Victory Gbakara Wins 2023 Nigerian Idol Competition, Receives ₦‎35 million & other Prizes

Victory Gbakara Wins 2023 Nigerian Idol Competition, Receives ₦‎35 million & other Prizes

Congratulations to Victory Gbakara for being announced as the winner of the eighth edition of Nigerian Idol, the country’s most-watched singing competition. This season, which began airing on DStv and GOtv on April 23, featured over 10,000 auditioners, eventually narrowing down to the top 10 contestants. Victory’s remarkable performances throughout the competition impressed the judges and the audience.

Victory Gbakara Wins Nigerian Idol

As the winner, Victory will receive an incredible grand prize that includes

  • ₦‎35 million in cash
  • brand new SUV
  • Bigi Refrigerator
  • a year’s supply of Bigi soft drink
  • an allexpense paid trip courtesy of Tecno
  • a music record deal from a reputable label with a video shoot
  • a year’s supply of WAW detergent
  • a fully installed DStv Explora with one year of Premium subscription.

This prize package not only recognizes Victorys talent but also provides support and opportunities to kick-start his music career.

Victory now joins the esteemed group of Nigerian Idol winners, including Kingdom Kroseide, who won in 2021, and Progress Chukwuyem, the winner of the previous year’s edition. The judges, including Obi-Asika, expressed their pride in witnessing Victory’s growth and his eventual triumph in the competition.

The 2023 edition of Nigerian Idol, hosted by popular media personality IK Osakioduwa, featured three judges: music executive Obi Asika, singer-songwriter Simi, and award-winning artist Dbanj. Since its inception in 2011, Nigerian Idol has served as a platform to launch the music careers of talented singers in Nigeria, propelling them towards fame and commercial success.

Victory expressed his gratitude to the show’s organizers and fans for the opportunity and support he received throughout his journey. The Head of Content and West Africa Channels at Multichoice,

Overall, Victory’s win symbolizes the culmination of his hard work, talent, and determination. Nigerian Idol continues to be a significant force in the Nigerian music industry, showcasing exceptional talent and contributing to the growth and success of aspiring artists in the country.

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9 months ago

Lovely to see, congrats to him and kudos to all the brand who sponsored this.

9 months ago

Wow, these goodies are really mind blowing, an all expense paid trip by TECNO? That’s awesome, congrats to him.