The #BigBrotherNaija 2020 themed ‘Lockdown’ kicked off tonight with twenty housemates battling for N85 Million worth of prizes as announced earlier by the organizer, M-Net West Africa.
The housemates would be lodged at the Big Brother House for the next ten weeks to entertain TV viewers across Africa and beyond.
At the launch, official host of the BBNaija, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu ushered the housemates into the #BigBrotherNaija house with the edition themed: “Lockdown”.
He promised viewers that this year edition will be filled with twists and turns.
The housemates were disinfected after departing the stage before entering the house
Ebuka had earlier announced that the house was fumigated on Saturday and housemates had been in quarantine for 14days before the show.
See the breakdown of the grand prize for BBNaija season five includes:
- A N30m cash prize; a two-bedroom apartment courtesy Revolution Plus;
- A top of the range SUV from Nigerian automaker, Innoson Motors;
- A trip to Dublin courtesy Guinness; home appliances courtesy Scanfrost;
- A trip to Dubai packaged by Travelbeta;
- A year’s supply of Indomie noodles, Munch it and Colgate toothpaste;
- A year’s supply of Pepsi, a branded chiller and a trip to watch the UEFA Champions League finale; and a brand new Oppo mobile smartphone.
Consultant and entrepreneur Ozoemena “Ozo” Chukwu (27), is from Imo State. He considers himself brilliant. He is a sports analyst who has worked with a UEFA Federation in Europe.
23-year-old, Victoria Adeyele was born in London, but moved to Lagos, Nigeria in 2020. She is a singer, and has performed at some gigs in Europe before coming back to Nigeria
Nelson Enwerem Prince (24) is an entrepreneur from Abia. A jack-of-all-trades whose portfolio includes modelling, fashion designing and interior decoration
Lilo, whose full name is Boluwatife Aderogba is a 23-year-old dietitian from Lagos.
Timmy Sinclair, 35, is a Lagos-based creative artist from Bayelsa State, Nigeria
Dorathy Bachor is a 24-year-old entrepreneur from Lagos who believes she has the powers to make everyone around her smile.
Florence Wathoni Anyansi is a 29-year-old fashion entrepreneur This multi-talented single mother juggles a fashion business and a parenting blog. She speaks both English language and Swahili
Meet Terseer Kiddwaya
Kiddwaya, 27 is an enterprenuer from Benue State. He describes himself as confident, good looking, ambitious, a daredevil who is highly motivated.
Kate “Ka3na” Jones (26) is an entrepreneur from Rivers, Nigeria. She describes herself as a strong woman who wants more from life. Her dream is to be famous and own the biggest luxury fashion brand in the world.
Lucy Essien is a 30-year-old entrepreneur from Lagos. She believes in fairy tales, and hopefully, Biggie’s House will deliver just that for her
Praise Nelson is a 28-year-old dancer from Enugu. Not new to fame or competing, he was a winner at the K-Pop World Festival, South Korea 2015 and won third place at a national Dance Competition in 2010. He is also a fitness and personal trainer and a certified Latin ballroom expert.
Tochukwu Okechukwu Tochi is a 28-year-old rapper and real estate agent from Imo state.
Eric Akhigbe (24) is a final year student at the University of Lagos and hails from Edo State. The bodybuilder is a confident hunk who takes pride in his 1.95m height.
Ezekiel Bright “Brighto” Osemudiame is a 29-year-old sailor from Edo State. Brighto, as he is fondly called, is the youngest of six kids. He holds a degree in Marine Engineering from Arab Academy for Science Technology and Maritime Transport in Alexandria, Egypt with several other professional certifications
Rebecca “Nengi” Hampson (22) is an entrepreneur from Bayelsa State, Nigeria. She is a former model and MBGN Top 5 contestant who loves learning new things, having fun, travelling, taking on new adventures, and being true to herself.
Emuobonuvie “Neo” Akpofure (26), popularly referred to as Neo, is a ride-hailing app driver and a Delta State native.
Tolani Shobajo is a 27-year-old media personality from Lagos state. Tolani is an energetic gingered babe. People always call her the life of the party.
Other house mates include