Christiana Olufunke Ojumu (born 1998) is a gorgeous model, entrepreneur, and linguist from Nigeria who is widely known as Christy O BBNaija.
She became a reality TV star in 2022 after she joined the Big Brother Naija Show as one of the housemates in its seventh edition.
BBNaija Christy O currently competes to become the Biggest Reality TV personality in Africa, and this comes with a grand prize of 100 million naira.
Nigerian TV Personality
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Christiana Olufunke Ojumu|
|Stage Name:||Christy O|
|Born:||1998 (age 24 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Akure, Ondo State|
|State Of Origin:||Ondo State|
|Parents:||Mr. and Mrs. Ojumu|
|Husband • Spouse:||Not Married|
|Boyfriend • Partner:||Not Disclosed|
|Occupation:||Model • TV Personality|
BBNaija Christy O was born to the Ojumu family in 1998. Her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ojumu named her Christiana Olufunke Ojumu.
She is a Nigerian. She was birthed and raised in the ancient city of Akure, Ondo State, in the country’s Southwest region. Christy O is a Yoruba woman who hails from Ondo State. From a young age, she knew how to speak Yoruba and English fluently. She also knows how to write in both languages.
She comes from a Christian household of four. She has an elder sister named Joyce Ojumu. BBNaija Christy O and her family attended a local church in their community, where she participated actively in the Choir and Drama Units.
BBNaija Christy O studied at top private schools in Akure for her elementary and secondary school education.
She graduated from high school in 2014 after specializing in the Arts department for three years.
Christy O soon gained admission into a prestigious university in Ondo State to study Linguistics. She bagged a Bachelor’s degree after four years of study.
In her teenage years, BBNaija Christy O competed in several beauty contests held in Akure City and other parts of Ondo State. She emerged the winner of some contests, which paved the way for her to start a modeling career.
As an undergraduate, she worked as a commercial model, providing a steady income source for her. She collaborated with photographers, stylists, creative directors, art directors, cinematographers, and makeup artists on several modeling gigs. Christy O worked on projects such as television commercials, fashion shows, beauty photoshoots, social media ads, and music videos.
BBNaija Christy O is multilingual. She developed an interest in languages while still in high school, speaking and writing in multiple languages. She has previously offered her services as a linguist to private and corporate clients.
Christy O has also recorded success in the entrepreneurship field. She runs a cosmetics business called Christie Cosmetics. She operates an online store where she sells cosmetic products to customers across the country.
BBNaija Christy O has nursed the ambition of building a career in the entertainment industry. She decided to achieve her dream by becoming a Reality TV star. In May 2022, she joined thousands of Nigerians to audition for the 7th season of Big Brother Naija. Luck was on Christy O‘s side, and she scaled through the different audition stages to become one of the 24 housemates of the show.
BBNaija Christy O was unveiled as a Big Brother Naija housemate at its opening ceremony on the 23rd of July 2022.
Since BBNaija Christy O was announced as a Big Brother Housemate, her popularity on social media has increased.
She currently has over 27.8k followers on Instagram.
- Instagram handle: @officialchristy_o
- Twitter handle: @iamchristyO
BBNaija Christy O is based in Akure, Ondo State. She lives with her family members in the city. She is a very beautiful young lady and has amassed hundreds of male admirers since she joined Big Brother Naija.
Although she is soft-spoken, she has a friendly character and confidently carries herself.
BBNaija Christy O is currently single, having broken off a serious relationship months ago. She is not married and has no child. She is passionate about being a role model to young girls in society.
Christy O earns a good income by working as a linguist and model and running her cosmetic business.
BBNaija Christy O‘s net worth is estimated to be US$20,000.