Chinenyenwa “Chichi” Desire Okoebor (born January 9, 2000) is a proficient model and dancer from Nigeria.
The Lagos-born creative is widely known by the nickname Chichi BBNaija. She is a reality TV star on the Big Brother Naija Show.
BBNaija Chichi became a household name after she was announced as one of the 26 housemates in the 7th season of the Reality TV show.
Nigerian TV Personality
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Chinenyenwa Desire Okoebor|
|Born:||9 January 2000 (age 22 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos, Nigeria|
|State Of Origin:||Edo State|
|Parents:||Mr. and Mrs. Edobor|
|Husband • Spouse:||Not Married|
|Boyfriend • Partner:||Not Disclosed|
|Occupation:||Model • Reality TV Personality|
BBNaija Chichi was born on the 9th of January 2000 to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Edobor. Her parents named her Chinenyenwa Desire Okoebor. The name, Chinenyenwa is an Igbo word that means, “God Is The Giver Of A Child.”
She has both Edo and Igbo roots. She speaks Bini dialect and Igbo language fluently. She was born and raised in the city of Lagos. Chichi studied at public-owned schools in Lagos for her primary and secondary school education. She was unable to pursue a university education due to financial limitations.
BBNaija Chichi grew up residing in the mainland axis of Lagos State. She is a gifted dancer and spent her childhood and teenage years honing her talent. Growing up, she competed in many dance contests, thrilling hundreds of audiences and winning prizes at the same time.
BBNaija Chichi is a professional model. She joined the modeling industry after graduating from high school. Over the years, she amassed experience to become one of the leading commercial models in Mainland Lagos.
Chichi has worked with a host of brands and creatives across industries ranging from fashion, music, food, and hospitality to nightlife. She has built a name for herself as a diligent model who can help brands tell stories through imagery.
In the early days of her career as a model, BBNaija Chichi worked as a stripper on the side. She worked with some selected clubs in Lekki and Victoria Island. She did this to supplement the income generated by her modeling gigs.
Since 2020, Chichi has dreamt of becoming a contestant in the Big Brother Naija Reality Show. Her dream came to fulfillment in 2022 after she scaled through different selection stages to emerge as one of the 26 housemates on the show. BBNaija Chichi is currently competing to become the biggest Reality TV Star in Nigeria, and if she succeeds, she will go home with a grand prize of 100 million naira.
BBNaija Chichi‘s social media presence has waxed strong since joining the Big Brother reality show.
She currently has over 82.3k followers on Instagram.
- Instagram handle: @itschichiofficial
- Facebook handle: @Chichi
- Twitter handle: @chichiofficiall
BBNaija Chichi is a gorgeous young lady with a fair-skinned complexion. She is currently 22 years old. She is based in Lagos City and resides in a highbrow neighborhood in Lekki.
The reality TV star loves swimming, dancing, and traveling. She has visited over a dozen cities in Africa and Europe in the past twenty-four months. Before moving into the Big Brother House, she decided to venture into the culinary profession and now works as a chef. She is a hired chef for a leading hotel in Nigeria.
Chichi is currently single; no boyfriend. She is not married and has no child. She has revealed that she had a difficult childhood. However, she has moved past the experience to build the life of her dreams.
BBNaija Chichi fanbase is called Champs. She loves good tattoos and has different images tattooed on her body.
Chichi has built a sustainable income stream from working as a model and chef.
BBNaija Chichi‘s net worth is estimated to be US$15,000.