MTV Base VJ Search
The search has been on for the next Video Jockey winner for two months. A winner has finally emerged in person of Olayinka ‘K’Ola’ Oladiran.
She is a 23 year old from Abeokuta, Ogun State. K’ola was revealed as the winner on Friday, September 23, 2016.
Olayinka Oladiran beat fellow finalists Tomiwa Olorunfemi (23), Tochukwu Onwubiko (21) and 19-year-old twins, Grace and Glory Danbaki after competing with thousands of hopefuls in Lagos, Enugu and Abuja plus online and social media applicants.
The other finalists also went home with contracts and will be representing MTV Base as VJs on new shows coming to the channel.
Olayinka Oladiran will now join Ehiz Okoeguale, popularly known as “Dadaboy Ehiz” on MTV Base’s in-house talent roster, where she will start off presenting ‘Word on the Street” and “Newsish” on MTV Base.
K’Ola, who also walked away with a contract worth N20M, will also get the opportunity to travel around the world with the MTV Base team on a wide range of glittering entertainment events such as the MTV Africa Music Awards Johannesburg 2016, the MTV EMAs, BET Awards, BET Experience Africa, and many other events in the Viacom portfolio.