The Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality TV show, Season 6, will start on Saturday, July 24 with a whopping N90million winner takes all grand prize.
This was announced by organisers of the show on Monday, July 19, at a press conference in Lagos and a post on Africa Magic’s official website.
“The wait is finally over! Following the hugely successful Lockdown version of the show, Season 6 has been cooked, spiced, and will be served this coming Saturday,” Multichoice announced.
For its sixth season, BBNaija will feature a special double launch show on July 24 and 25 respectively.
Also, for the first time ever, fans in the United Kingdom will have access to the live 24/7 show via Showmax.
The organisers also disclosed that there will be no SMS voting for this season, adding that fans will now be able to vote for their favourite housemates for free on BBNaija’s official website and mobile app as well as on the MyDStv and MyGOtv apps.
This year’s edition of BBNaija will run for 72 days and end on October 3, 2021.
MultiChoice Nigeria had earlier in March announced N90 million as the grand prize for the winner of season six of the Big Brother Nigeria (BBNaija) reality TV show.
This makes it the highest grand prize a winner of the reality show will be receiving since the BBNaija debuted in 2006.
4wardwego blog had reported that the Big Brother Naija Lockdown season came to a rousing end with Laycon emerging as the winner.
What started off as a stiff competition between 20 housemates with Laycon – a clear favourite on the show, going home with the grand prize of N85 million (30 million cash prize, an Innoson Motors Jeep and a two-bedroom flat by Revolution Now Properties).
Other finalists included Vee, who was the first to be evicted on Sunday, followed by Neo, Nengi, and Dora who was the first runner up.