Karen Igho

Karen Igho is a Nigerian model and entertainer based in London. She was born in Jos in Plateau State, Nigeria – her favourite place in her country. Karen speaks Hausa, Urhobo plus English and is a graduate of Theatre and Arts in London. She is best known for being a contestant on the sixth season of the reality competition Big Brother Africa, in 2011 where she emerged winner alongside Zimbabwean housemate, Wendall Parson.

She likes spending time with people who are similar to her - "fun, happy people" - and dislikes people who are boring, fake and dishonest. Karen relaxes by "chilling with friends" and would love to visit Spain because "it is sunny, beautiful and exotic." Karen says that the best thing about her country is that "it is a happy, beautiful place."

Her vital statistics are:
Country: Nigeria
Height: 5"3' (160 cm)
Hair color: Black
Eye color: Brown
Bust: 34-DD
Waist: 26.5" (67 cm)
Hips: 34" (84 cm)
Dress size: UK size 6-8
Shoe size: UK size 6.5

Twitter: @Karen_Igho
Website: www.karenigho.com / www.karenigho.co.uk