Big Brother Naija, also called Big Brother Nigeria, is a popular reality TV show in Nigeria and Africa owned by the global Big Brother Television series franchise.
In the reality show, contestants who qualifies for the final round are taken to an isolated location specifically built for the reality show to compete for a star prize. During the reality show, contestants also compete to win other material prizes and endorsements from big corporate organizations and enterprises from around the world.
The first BBNiaja season was held from 5th March – 4th June, 2006. It was aired on DStv Channel 37. The current season is nicknamed “Naija Lockdown!”.
• EDITIONS AND SEASONS.
The reality show is currently in its 5th Season which started airing on 19th July, 2020.
• PRIZE MONEY AND PAST WINNERS
Despite heavy backlash against the sponsors of the popular reality show, Big Brother Naija has continued to splash huge prize money on the show. This is marked by the star prizes and heavy material prizes available for all contestants of the show to participate in during the pendency of the reality show.
Year. Prize Money:
• 2006 — $100,000.00
Winner — Katung Aduwak.
Winner — Michael Efe Ejeba.
Winner — Miracle Igbokwe.
Winner — Mercy Eke.
2020 — ?
The winner of this edition will go home with a whooping sum of
This is approximately = $220,000.
• CURRENT CONTESTANTS
The ongoing season has 20 contestants.
• EVICTION OF CONTESTANTS
At the end of every week, a number of contestants are evicted from the show until the last standing contestant. He or she is crowned the winner and awarded the star prize in cash and materials.
• WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE SHOW
The show doesn’t shy away from the lewd and lascivious to the alleged mundane. All in all, expect to get the drama fire works and national outcry as to how the show is destroying the youths.
• WHERE TO WATCH BBNAIJA?
– DStv channel 198.
– GOtv channel 29.
The BBnaija: Naija Lockdown is currently ongoing at the moment, and started airing from July 19th, 2020.
Stay Tuned for more updates and information about the popular show as we bring you all the drama’s.