Chinenyenwa “Chichi” Desire Okoebor, a model and dancer from Nigeria, was born on January 9, 2000.
Chichi is well-known throughout Nigeria for her role on the Big Brother Naija Show. She was born in Lagos, and her nickname originated there. Chichi gained widespread recognition after it was announced that she would be one of the 28 housemates in the seventh season of the BBNaija reality TV show.
Mr. and Mrs. Edobor welcomed Chinenyenwa Desire Okoebor on January 9, 2000. Chinenyenwa is an Igbo word that translates to “God is the giver of a child.” She was born in Lagos, Nigeria, and has Edo and Igbo ancestry. Chinenyenwa is fluent in both the Igbo Bini dialect and English. Chichi received her primary and secondary education from public schools in Lagos. She was unable to attend college due to financial constraints.
Chichi was raised in mainland Lagos State, Nigeria. She spent her childhood and adolescence competing in numerous dance competitions, thrilling hundreds of spectators at a time and winning numerous prizes. She entered the modeling industry following her high school graduation. She spent years gaining experience in the industry before becoming one of the top commercial models in Lagos. Currently, Chichi is a professional model.
Chichi has collaborated with brands and artists from various industries, including the food, music, fashion, and nightlife sectors. She is a well-known hardworking model whose photographs can assist in telling a brand’s story. Chichi began her modeling career as an exotic dancer. She worked in upscale clubs on Victoria Island and Lekki. She was one of the first supermodels in Nigeria and did this to supplement her modeling income.
Since 2020, Chichi has yearned to be a contestant on Big Brother Naija. In 2022, she finally became one of the 28 housemates on the BBNaija show as a result of her arduous efforts to be selected at various stages. Chichi is attempting to become Nigeria’s most popular Reality TV star. Her dream will be realized if she wins the grand prize of 100 million naira.
Chichi resides in a pleasant neighborhood in Lekki City and has fair skin. Traveling, swimming, and dancing are her favorite activities. Chichi is a well-known reality television star. She has visited more than a dozen cities in Europe and Africa over the past two years. Before entering the Big Brother House, she planned to work as a chef in a Nigerian hotel. A leading hotel in the city employed her as a chef.
Chichi has not married and has no children. Currently, she is single. Chichi had a difficult upbringing, but she has moved on and is now living the life she desires.
Since appearing on the reality television programme BBNaija, Chichi’s social media popularity has skyrocketed. Her supporters are referred to as Champs, and she adores tattoos. She has received numerous tattoos. Chichi has a Twitter account (@chichiofficiall), a Facebook page (@Chichi), and over 82,300 Instagram followers (@itschichiofficial).
As a model and chef, Chichi maintains a stable income. It is estimated that her net worth is around $15,000.