It’s back! Big Brother Naija, the biggest and most captivating reality TV show in Nigeria, has returned with a resounding bang for its 7th season.
The premiere of this season which is tagged Level Up was held on the 23rd of July 2022 in Lagos, Nigeria. There was also a second premiere live show the next day. As we have come to expect, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu will be the host for the season.
The opening live shows were a feast of laughter, charisma, speaker-blasting music, and excitement. Singers Victony, Asake, and Fave were on hand to thrill the audience with some sonic sweetness.
During the second premiere live show, Ebuka made the first big revelation when he announced that there would be 2 levels of the Big Brother House. The first 12 housemates would occupy the Level 2 house, while the last 12 housemates would occupy the Level 1 house. Things are already heating up!
The housemates competing for the grand prize this season are:
There are some pretty interesting dynamics you can watch out for in this new season. For example, housemate Kess is the only married man in this season.
He claims to have the full support of his wife.
Younger viewers are likely to be drawn to Daniella who is from Cross River. The 22-year-old hopes to gain recognition as a poet. She is very open, sincere, and a jack of all trades.
Contestants like Groovy could also make a difference with his easy going persona. According to the Anambra state indigene:
“I believe I’m a very creative person, I believe I have a very infectious smile. I am, not a fighter but a lover. I am single and ready to mingle.”
With a variety of characters and personalities splintered all over the houses be this season, expect to see fuel meet fire. Sparks will definitely fly.
The headline sponsor of the show is Pocket by Piggyvest and the associate sponsor is Flutterwave. According to the organizers of the show MultiChoice, the winner of the season is expected to win a total of ₦100 million grand prize which includes a N50m cash prize and ₦50m worth of prizes from sponsors.
Expect to see many more surprises as the season rolls on. Who knows what Big Brother has up his sleeves.
So, keep your eyes wide open and enjoy the ride. The show is available on DStv channel 198 and GOtv channel