Big Brother Nigeria is a reality show where about 20 or fewer contestants compete for a large cash prize and other souvenirs in an isolated house.
The house is governed by Big Brother (Biggie) who makes all the rules. He also keeps his identity secret and often communicates by phone. Contestants are kept in the house by votes and also their conduct. When a contestant receives three strikes for breaking the rules, they face immediate expulsion. This year’s edition, the Lockdown was won by contestant Laycon.
Some of the housemates have in one way or the other revealed their relation to some celebrities in Nigeria and also to other housemates from other seasons. Below are the most popular among them.
- Laycon the season 5 winner is said to be related to Comedian AY.
2. Seyi Awolowo of season 4 is the grandson Obafemi Awolowo, a Nigerian nationalist and statesman.
3. Uriel of season 2 revealed in an interview that her uncle is musician Charlyboy.
4. Popular Lockdown contestant Kiddwaya is the son of Nigerian Billionaire Terry Waya.
5. Venita Akpofure (Peper Dem) and Neo Akpofure (Lockdown) are actually cousins and Neo never spoke of her in the house. Venita recently posted a video of them cruising in her car.
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