachelor’s degree in Human Physiology from the University of Port Harcourt. This young man believes that whatever won’t kill him will only make him stronger. His ambition is to become the first Ibo man to become the president of Nigeria.
OJEZELE PASCHAL ERONMOSE: 24 years from Edo State and currently a final year student of applied mathematics, University of Benin. Eclectic and loves adventure, he is an avid reader and has a blog that deals on issues relating to today’s youth.
ADAH ULEH JAMES: 25 years old, from Benue State and a graduate of Physics, Benue State University. His ambition is to become a renowned motivational speaker and a super model. He also plans to own a multinational marketing communications agency in future.
KOFYA BROWN: 25 years old, from Cross River State and currently studying computer science at the University of Benin. Like every Calabar woman she loves cooking. She is also a model and an artiste. Her best friend is her seven years old daughter whom she loves very dearly.
EZEH PRISCILLIA: 24 years old, from Enugu State and currently an undergraduate, studying History and Diplomatic studies at the University of Abuja. Her ambition is to become a top Actress.
UZOMA OLUCHI OSIMPKA: 27 years old from Abia State and a graduate of Education Economics from Abia State University. She is a top actress and an entrepreneur. She currently stars in Tinsel, About to wed and a long list of TV soaps. Uzor says she loves fashion but she is not a prisoner to it.
UJAM CHUKWUNONSO EMMANUEL: 26 years old, from Enugu State and currently studying sociology at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. Ujam is an Artist and has starred in many movies. Ujam says children are his inspiration.
OJUEROMI AYO: 22 years old from Ondo State and currently a student of the Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Lagos. Her ambition is to become a great presenter and start a programme of her own that will reach millions of people around the globe.
UDODI ONYINYECHUKWU PRISCILLIA: 23 years old from Anambra State and a graduate of the University of Nigeria Nsukka. She is a model and a onetime face of Anambra State. She loves teaching and in her spare time she works as a private tutor.
IFET INIOBONG: 26 years old, from Mbrit -Itam in Itu Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State.He is a graduate of Petroleum and Gas Engineering, University of Lagos and he is currently a youth corps member serving our dear country in Benue State. Ifet grew up wanting to become a naval officer. Ifet laughs a lot and believes that laughter is the music of the soul and one of the keys to a youthful look.
You can catch all the action 10pm daily on these stations: AIT, AFRICA MAGIC WORLD, AKTC, REALSTAR TV AND ITV.