This year Big Brother is themed “Level Up” and the winner will walk away with a ₦100 million grand prize.
Big Brother Naija has unveiled 24 housemates, consisting of 12 males and 12 females that would be participating in the show and spice up your screens for the next 72 days. Let us meet them, shall we?
Henry Olisaemeka Orakwe aka Groovy is from Anambra and he describes himself as down-to-earth and fun to be around. He says he is single and ready to mingle. Groovy was the first housemate to be introduced by Ebuka for the Big Brother Season 7 Level Up Edition.
Beauty Tukura hails from Taraba State and was a former Miss Nigeria. She was introduced as the second housemate mate of the Big Brother Naija Season 7 level Up Edition. She is going to level up by being her authentic self.
Khalid Ismail is 22 years old. According to him, he is single and not searching.
Khalid made it known to the viewers that he is going to level up by bringing charisma into Biggie’s House.
Ilebaye Odiniya hails from Kogi State and has stated that fans should not expect her to be in any relationship on the show. She is bringing spice into Biggie’s House.
Bright Erekete, also known as Cyph, is a tech bro who doesn’t believe in love at first sight. He is bringing drama, competition and cruise.
Amaka Crystal Mbah calls herself Nigerian Nicki Minaj. She said she is perfectly single, “single to the last letter of the word”. She is bringing undiluted originality into Biggie’s House.
Kesiena Tony Adjekpovu (Kess) is a 28-year-old married man who said his wife approves of him having fun. He describes himself as perfect.
Daniella Peters is a 22-year-old poet from Cross River State. She plans to be everywhere in Biggie’s House.
Saviour Akpan is from Akwa Ibom State. PharmSavi said he is super confident and a gentleman with an amazing sense of humour. He doesn’t believe in love at first. He describes himself as a pharmacist and a low-key entertainer. He is bringing positive vibes into Biggie’s House.
Ijeoma Josephina’s nickname ‘Phyna’ is short for Josephina. She is from Edo State. She is bringing the ginger and the vibes.
Brian Chkuwuebuka Chiji (Bryann), who is a music producer, hails from Imo State. He is bringing BIG energy into Biggie’s House.
Christiana Oluwafunke Ojumu (Christy O) is from Ondo State. She is bringing the sauce into Biggie’s House.
Chidimma Esther Okagbue is a 25-year-old fun, energetic UNILAG graduate and content creator. She is a soft girl from Anambra who loves having fun. She considers herself a unique person who likes the cushy side of life and believes in love at first sight. She describes herself as a fighter. Her biggest issue going into the house would be living with several other people because she likes her space, but she’ll do everything to survive in the house.
Eloka Paul Nwamu (Eloswag), a 27-year-old digital marketer and content creator from Lagos, has a hidden talent for beatboxing. He believes he is more of a lover than a fighter but has no time for love or a relationship. He said he will bring light, music and a lot of flavour to the house. Besides being lively, confident and talented, Eloswag, who counts his mom as his superhero, reckons he is a hit with the ladies.
Doyinsola Anuoluwapo David says her personality is a mix of Michelle Obama and Cardi B. The 26-year-old always tries to have a positive outlook on life and is good at multitasking. She is both a lover and fighter from Ondo State. She brings positivity, energy and a little gbas-gbos to the BBNaija Level Up show.
Adekunle Tobilola Olopade, who is a Lagos Island boy is a little bit calm and at the same time a handful. He is a 27-year-old digital marketing consultant from Lagos. He considers himself “a self-actualised introvert” who takes pride in being a giver that solves other people’s problems. He believes in love at first sight and is 101 per cent excited to be in the house.
Osy Allysyn Audu is a ‘baldie’ obsessed with lip gloss. The 25-year-old is a big believer in love at first sight. She considers herself a loyal friend and expects the same energy from those closest to her. As a “huge fan of love”, Allysyn is currently in a relationship and enjoys how love helps her see herself in a new light every day”. She is a model who hopes to continue modelling after the show and hopefully become a presenter.
Oladotun Mofiyinfoluwa Oloniyo, who is 26-year-old is the second medical practitioner on the show this season. Dotun works as a medical physiologist at a hospital and moonlights as a personal trainer on his days off. He will bring lots of energy, entertainment and sexiness to the show. The Ekiti State indigene counts being crowned Mr. Tourism Nigeria 2018 as a proud moment, alongside graduating as one of the University of Ibadan’s top students in his speciality a week later.
Esther Chioma Ndubueze will most likely cause a lot of trouble in the house because she says she has a bit of pride and people hate that about her. The 22-year-old hates snitches and betrayers and considers herself a creative and passionate people person. The entrepreneur believes in love at first sight sometimes but is currently single. She is from Imo state.
Gideon Anieti Nwawo is a team player who enjoys playing around. The Akwa Ibom indigene got the ‘fire’ in his name from friends because he works very hard. However, he spells it as ‘fia’ from Davido’s Fia song as a sign of his love for the award-winning artist. The 24-year-old engineer respects friendships and tries to avoid drama and betrayal.
Diana Isoken Edobor is a 33-year-old project manager. Even though she is the oldest housemate, she proved from her entrance that she might just be the spiciest. Born in France but from Edo State, she is sociable, family-oriented, passionate about self-development, and loves learning about new cultures.
Hermes Chibueze Iyele is in the BBNaija Level Up house to tell stories. Perhaps the most exciting thing about the performing artist is that he is in a polyamorous relationship and has two girlfriends. Despite this, he says he gives his all in relationships and is not open to getting a third girlfriend in the house. He has been able to perform some of his original dance pieces at reputable festivals in Lagos, Glasgow and Rotterdam. He has also appeared in music videos for afrobeats stars, including Burna Boy, Davido and Ajebo Hustlers.
Chinenyenwa Desire Okoebor is an exotic dancer from Edo state. The 22-year-old calls herself a sweet psycho who is bringing originality to the house. She describes herself as an audacious chef who is not afraid of telling her truth and sharing her desire and passion.
Segun Daniel Olusemo is a 26-year-old actor and professional footballer from Lagos. After the very warm reception he got when Ebuka announced him, he is already gearing up to be a ladies-favourite this season. Although currently single, he loves relationships but believes it is essential to find the right person. He describes himself as talkative when needed but a good listener and considers himself down to earth, relatable, and ambitious.
The winner of the BBNaija 2022 Housemates for Season 7 will walk away with a whopping N100m grand prize which includes a N50m cash prize, a top-of-the-range SUV from Nigerian automaker, Innoson Motors, a trip for two packaged by Travelbeta, among many others.
20 housemates will be competing for the grand prize of 100 Million Naira.
What’s new about this seventh season?
Four new elements are new this season. They are:
*The grand prize of N100m worth of prizes
*The return of the Ninjas who are an integral part of Housemates’ experience in the house
*The return of the live audience which was unavailable in the sixth season.
*Headline sponsor now goes by the brand name Pocket by Piggyvest and associate sponsor – Flutter-wave
BBNaija 2022 Housemates Voting Website
BBNaija 2022 voting will be done online on the AfricanMagic website via https://www.dstv.com/africamagic/en-ng/show/big-brother-naija/season/7 which means you will vote your favourite housemates on the website.