Nigeria’s most popular TV reality show, BBNaija will hit the screen on Saturday July 23 and Lawyer cum entertainer, Ebuka Obi Uchendu will be returning as the host of the show.
This development was made known on social media by organizers of the show on Friday evening
“The looks, the wit, the fashion, and the elegance. The multitalented @Ebuka is bringing it all for #BBNaija season 7. Una dey ready?”
Ebuka, who participated in BBNaija’s debut season in 2006, has been hosting the show since 2017.
This year’s winner of the reality show will go home with a grand prize of 100 million, the highest ever since the inception of BBNaija.
N50 million is the cash prize, while the other N50 million is an estimation of prizes from the sponsors.
Africa’s biggest reality show organized by MultiChoice Nigeria will begin with the two-part launch weekend before plunging into 72 days of what promises to be dramatic, insightful, and downright entertaining content.
Viewers should expect to experience talented youngsters, bellyaching laughs, emotional moments, and candid advice from Ebuka throughout the season.
This year’s edition of BBNaija will run for 72 days and end on October 2, 2022.
Over 40,000 people auditioned to be part of the reality show.
White Money won the 2021 edition of the show. He also took home the grand prize of N90 million.
DStv customers who would like to opt-out of viewing the show can do so by sending “Smart card number [space] BBOUT” to 30333, while GOtv customers can do the same by sending “IUC Number [space] BBOUT” to 4688.
Additionally, customers can activate the parental control option on their DStv and GOtv decoders for viewers younger than 18 years old.