Emuobonuvie Akpofure popularly known as “Neo” is a 26 years old Ride-hailing app driver from Delta State. Neo was one of the housemates in the Lockdown season 5 2020 edition of Africa biggest reality TV show Big Brother Naija.
Neo describes himself as a fun, tolerant, loving, and smart person, he won’t hesitate to be Indaboski Bahose when it comes to issues concerning bullying and inequality.
Neo BBNaija 2020 Housemate Biography
|Full Name||Emuobonuvie Akpofure|
|Age||26 Years Old|
|Birthday||17 May 1994|
|Place of Origin||Delta State|
|Place of Residence||Abuja|
|Occupation||Ride Hailing App Driver|
Neo was raised in a polygamous home of over 20 children. His father, a SAN, had married several wives and was later separated from Neo’s mother. Neo has many siblings who are lawyers. Neo’s mother, whom the 26-year-old reality star has admitted being very fond of, was a prison warden. Neo said he grew up in a prison setting while living with his mom.
Neo worked with the ride-hailing app Uber as a driver before he auditioned and was selected to participate in the Big Brother Naija Season 5 show.
Though the 26-year-old housemate admitted he made ends meet as an Uber driver, there is close to zero chance that Neo BBN will go back to his former job as an Uber driver after the show.
BBNaija Neo disclosed he was born in a car. According to him, his mother entered labour in a vehicle and gave birth to him in a car. Neo said: “I was born in a car. My mum was a prison warden and I had to sleep in the prison while growing up.”
Neo has also been very open about his love for his mother who raised him alone after she was separated from Neo’s father. Neo told his co-BBNaija housemates during their general introductions that he loves his mum so much and that her strength had taught him to respect women a lot.
Meet Emuobonuvie Akpofure – Neo
Neo BBNaija Net Worth
Emuobonuvie Akpofure is one of the most successful Big Brother Naija 2020 (Season 5) housemates. Neo’s net worth is estimated to be $50,000.