Ehizojie Okoeguale, 30, or Ehiz as most people know him is one of the leading Tv presenters in Nigeria. He is also known as a model, and MTV Base’s most popular Video Jockey (VJ).
Ehiz was born on June 5th 1987 to Engineer Thomas Okoeguale and Mrs Catherine Okoeguale in Lagos and was also raised in the same city where he completed both his primary and secondary education. After completing his West African Senior School Certificate, he gained admission to University of Benin and later, Leadcity University, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering; he graduated in 2011.
In 2013, he proceeded to contest for the MTV Base VJ Search where he beat two other candidates to the first prize of a 10 million Naira contract. Ehiz admits that he polished his presenting skills and bubbly personality through years of hosting social events in secondary school.
Currently, he is the host for Naija Top 10 and has hosted other shows in the past such as Ridiculousness Africa, Phyno Fest, Word on the Street and many more. He has interviewed celebrities such as Yemi Alade, 2Baba, Davido, Tiwa Savage, Wizkid and among others.
He won the City People’s Music awards for the VJ of the year category in 2015 but has received nominations for the same category between then and now. In 2016, he won Nigerian Broadcasters Merit Award for Most Promising Young Presenter (TV/Radio). He was also rated in the 100 Most Influential Young Nigerians poll and He was listed among the 100 Most Influential Young Africans by Africa Youth Awards in 2017.