Big Brother Naija begins another season which promises to be a much more interesting and controversial one.
Meet the contestants on this edition of the 2020 show:
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. See throwback pictures of Ozo here
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. See throwback pictures of Vee here.
Nelson Enwerem Prince (24) is an entrepreneur from Abia. A jack-of-all-trades whose portfolio includes modelling, fashion designing and interior decoration. See throwback pictures of Prince here.
Lilo, whose full name is Boluwatife Aderogba is a 23-year-old dietitian from Lagos. See throwback pictures of Lilo here.
Timmy Sinclair, 35, is a Lagos-based creative artist from Bayelsa State, Nigeria. Meet Timmy here.
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.
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. See throwback pictures of Lucy
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.
Olamilekan “Laycon” Agbeleshe is a 26-year-old singer and rapper from Lagos. He’s a graduate of philosophy from the University of Lagos who started his musical journey at an early age and has now emerged as one of Nigeria’s most promising new school acts.
Kaisha Umaru is a 25-year-old entrepreneur from Sokoto state. This adventurous young woman considers herself a great team player who gets along with people. She relies on a healthy diet and is God-fearing