Emuobonuvie “Neo” Akpofure, 26, popularly known as Neo, is the original Delta State pilot and pilot. He is one of the housemates of the Lockdown edition of season 5 of Africa’s biggest reality TV show Big Brother Naija in 2020.
Although he describes himself as funny, easy-going, caring, and intelligent, he won’t hesitate to be an Indaboski Bahose when it comes to harassment and inequality issues.
Newly baked Emuobonuvie Akpofure is a housemate for this year’s BBNaija Lockdown edition. Hearty, intelligent, and witty as he describes himself, he is originally from Delta State, Nigeria, and currently lives in Lagos. He is 26 years old.
Full Name – Emuobonuvie Neo Akpofure
Age – 26
Year of Birth – 1994
Sex – Male
Marital Status – Single
Height – 6″4
State of Origin – Delta State
Place of Residence – Lagos
Career – Uber driver, now a reality TV star
Coming from a polygamous family, Neo has more than 20 siblings because his father married several women. His father, who was later separated from Neo’s mother, is a SAN, and Neo’s mother is a prison warder. According to Neo, he grew up in a prison environment.
Neo grew up in a polygamous family with over 20 children. His father, SAN, married several husbands and was later separated from Neo’s mother. Neo has many brothers who are lawyers. Neo’s mother, whom the 26-year-old reality TV star admitted to being dearly loved, was a prison warden. Neo said he grew up in prison while living with his mother.
He received his primary and secondary education in Delta State.
Neo is a ride-hailing app driver. Neo worked with the Uber sharing app as a pre-audition driver and was selected to appear on the Big Brother Naija season show.
Neo says been picked as one of the 20 housemates to feature on the BBNaija season 5 reality show is one of the best times of his life.
According to Neo, his greatest achievement was when he won 500,000 naira in a talent competition.
Neo says he is single and is not currently connected with any girl or partner. Neo is not married or is dating her. At BBNaija, however, Neo has developed a new relationship with a housemate named Vee.
Facts about Neo
Neo revealed he was born in a car. According to him, his mother worked hard in the vehicle and gave birth to him. Neo said,
“I was born in a car. My mother was a prison warden, and I had to sleep in prison growing up.”
Neo was also very open to love for his mother, who raised him only after her separation from Neo’s father. With his general introduction to BBNaija, Neo said that he loved his mother so much and that this strength taught him to respect women a lot.
#TheNeoTribe we’re very very grateful for your never ending support and love for Neo. Week after week you’ve fought to keep him in the house, the last week was no different.
— Official NEO #BBNaija (@Neo_Akpofure1) August 16, 2020