The Conversation, a BBC World Service programme which, in each episode, discusses success stories from two women from two cultures on the passions that have shaped their lives. Listen to Karen's appearance on the 20 Dec 2015 show, coming up at 19:32 EST (00:32 GMT).
Looking fabulous, Karen and husband baptised their new baby boy.
Joined by family and friends, the baptismal ceremony took place on a warm summer day at a local church in New York.
It's a boy!!! After giving birth at a hospital in New York, Karen welcomes her son with a sigh of relief:
"Finally my son is here. Welcome to my world. Thank you Lord for a safe delivery.”
After delivery, Karen would like to share this lovely picture of her with her new baby:
Watch this video of Karen Igho being interviewed by Associated Press shortly after winning Big Brother Amplified.