Ex BBNaija Winners
The Nigerian version of the Big Brother franchise, Big Brother Naija, is one of the most popular reality shows in Africa with a track record spanning seven years and counting.
The show pits participants against one another for a massive financial reward in an isolated mansion for 70 to 90 days, very similar to the franchise. Every week, at least one housemate is kicked out, bringing the show to its conclusion.
Big Brother Naija has attracted tens of thousands of young people each year between the ages of 21 and 35 since it debuted in 2006.
The show has so far produced six winners, and the seventh will be announced in a few weeks. What you need to know about previous Big Brother Naija winners is provided below:
The first winner of the Big Brother Nigeria reality TV series, which aired from March 5 to June 4, 2006, was Katung Aduwak. He was born on March 21, 1980 in Nigeria’s Kaduna state. He is a screenwriter, producer, and director who is from Zonkwa, Kaduna State.
Aduwak went to New York to continue his education at the Digital Film Academy after winning the reality TV competition. He graduated with a degree in directing and started a career in filmmaking.
Ejeba Micheal Efe
Ejeba Michael, commonly known as Efe, is a rapper, songwriter, performer, and media personality from Nigeria. Efe was born in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria, on February 25, 1993.
Big Brother Naija, popularly known as Big Brother, season 2’s winner is Gobbe. It began on January 22, 2017, and it lasts 78 days before it ends.
Miracle Igbokwe is a pilot and model from Imo State, Nigeria. She was born on February 17, 1995.
He won the third season of Big Brother Naija in 2018, which premiered on January 28 and finished on April 22, 2018.
On April 30, 2018, Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha named him the ambassador for education. he graduated from an aviation school in the United States in 2019
Mercy Eke is an actress, businesswoman, and media personality from Imo State in Nigeria. Eke is a native of Lagos, Nigeria’s Imo State. In Owerri, she attended Egbu Girls Secondary School, and in 2014, she earned her degree from Imo State University.
In the music video for Davido and Ichaba’s song “Baby Mama,” Eke played a vixen. 2019 saw Mercy Eke become the first woman to win Big Brother Naija season 4, making history.
Laycon, whose real name is Olamilekan Massoud Al-Khalifah Agbeleshebioba, is a well-known Nigerian rapper, media personality, singer, and songwriter. Laycon was born in Lagos State, Nigeria, on November 8, 1993. He was born and raised in Baluwen, Odeda, Ogun State.
Laycon received a record 60% of all votes cast and was awarded the main prize of 85 million in 2020, making him the Big Brother Naija: Lockdown winner.
Whitemoney, also known as Hazel Oyeze Onou, was raised in Kaduna State but was born on July 6, 1992, in Enugu State, Nigeria.
Whitemoney is a reality TV celebrity and a singer from Nigeria. On July 24, 2021, he became the fifth competitor in the sixth season of Big Brother Naija. the third of October 2021.
He was named the victor of the Shine Ya Eye episode of Big Brother Naija season 6.