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Meet 16 Gulder Ultimate Search contestants out of over 20,000 applicants



Gulder Ultimate Search 2021 contestants
The unveiling of Gulder Ultimate Search 2021 contestants

After seven years of hiatus, Gulder Ultimate Search will make its much-awaited return to screens with the unveiling of contestants for the 2021 season unveiled  on Sunday evening, September 26, 2021, and fans are in high spirits as they anticipate the reveal.

Gulder Ultimate Search 2021 contestants (2)

Guests at the unveiling of Gulder Ultimate Search 2021 contestants

The contestants reveal for Gulder Ultimate Search – GUS 12 – ‘The Age of Craftsmanship’ held at a selection party in Lagos.

Organisers say more than 20,000 applicants registered for the show via the GUS portal.

They were whittled down to 20 finalists after the regional screenings held in Enugu, Lagos and Abuja and the Sea School screening in Lagos.

The screening committee will select 16 contestants from the 20 finalists, while the public will vote two to join them.

Gulder Ultimate Search returns after a seven-year hiatus, and fans went wild with comments when organisers announced its return on September 1, 2021.

Fans and past Gulder Ultimate Search winners reacting to the much-anticipated unveil on social media said, “Can’t wait! Looking forward to it!”

Kunle Remi, a Nollywood actor and GUS 2010 winner, was on ground at the event

GUS 12 will air on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv channel 151), Africa Magic Urban (DStv channel 153) and Africa Magic Family (DStv channel 154 & GOtv channel 2) on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 pm till 9 pm.

The survival reality show first hit the airwaves in 2004 and ran for 11 seasons before going off-air in 2014.

The show borders on the survival instincts of contestants who will be in a camp to struggle against themselves and nature in their search for the hidden treasure that brings to the last person standing instant fame and fortune.

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Let’s show you brief profile of the 16 Gulder Ultimate Search contestants in no particular order:


1. Damola Johnson

GUS Contestant - Damola Johnson

Age: 26

State of Origin: Lagos

Hobbies: Football and Swimming

Film director, media executive and writer.

2. Mfon Mikel Esin
Gulder Ultimate Search - Mfon Mikel Esin

Freelance writer and model

Age: 27

State Of Origin: Akwa Ibom

Hobbies :Swimming, Reading and Travelling

3. Iniabasi Umoren

GUS Contestant

Iniabasi Umoren

Singer and music producer.

Age: 26 Years

State Of Origin: Akwa Ibom

Hobbies : Swimming and Playing Video Games


4. Samson Onoja Abah

Gulder Ultimate Search contestant

Samson Onoja Abah


Age: 25

State of Origin: Benue

Hobbies : Photography, Swimming and Calisthenics.

5. Gerald Odeka

GUS Contestant

Gerald Odeka


Age: 35

State Of Origin: Delta

Hobbies : Singing, Playing Video Games and Travelling

6. Samuel Ishmael

Gulder Ultimate Search contestant

Samuel Ishmael

IT expert

Age: 35

State Of Origin: Ogun

Hobbies : Travelling, Video Games, Adventure

7. Tobechukwu Okoye

Gulder Ultimate Search contestant

Tobechukwu Okoye


Age: 26


State Of Origin: Anambra

Hobbies : Football & Dancing

8. Emmanuel Nnebe

GUS Contestant

Emmanuel Nnebe

Paralegal, Model and Actor

Age:  29

State Of Origin: Anambra

Hobbies : Swimming, Writing, Dancing

9. Jennifer Okorie

GUS Contestant

Jennifer Okorie


Age: 22

State Of Origin: Abia

Hobbies : Singing, Dancing & Sports

10. Chidimma Okeibe

GUS Contestant

Chidimma Okeibe

Project Assistant

Age: 29

State Of Origin: Imo


Hobbies : Swimming & Adventure

11. Omokhafe Bello

Gulder Ultimate Search

Omokhafe Bello

Realtor and Entrepreneur

Age: 34

State Of Origin: Edo

Hobbies : Travelling, Swimming, Cooking and Singing

12. Esitima Edem

GUS Contestant - Esitima Edem

Esitima Edem


Age: 24

State Of Origin: Akwa Ibom

Hobbies : Cooking, Swimming and Working Out

13. Godswill Oboh
GUS Contestant - Godswill Oboh


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Age: 25

State Of Origin: Delta

Hobbies : Adventure and Swimming


14. Olayinka Omoya

Gulder Ultimate Search - Olayinka Omoya

Olayinka Omoya

Music Artiste

Age: 26

State of Origin: Ekiti

Hobbies: Singing, Swimming and Dancing

15. Damilola Odedina

GUS Contestant

Damilola Odedina

Cinematographer and Video Editor

Age: 25

State of Origin: Ogun

Hobbies : Volunteering, Swimming and playing football

16. Solomon Yankari

Gulder Ultimate Search contestant

Solomon YankariSolomon Yankari

Fitness Instructor

Age: 26

State of Origin: Bauchi

Hobbies : Swimming, Hiking and Fitness

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