About the Show
THE NEXT TITAN is back for the 5th season scouting for ambitious entrepreneurs seeking to demonstrate their entrepreneurial acumens with unbeatable business ideas, commercial insight and business savvy to stay out of eviction to win N 5,000,000 and a brand new car for the support of their business.
After regional auditions in Abuja, PH and Lagos, and the subsequent Top 50 Boot camp, the 16 finalists, who will live together for 10 weeks in the same house, will battle one another over 10 tough business tasks, and the 16 candidates will be gradually eliminated until one winner remains. The 16 finalists will have very real street smarts in order to make it through the challenges, and the contestants will prove their entrepreneurial acumens through various businesses challenges on the 10-week show.
The TV Reality Show which is in its fifth season gives an opportunity to young talented Nigerians who have great and innovative business ideas to compete against one another in real-life entrepreneurial challenges in a bid to ultimately win Five Million Naira and a Brand New Car to start their new business or to support their existing business. Each week the budding entrepreneurs will be divided into two teams to tackle a business task- led by their supervisors. After completing each task, both teams return to the weekly boardroom to discuss their experiences and give their report before the board of judges, and in the boardroom, a team will be declared a winner or a loser. The winners will be rewarded with a treat while the losing team will nominate some of their colleagues for eviction, and this process with argument that follows will enable the board of judges to evict at least one of the candidates from the competition. And the eviction process can be twisted in some other boardrooms. The eventual winner of The Next Titan Season 5 will walk off with N5, 000,000 and a brand new car for the support of his/her business idea.
The show is open for all Nigerians between the ages of 21 and 40, and designed as entertainment with thrilling and exciting format but its primary purpose is to change the mind-set of the people by awakening the entrepreneurial spirit of young Nigerians thereby accepting responsibility of being masters of their own destinies. The reality show is a global standard television platform aims at practically engineering entrepreneurship among Nigerian youths through identifying the best business minds and supporting their entrepreneurial acumen through financial and logistical assistance, informal training, knowledge and other requisite services needed to propel them into successful business personalities
The judges of the show are top Nigerian business leaders who will take advantage of their positions as judges to mentor the contestants and millions of viewers. The mentorship aspect of the show will also entails the visiting of other young successful entrepreneurs to the house of the contestants on weekly basis.