Big Brother Naija season 4 ended with Mercy Eke emerging the
winner, while Mike Edwards was the 2nd runner up. It’s another Season
of Big Brother themed “Lockdown” which housed 20 contestants
The reality TV show, which has Ebuka Obi-Uchendu as the host
kicked off at exactly 19:00 with DJ Neptune giving us a grand entrance where all the housemates were to be revealed.
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The first housemate to be introduced is Ozo, Ozoemena Chukwu, a 27-year-old from Imo state.
He is a Consultant and an Entrepreneur whose greatest achievement was working with UEFA Federation in Europe. Ozo is a lover of sports, documentaries and TV shows.
“Ozo” goes by the mantra, No boundaries with an ounce
Victoria Adeyele a-23-year old musician based in
Lagos, Nigeria. Vee, as she is known, was born and raised in
London and moved to Lagos almost a year ago to begin her music career where she
has already made great strides. Her mantra is, Live every day like it is
The third housemate to be revealed is Prince Nelson Onyekachi Enwerem, a 24-year-old from Abia State, a graduate from the University of Calabar, an entrepreneur, and goal-getter who promises to be fun at parties, bring the vibe we expect. He’s expecting the unexpected.
He goes by the mantra; A good name is better than
riches, and his biggest achievement was winning Mr. Nigeria and
competing in the Mr. World competition. It earned him great respect in his village and honour amongst the elders.
Timmy Sinclair who goes by the name “Trikytee” is a 35-year-old creative artist who hails from Bayelsa State, Nigeria. He considers himself a storyteller who expresses himself through music and Films. His biggest achievement was winning the best director at the NYSC cultural and sports festival in Abuja 2013 for
the best stage drama.
Lucy Essien a 30-year-old self-proclaimed simple girl and an entrepreneur from Lagos, who believes in fairy tales, and hopefully, Biggie’s house will grant her that. Her biggest achievement is her grill business, getting
into Big Brother Naija, graduating with a 2.1 and not falling pregnant after
all these years.
Terseer Kiddwaya is a 27-year-old self-employed who hails from Benue
State. He describes himself as confident, good looking,
ambitious, a daredevil who is highly motivated. Well according to him, he can arrogant and confident at the same time and his greatest achievement is getting into health and
fitness as he is proud of his body transformation.
Dorathy Bachor is a 24-year-old Lagos resident Entrepreneur, from Delta State.She
believes she is the only one who should make you smile. Her sassiness will
definitely prove to be an asset in Biggie’s house.
Praise Nelson is a 28-year-old dancer from Enugu. Although he isn’t new to fame and competitions. However, he is a
fitness and personal trainer and a certified Latin ballroom expert. His biggest achievement was winning Korean Pop World Festival Changwon in 2015
Florence Wathoni Anyansi is a 29-year-old Nigerian-Kenyan fashion
entrepreneur This multi-talented single mother juggles a fashion business and a
parenting blog. She is also bilingual and speaks and writes in Swahili
fluently. She goes by the mantra, You are unstoppable; you
have not come this far to stop now
Tochukwu Okechukwu Tochi is a 28-year-old rapper and real
estate agent from Imo state. He lives and breathes entertainment. He confesses
to being clumsy on some days. His mantra is “Work Hard, play harder and his biggest achievement is being independent and also being educated.
Katerina Jones is a 26-year-old 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. She also believes she will do everything to make her the perfect winner of Big Brother season 5. Her biggest achievement is her several properties and her daughter.
Eric Akhigbe is a 24-year-old final year student at the University
of Lagos who hails from Edo State. He is a bodybuilder with an amazing 1.95m height. He describes himself as a fun, competitive
sports and fitness enthusiast who enjoys winning. Although, he could be shy sometimes.
Ngozi Erica Nlewedim is a 26-year-old actress and
commercial model from London, England. Erica is the name she goes by and she
returned to Lagos after studying screen acting at the Met Film School in
London. Whose greatest achievement was graduating from film
school in London, producing her first short film with a team in Birmingham, and
being in the movie, Hire a Woman.
Ezekiel Bright Osemudiame is a 29-year-old
sailor from Edo State. Brighto, as he is fondly called, is bilingual as he speaks Igbo, Yoruba, Hausa, Edo, and Arabic. He holds a degree in Marine Engineering from Arab Academy for Science
Technology and Maritime Transport in Alexandria, Egypt with several other
professional certifications. He also had a stint in the aviation sector. He
considers himself an avid entertainment lover and a people’s person.
His biggest achievement was gaining a scholarship to
study abroad; he also got his third engineer license including other professional
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. Her biggest achievement was launching her skincare
line which she is really proud of
Neo is a 27-year-old from Delta state, a Fashionista who promises he’s all about
vibes, cruise, and entertaining the viewers. He also hopes to find love in the
Tolanibaj is a 26-year-old Lagos resident from Anambra state, a very outgoing person. She’s all about positivity and Is prepared to win because having fame without money to her, sound weird
Laycon is a 26-year-old artist who doesn’t like it when people look down on him. He promises to bring fun and entertainment to the viewers
Nengi is a 27-year-old from Bayelsa state. She loves traveling and doesn’t like it when she’s been misunderstood. She really wants the world to see beyond her beauty and she her for who she