The #BigBrotherNaija 2019 kicked off tonight with twelve housemates battling for N60 million worth of prizes as announced earlier by the organizer, M-Net West Africa.
The housemates would be staying at the Big Brother House for the next eleven weeks to entertain TV viewers across Africa and beyond.
At the launch, Popular media personality, and host of the show, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu ushered the housemates into the #BigBrotherNaija house with the edition themed: “Pepper them”.
Here are the housemates so far out of 20 housemates that will make you stay glued to your TV screen all through the 11 weeks:
Avala: She is 30 years old and hails from the south-western Nigerian state of Ogun. Avala is a musician and she has expressed that she hopes to maximize the privilege of being on the show to be a famous person and get people to know her music. She says she is single and not ready to mingle.
Kafi: She is a police officer from London and hails from Ekiti state here in Nigeria. Kaffy is 29 years-old and wants to come slug it out with the other 20 housemates for the grand prize.
Omoshola: He is a model from Delta state and he has expressed that he hasn’t come into the house to play with the house mates. He loves playing basketball, cooking and being in the water even though he can’t swim. He says he has come to win the prize and nothing less and he expresses that he talks a lot. He says he has a story to tell and he hates liars.
Frodd: He is a 28 year-old young man from Anambra state, he reveals he has come to BB Naija 2019 to make friends but also win. He says he is a complicated character and you all would be needing to watch him a lot to know who he is. He says he is a corporate worker who works from 9am to 5pm. He is a marketer.
Ike: He is 26 year old and he is from the eastern part of Nigeria, Imo state to be precise. he reveals he doesn’t like judge-mental people and that he is a very confident person. He also reveals he is single and ready to mingle. Ike likes fast cars and beautiful women.
Ella: She is a 30 year old beautiful young lady from Anambra state. Ella reveals she is single but not available. She also says she likes to dance a lot as well and also likes not to wear clothes a lot. Ella hates liars.
Kimopra: She is 23 and hails from Imo state. She reveals her strategy would be to first observe her environment and study her house mates weak points in order to take advantage of them. Kimoprah likes travelling and dancing. She also reveals she would be using the money if she wins to further her education.
Isilomo: She is a 27 year-old lady from from Edo state. She reveals she is an adventurous person and tries to do new things. She is athletic and also reveals her most important thing is her family. She says she loves her money as well. She reveals she is single and accepting all application.
Jackye: She is 23 year-old and a native of Anambra state. She reveals she doesn’t have a full-blown plan and reveals she would be interacting a lot with the other house mates. She reveals she is not single as she is in a serious relationship. Jackye love sports and loves listening to music. She reveals she hates lies.
Tuoyo: He is a 24-year-old single man from Delta state. He reveals he likes working out and also discloses he is confident of winning the grand prize.
Nelson: He is 26 and from Rivers state. He reveals he is single and very available to jump in a good and romantic relationship. Nelson dislikes liars and people who smell and reveals he is in the show solely for the money.
Sir Dee: He is 28-years-old and he hails from kogi state. He is a banker and graphic designer. he loves football, board games and movies. He reveals he hates people who are manipulative and condescending. Sir Dee also reveals he is down-to-earth and possess a great sense of humour.
Gedoni: He’s a 31-year-old single man from Cross-river state and he reveals he is in the competition for the money. He loves black colours and reveals his best food is Eba.
Diane: She’s a 23-year-old girl from Kaduna state. She reveals she loves to cook and listen to music. Diane also discloses that she’s in the show for solely for the money. She says she loves also to meet people, learn new culture and languages.
Mercy: She is a sexy 26-year-old girl and hails from Imo state. Mercy reveals she loves travelling, cooking, swimming and reading. She says she is single and loves truthful people.
Tacha: She is a popular social media sensation who hails from Rivers state. She reveals she is a blunt person and a very expressive human as well. Tacha says she is confident of winning the grand prize.
Jeff: He is a 30-year-old man from Anambra state and he is single & searching. Jeff reveals his best food is Amala & Ewedy, Yam . He also enjoys swimming, playing basketball and dislikes ingrates.
Seyi: He is late politician and Yoruba leader, Obafemi Awolowo’s grand son. He is an entrepreneur and he hails from Ogun state. Seyi doesn’t like fake people and reveals he would invest the money if he wins in his business and do some charity works as well.
Thelma: She is a 26-year-old young lady who gets irritated by people who pretend and her full of scandals. She reveals she is a jovial person and very accomodating.