29 year old rapper DJ Switch (real name - Obianuju Catherine Udeh) has been crowned winner of the 2013 Glo X Factor singing competition. The finale show was recorded on Wednesday 18th September 2013 and just aired today Saturday 21st September 2013.
DJ Switch who is a geology graduate from the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers, beat out the two other finalists Ethel Eshun and Victoria ?Vicky? Gomoti in the last round of voting.
She wins a cash prize of N 24 Million and a recording contract with Sony Music.
Just before the announcement, there were performances by UK X Factor winner Alexandra Burke as well as Efya and Flavour. The finalists ? DJ Switch, Vicky Gomoti and Ethel Eshun also took to the stage to give their farewell performances. DJ Switch (real name Obianuju Catherine Udeh), who currently resides in Abuja, studied Geology at the University of Port Harcourt. She was a member of Da Pulse, a band that won the 2009 edition of STAR QUEST music talent show. She was featured on Weird MC?s Da paper song in 2011