11 Winners Of Gulder Ultimate Search In The Past
Fans and viewers of popular reality TV show, Gulder Ultimate Search were last week excited as the organisers announced the return of the show.
The show, which held for 11 seasons, captivated viewers and kept everyone glued to their TV screens.
The last edition of the survival reality show held in 2014.
16 of the 18 contestants for season 12, were unveiled at the selection party on Sunday night in Lagos.
Here are 11 past winners of Gulder Ultimate Search:
1. Ugo Egwuagwu
Ugo Egwuagwu made history as the first winner of the first-ever GUS which took place on the Snake Island in Lagos State in 2004. He took home the Star Prize of N3million. Egwuagwu is an actor and a businessman, starring in Ultimate Warrior and Royal Castle.
2. Lucan Chambliss
The second installment of GUS tagged “The Lost Helmet of General Maxmllian” held in Obudu Hills, Calabar Cross River. Lucan Chambliss emerged victorious and took home the star prize of N5million.
3. Hector Joberteh
Hector Joberteh won the third edition of the GUS and took home the grand prize of N5million and a Ford Explorer SUV. Hector was unfortunately shot dead at his apartment in Lagos on the morning of September 3, 2017.
4. Dominic Mudabai
Dominic Mudabai won the fourth edition of the show tagged “the Search of the olden Age”. Since winning, Mudabai has appeared in numerous ads with brands such as MTN, Etisalat, Gulder, Stanbic IBTC Pensions, Honeywell, YO’ Yoghurt and Interswitch. He also founded Wung Fitness, a fitness, health and wellness company.
5. Michael Nwanchukwu
In the fifth season of the show, Michael Nwanchukwu found ‘The Lost Chronicle’ and exchanged it for the 5 million naira and a brand new SUV. Since winning, he has appeared as a “gatekeeper” in other seasons of the show.
6. Uche Nwaezeapu
The sixth edition of the GUS held in Omodo Forest of Aagba in Osun State and ‘The Horn of Valour’ was founded by Uche Nwaezeapu. Nwaezeapu married Lauren Agokei in 2018.
7. Kunle Remi
kunle Remi became the “Ultimate Hero in the seventh edition of the reality show, held in Omo Forest, Ogun State. Since winning, Remi has graduated from the New York Film Academy and appeared in several movies and tv shows, most notably Tinsel and Falling.
8. Chris Okagbue
Chris Okagbue won season 8 of the GUS, tagged “The Contest of Champions”. After the show, Okagbue has been a presenter, as well as appeared in movies and tv shows, including Tinsel, Secrets and Scandals, A Wish, and the critically acclaimed Lotanna.
9. Paschal Eronmose Ojezele
Paschal Eronmose Ojezele found “The Gatekeeper’s Fortune” and went home with N9 million grand prize, N500,000 swagger allowance and a brand new 2012 SUV.
10. Dennis Okike
In the forest of Usaka, Akwa Ibom, Dennis Okike found ‘The Tenth Symbol’ and became the winner of the tenth edition. He exchanged the symbol for the 10 million naira and a brand new Mitsubishi Pajero. Since winning, Okike has appeared in movies including Malaysia Boy.
11. Chinedu Ubachukwu
GUS 11 was held in Aguleri forest in Anambra state, where ‘The General’s Helmet’ was found by Chinedu Ubachukwu. He was rewarded with 10 million naira and a brand new Ford Explorer car.