Winner of Big Brother Naija to get N45m
Winner of the 2018 edition of the Big Brother Naija will go home with N45m.
The third season of the reality show will start on Sunday, January 28.
According to a report, it will premiere with a special two-hour episode on DStv channel 198 and GOtv channel 29.
“Ebuka Obi-Uchendu was in December announced as the host of the new season, returning for a second time.
The previous edition, which saw Efe Ejemba emerging as the star prize winner, was one of the most successful reality shows not just in Nigeria, but around the continent with a record number of votes.
Efe winning the coveted N25 million prize money and SUV after almost three months of drama, intrigue, betrayal and entertainment in the Big Brother Naija house.
Season two Big Brother Naija Housemates Bisola, TTT, Kemen, others hang out
“This third season is set to set to hit an all-new record as the winner of the edition, again sponsored by online store Payporte, will walk away with N45 million in prize money,” the online report adds.
Speaking on Big Brother Naija ’s return, the Regional Director, M-Net West Africa, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu said: “Around the globe, the Big Brother format remains one of the most popular genres of entertainment and this is also the case in Nigeria.
The edition of Big Brother Naija was one of the most successful reality shows not just in Nigeria, but around the continent with a record number of votes and many of the housemates going on to pursue careers in entertainment.
We are delighted to have the show return for a third edition and cannot wait for our audiences to once again tune in to experience all of the exciting entertainment that the show is sure to provide.”
The Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, Mr. John Ugbe said: “At MultiChoice we take pride in providing the best entertainment available to viewers not just in Nigeria, but across Africa.
The last Big Brother Naija was a tremendous success and prompted multiple queries about the show’s return.
We are delighted to announce that the show is indeed returning for a third edition, on a bigger scale than ever before. The number of audition locations has increased and we expect that the third edition will deliver even more excitement, intrigue and round the clock entertainment that the Big Brother platform is globally renowned for.”