Yeka Onka Wins First Nigerian Idol

26 year old Onyeka Gilbert popularly known as Yeka Onka has been announced as the winner of the first ever Nigerian Idol, which was concluded on March 27, 2011.

After being announced winner, Yeka Onka said ‘I am really excited for this, it took me a while to get to this point, I was rejected in Enugu and Abuja, before I came down to Lagos and then I got the golden ticket. I loved the experience, all through the six months, And now here I am walking away with the grand prize’
‘I just want to say that Naomi too deserved to win this competition, she’s my friend and I love her’

She went away with 7.5 Million Naira, a brand new car and a Sony entertainment center.

Talented Naomi Mac, Nigerian Idols 1st runner up went away with 1.5 Million Naira, a blackberry, Ipad, Ipod, standing fridge and many other things.