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Progress wins Nigeria Idol Season 7, gets grand price worth ₦100m

Nigerian Idol Season 7 has finally come to an end with Progress emerging the winner after a tight battle with Zadok.

This was pronounced at the Grand Finale which was broadcast across Africa Magic stations on Sunday.

The show’s host, IK Osakioduwa, announced Progress as the winner for the grand prize worth ₦100 million.

At the finale, D’banj and Simi, who were also judges for the show, performed on stage and thrilled the audience.

D’banj had a performance with the 2 finalists, while the season 6 winner, Kingdom Kroseide, performed with the other 10 finalists.

As the winner of the competition, Progress goes home with a cash prize of ₦30 million, a brand new SUV, a Bigi-branded refrigerator and a year’s supply of Bigi drinks.

As winner, Progress will also get to record an Extended Play album produced by a leading music producer in Nigeria and a music video, a weekend getaway from TravelBeta, and a DStv Explora fully installed with a 12 months premium subscription.

The Nigerian Idol, which had; Obi Asika, Simi, D’Banj and Omawumi as judges was a keenly contested competition with attracted millions of viewership.

The final week garnered about 45 million votes to determine the eventual winner, which was eventually Progress.

Writing by Muzha Kucha