VIDEO: Moments In Memory Of Late Hector, Winner Of Gulder Ultimate Search 3 (Photos)

VIDEO: Moments In Memory Of Late Hector, Winner Of Gulder Ultimate Search 3 (Photos)

Hector Jobarteh, the winner of the third season of Gulder Ultimate Search, died on September 3, 2017.

Aged 38, he was killed by unknown gunmen at his residence, Olufowora Close, New Oko Oba, Agege, Lagos State.

It all started with the selection of 10 contestants out of over 20000 applicants 

On Thursday, September 7, 2017, the deceased would have been a year older, his wife Oseyi revealed in a touching posthumous birthday letter.

Hector loading the cart with Eddie Madaki, Adah Emma Okoh, Lynda Clems, Charles Fredrick and Tope

Here are photos from the season that introduced Hector Jobarteh to hardcore followers of the reality series.

Hector and other contestants solving their task for the day: Riddles

 In 2006, the late Jobarteh was introduced to Nigerians as one of the contestants on the third season of Gulder Ultimate Search, which held in the land of Nifor in Edo State.

For 22 days, these contestants went in search of a hidden treasure, hoping to discover it and emerge the winner. Their daily struggles included war against nature, intellectual and gruelling tasks.

The GUS 3 contestants setting out for a day’s task
Hector setting a sail with fellow contestants
At the end of the day, there was a reward for the winning team

The six finalists were Hector, Temitope Adewunmi, Eddie Madaki, Adah Emma Okoh, Lynda Clems and Charles Fredrick.

After 22 days,  Jobarteh emerged the last man standing and winner of the grand prize of five million naira and a Ford Explorer SUV.

Contestants of GUS 3
Hector cooking on GUS 3 

It has been a decade since that season, and while most fans cannot remember the events of the entire season, the resilient spirit that earned Jobarteh his fame and fortune can’t be forgotten.

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