Rebecca Nengi Hampson is widely and popularly known as Nengi. She is a Nigerian and British reality TV Personality, Business woman, model, beauty pageant title holder and actress.
She was born on January 1st, 1998 to a British father and Nigerian mother in Port Harcourt. Nengi hails from Nembe/Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa State in south southern Nigeria. So, She has a dual citizenship of a Nigeria and Britain.
Rebecca Nengi had her primary and secondary education in Port Harcourt respectively.
She later attended the University of Port Harcourt where she graduated with a Second Class Upper in Linguistics and Mass Communication.
Rebecca Nengi’s journey into pageantry began in 2013 when she contested for the Queen of Trust (Beauty for Purpose), held in Port Harcourt. She emerged winner and was crowned Miss Queen of Trust 2013.
Nengi also contested the prestigious Miss Peace Bayelsa Beauty Pageant as Miss Ekeremor, held in Bayelsa State, Nigeria and again won. She was crowned Miss Peace Bayelsa in 2014.
Nengi then entered as a contestant for the MBGN beauty pageant in 2016, but unfortunately had to back out of the competition to attend to personal issues.
In 2017, she again contested for the MBGN title as Miss Bayelsa and eventually made it to the top 5 contestants. However, she took home the title of ‘Best Evening wear’.
In September 2020, Nengi emerged 2nd runner up of the hit reality show, Big Brother Naija season 5.
Nengi is an astute entrepreneur. She launched her line, ‘Shoes by Flora’ in July 2019 which was named after her late mother MS. Flora. The brand deals essentially in women’s Footwear.
‘Shoes by Flora’ has so far received international recognition and went ahead to win an award from BlvckWomxnWorldwide for Entrepreneur of the Year on 1st of November 2020.
Nengi is also an actress. She has featured in the remake of the Nollywood classic Rattlesnake, The Ahanna Story.
Nengi has been endorsed as brand Ambassador and Influencer for a number of giant Companies in Nigeria, notably as brand ambassador for Payporte, Deshapeables Nigeria and Remy Martins.
Nengi is a social media personality with large fan base of over 1 million followers on her instagram page.
Her Personal Life
Rebecca Nengi is not yet married. It is believed that she is in a relationship which she does not flaunt in the public and social media.
Rebecca Nengi Net Worth
Rebecca Nengi is indeed prominent in the Nigerian entertainment industry with an estimated net worth of about $300,000 dollars.