Nengi Hampson Biography: Age, Husband, Children & Net Worth

Nengi Hampson – Big Brother Naija Season 5

Stage Name: Nengi
Real Name: Rebecca Nengi Hampson
Occupation: Reality TV
Date Of Birth/Age: 1st January 1998 (26 years old)
State of Origin: Bayelsa State
Gender: Female
Nationality: Nigerian
Marital Status: Not Married
Education: University of Port Harcourt
Known for: Big Brother Naija Season 5

Early Life

Rebecca Nengi Hampson, popularly known as Nengi, was born on January 1, 1998, in Bayelsa State, Nigeria. She is a graduate of Linguistics and Communication from the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State in Nigeria. Nengi’s early life was marked by a strong passion for the arts, and she was actively involved in various school plays and cultural events. Her parents, Chief and Mrs. Hampson, were supportive of her creative pursuits and encouraged her to pursue her dreams.


Nengi’s career in the entertainment industry began with her participation in several beauty pageants. In 2013, she won the Queen of Trust Pageant, and in 2014, she emerged as the winner of the Miss Peace Bayelsa pageant. Her success in these pageants led to her participation in the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) in 2017, where she emerged as a top 5 contestant. Nengi’s experience in the beauty pageant industry helped her develop her confidence, poise, and communication skills, which would later serve her well in her reality TV career.

In 2020, Nengi participated in Big Brother Naija Season 5, one of the most popular reality TV shows in Nigeria. She was selected as one of the 20 housemates and quickly became a fan favorite due to her charisma, intelligence, and beauty. During her time on the show, Nengi won several challenges and became known for her strong personality and leadership skills. She was the first Head of House and had a large following on social media.


Nengi has received several awards and nominations for her work in the entertainment industry. Some of her notable awards include:

  • Online Influencer Of The Year – GAGE awards

Net Worth

Nengi’s net worth is estimated to be between ₦160.5 million to ₦200.1 million. During her time on Big Brother Naija, she won ₦1,420,000 and ₦191,000. Her net worth comes from her work as a model, entrepreneur, and reality TV star, as well as her business ventures. She has invested in several businesses, including a shoe line called Shoes by Flora, which sells and ships shoes to people all over the world. You can find her on Instagram


Nengi owns a Range Rover Evoque, which was gifted to her by her fans on her 23rd birthday. The car was presented to her in a grand style, with a gift wrap and a sea-side location. She also has another car, which she won as a prize from one of the beauty pageants she won at the age of 16. Nengi’s cars are a symbol of her hard work and success in the entertainment industry.


Nengi recently acquired a new house, which she shared on her social media page. The house is a beautiful and luxurious property, with a modern design and amenities. Nengi expressed her gratitude for the blessings and looks forward to enjoying her new home with friends and family. Her house is a testament to her success and a reminder of her journey from a small town in Bayelsa State to the big city of Lagos.

Husband and Kids

Nengi is single and has no kids. Her dating life is also kept private. 


Nengi has been involved in several controversies since her rise to fame. One of the most notable controversies surrounding Nengi is her relationship with her fellow Big Brother Naija housemate, Ozoemena Chukwu, also known as Ozo. The two were romantically involved during their time on the show, but their relationship ended shortly after they left the house. Nengi has since spoken publicly about the challenges she faced in the relationship, including Ozo’s alleged infidelity.

Another controversy surrounding Nengi is her alleged feud with her fellow Big Brother Naija housemate, Victoria Gbolahan, also known as Vee. The two have been involved in a public feud on social media, with both parties accusing each other of bullying and betrayal. Nengi has denied any wrongdoing and has spoken publicly about the importance of supporting and uplifting one another as women in the entertainment industry.