Mike Olayemi Edwards is part Nigerian, from Lagos state, who was born and lives in Manchester, United Kingdom; he is a professional athlete known in the UK and Nigeria for his skills in High Jump and when he is not competing for a medal in the track and field sport, he runs his male grooming and Cigar company, ‘Aireyys’ (Britain’s first black-owned Cigar line).
Mike Edward Biography
Mike Edwards is a former Big Brother Naija housemate and 1st Runner-Up in the 2019 Big Brother Naija TV Reality Show. He is currently a professional athlete, a model, entrepreneur, a television personality. He was born on 11th July 1991 in Manchester in the United Kingdom. He is currently 29 years old.
He owns the first black-owned cigar line in the United Kingdom called Aireys. Mike is currently married to the love of his life, Perris Shakes-Drayton, who is a British Olympian and also a TV personality. Mike Edwards is originally from Lagos State, Nigeria, but was born and bred in Manchester in the United Kingdom, where he completed all his basic education.
Mike is regarded as the well groomed and well disciplined housemate in the 2019 Big Brother Naija reality show tagged Pepper Dem Gang. He has a charming personality which attracts him more to new fans all over the world. He is a proud husband and also the CEO of his company. He owns the first Black-owned cigar line in the United Kingdom and he is also a professional athlete.
Mike Edward stated that the highest point in his life was the day he got married to the love of his life Perris Shakes-Drayton, who is an Olympian and a TV personality. However, he also stated that the lowest point in his life was when he was banned from representing Nigeria at the 2018 Commonwealth Games which was held in Great Britain. According to him, it hurts him when he heard the news that he was ineligible to represent Nigeria at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
According to him, he would still come to the Big Brother Naija house even if he had a million dollars in his bank account because he never backs down from a challenge.
According to him, what irritates him most about other people is negativity. According to him, once he wins the prize money, he would use it to continue to grow his business ventures. Mike describes himself as a fun and lovely person to be with but at the same time well disciplined. Regardless of the difficulties, Mike dependably lifts himself and puts forth a valiant effort. As an entrepreneur he has made many flaws in his career, make a lot of mistake, fail so many times and he believe in the spirit of persistence.
Mike Edward is one of the most outstanding and most popular housemate in the 2019 Big Brother Naija tagged Pepper Dem. Mike is a perfect description of intelligence, creativity and self determination. He loves his wife so much, He have self control and self discipline. He made it publicly known to fellow housemates especially the female ones that he is currently married and therefore isn’t available for any woman that might be crushing on him.
Mike rose to fame after he made his way into the Big Brother Naija house. Mike funny behavior in the Big Brother Naija house attracted him to a lot of fans as people became interested in him. According to him He loves swimming, travelling and making new friends. According to him, if he had a million dollar in his bank account, he would still be in the Big Brother Naija game. Because he wants the fame that Big Brother Naija has to offer, for sake of his business.
Mike Edward’s Net Worth
Mike Edward is currently one of the richest and most Sought after Big Brother Naija housemate, with an estimated net worth of over $600,000 dollars.