Nelson Enwerem Prince’s bio: age, father, sisters is he a real prince?

For many lovers of the Big Brother Naija reality TV show, the name Nelson Enwerem better known as Prince, is a household name.

Prince was one of the housemates from the BBNaija Lockdown edition, which took place in 2020, with Laycon emerging as the winner.

Nelson Enwerem is known for his body structure and fashion style, which got many of his fans ladies especially attracted to him.

Before participating in the BBNaija reality TV show where he emerged as the third contestant, Prince represented Nigeria at the Mr World 2019 pageant.

This article is focused on what you should know about Prince Nelson Enwerem; continue reading to the end.

Profile Summary

Full Name Nelson Enwerem Prince
Nickname Prince
Gender Male
Date of birth 2nd August 1995
Age 26 years old
State of Origin Abia state
Nationality Nigerian
Occupation Model, fashion designer, interior decorator
Achievement 2018 Mr Nigeria Beauty Pageant, Face of University Nigeria unisex pageant in 2016, Mister World 2019 (Top 29)
Education University of Calabar
Father HRH Eze Leo Mike Enwerem, Ebi I of Umuebie, Ugirinna Isiala Mbano
Mother Ugoeze Catherine Chika Enwerem

Nelson Enwerem Prince’s biography

Nelson Enwerem Prince was born on the 2nd of August 1995 in Abia to HRH Eze Leo Mike Enwerem, Ebi I of Umuebie and Queen Ugoeze Catherine Chika Enwerem.

For many who may not know, Nelson Enwerem is a real Prince as he was born into a royal family; his father is the Ebi I of Umuebie, Ugirinna Isiala Mbano.

Prince is a Nigerian by birth and celebrated his 26th birthday August 2021.


Prince Nelson was a student at the Government College Umuahia before he proceeded to the University of Calabar (UNICAL), where he bagged a degree in Pure Physics.


Prince Nelson is a model, fashion enthusiast, and interior decorator. He once revealed he is well vast in the three areas and of course there is no doubt about it.

The crowned Prince has been involved in reality TV shows from 2016 when he emerged the winner of the Face of University Nigeria, he participated in the Mr Nigeria competition in 2018 which he also won and gave him the opportunity to participate in the Mr World competition in 2019.

While Prince was eliminated from the Mr World 2019, he however won the contemporary dance category.

His big moment came when he participated in the Big Brother Naija reality show, while still in the house, Prince bagged the Imo Distinguished Personality Award: Youth Activist of the Year in 2020.

BBNaija house

While Prince was one of the most loved housemates in the house, he was however in some dramas while in the house.

Prince and Ozo were caught up in a love triangle with Nengi, who was the love interest of the male housemates. Nengi would later tell Prince he was not the guy she wanted because he was everywhere.

He and Tolanibaj were believed to be in a relationship but other housemates assumed it was fake.

At the end of the show, many people assumed Prince and Dorathy were a thing, however, so far nothing has been heard about the two taking it further.

Net Worth

There are no details of how much Prince is worth, but he is living a comfortable lifestyle.