20 contestants have been unveiled by the organisers of the Gulder Ultimate Search for this year’s edition.
The organizers revealed that these 20 contestants were carefully selected from the 20,000 applicants and were screened in Abuja, Enugu, and Lagos. The screening process lasted four days.
16 out of the 20 contestants unveiled for the 2021 Gulder Ultimate Search made it to the jungle while the other four serves as wildcards on the show.
Nigerian actor Gideon Okeke, will be the host of this year’s ‘Age of Craftsmanship’ edition while popular actor and alumnus of the show, Kunle Remi, will be the Taskmaster for this.
The 16 contestants who will venture into the jungle are Adewale Adedamola Thompson, Chidinma Okeibe, Damilola Odedina, Emmanuel Nnebe, Estima Edem, Gerald Odeka, Tosin Eniola, Umorean Iniabasi, Jennifer Okorie, Mfom Mikel Essien, Tubuchukwu, and Olayinka Omeya, Omokhafe Racheal, Solomon Yankari, Opeyemi Ishmael, and Orevapghene Godswill.
The four contestants that will pose as wildcards are Samson Abah, Odudu Otu, Shalom Omoikhudu, and Osasere Ogbanile.
However, Okeke indicated that out of these four contestants one of them would leave based on the viewers’ votes.
The voting lines were opened at 12:00 am on Monday and would last 24 hours.