The popular reality dating show, Hello Mr. Right, sponsored by Bedmate, one of the top furniture companies in Nigeria and produced by StarTimes Nigeria has finally crowned Ataene-Spurgeon Hope and Patrick Nonso Igboanugo as the winner and 1st runner up of the ‘Hello Mr. Right Naija’ reality TV dating game show in Nigeria.
The show, which lasted for 12 weeks and anchored by Big Brother Naija 2017 contestant, Uriel Oputa and comedian/actor, Emma Oh!, was considered as a perfect entertainment show that portrays love, understanding, and togetherness among the contestants.
Speaking at the prize presentation ceremony at the Corporate Head office of StarTimes in Lagos, The Chief Operating Officer of StarTimes Nigeria, Mr. Tunde Aina, noted that: “This is the first season of the show in Nigeria as it enjoys massive viewership in other African countries like; Kenya and Zambia. We want to assure Nigerians that the success of the first season in Nigeria will motivate us to do more yearly and we hope it gets bigger and better.”
Commenting on the initiative, Aina noted that “the show tends to bring out the issues affecting us in choosing a life partner and having a wrong idea of the qualities our partner should possess. This show helps project the insights and open discussions for everyone to learn a thing or two.
“The reality dating show recorded huge success and this is as a result of hard work, commitment and dedication from all parties that have contributed immensely to the show. The result speaks for itself.”
Also speaking at the event, the winners, Patrick and Hope expressed their excitement about the reality show while noting that “the show gave us the opportunity to meet each other and aside from the benefit that comes with winning, we are proud that we found each other and we hope this the newfound relationship takes us to the altar.