He was born and raised in Ikeja, Lagos state but hails from Edo state. He has other names as Special Slim or Super Slim and Ehiz is the last born in a family of five children to Engineer Thomas Okoeguale as father and Mrs. Catherine Okoeguale a caterer.
Ehiz had his primary and secondary education in Lagos where he obtained his first and secondary school certificates respectively.
He later went to Lead City University in Edo State to have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science.
Ehiz began his career upon graduation. He emerged a public figure after he contested and won the MTV Base VJ of N10 million contract as the latest MTV VJ in 2011.
It was a keenly contested competition alongside other contestants like Ada Ogunkoye and Kemi Owatemi. Ehiz became a celebrity and a public figure after winning the grand prize.
Ehiz has anchored a number of programs on MTV Base adding beauty and dramatization to presentation.
He has also hosted several interviews and talk shows with the Nigerian key players in the entertainment industry like Davido, Wizkid, 2Face, P-Square, Don Jazzy, Olamide, Tiwa Salvage, Flavour, MI, Yemi Alade and others.
Dreaded Ehiz is a brilliant television presenter, skillful, creative and highly talented, making his numerous fans to sit back and enjoy themselves.. He has lots of fans.
He however revealed that growing up as a child and as the last born and in a family available at the time, life was not that rosy, even though he had everything to himself since he was always there to give a helping hand to his mother.
Ehiz concluded that combining domestic work with other social engagements like picnics, school dance competitions and others would not stop him pursuing a career in entertainment and advised up-coming Nigerian youths to be focused, hardworking and determined to make it in life.
His Net Worth
Ehiz is one of the highest paid television presenter and Video junke in Nigeria, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $100,000 dollars.