Ayo emerges winner of Project Fame West Africa Season 5

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Updated September 30, 2012

Ayo (Ayobami Ayoola) has emerged the winner of the 5th season of MTN Project Fame West Africa.

Marvellous, emerged as the first runner up, while Adetoun and Ella were the second and third runner ups respectively.

Ayo was voted the winner of West-Africa’s foremost music reality TV show by public voting from the five countries in the sub-region that had contestants in the reality show.

As the winner, Ayo walked away with N2.5 million, a Toyota Rav4 and a recording contract.

Ayo had previously participated in another music reality show last year but was evicted during the show’s finale.

By winning this season, he joins past Project Fame West Africa winners, such as Iyanya, Chidinma and Monica, who have all become superstars in the fledgling Nigerian music industry, churning out hits that are rocking the airways.

Here is Ayo’s performance of King Sunny Ade’s Shokoyokoto.