One media personality from the twentieth century deserving to be called and address as legend is Ikponmwosa Osakioduwa formerly known as “Wildchild” now “IK”.
Co-hosting the 2020 edition of Africa Magic Viewers Choice Award alongside Kenya’s On-Air Personality, Amina Abdi Rabar, IK has remain the right and preferred host for the award since its inception in 2013
Celebrating his distinctive ability to balance humor and respect in any conversation, IK aired his final show at Rhythm 93.7’s Dance Party on March 15th, 2019.
IK, who hail from Edo State is a premium household brand in Nigeria and the African continent having hosted household brand like Africa’s biggest reality TV Show, Big Brother Africa, Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, Studio 53, Rhythm Unplugged, Rap Kulture, Rhythm FM Morning Drive Show, where he professionally and officially began his broadcasting career.
A one-time Airtel Nigeria Telecommunication Ambassador, IK is happily married for over a decade and blessed with two children. Born to Brigadier General Samuel Oviawe and late Mrs Felicia Oviawe, IK is the third child of five children.
Aside co-hosting Nigeria’s cultural reality TV Show, Temptation Nigeria with movie director Kemi Adetiba, he remain an alumnus of Kings College and University of Lagos.