One of the biggest reality TV shows in Nigeria, Big Brother Naija’ season seven launch will hold for two days, July 23 and 24, 2022 which will involve the introduction of this year’s housemates.
The programme premiere will be aired across all Africa Magic channels, DStv channels 151, 153, 154, 198, and GOtv channels 2, 6, and 29 by 7:00pm on both days.
Subsequently, the show will air on the 24-hour channels 198 on DStv and 29 on GOtv. Fans across Africa will also be able to stream via African online streaming service, Showmax.
The Executive Head, Content and West Africa Channels at MultiChoice Nigeria, Dr Busola Tejumola, at a media briefing to unveil this year’s season, revealed that the company recorded over 40,000 audition entries for season, adding that the housemates this year will undergo a psychology evaluation before going into the house.
Tejunmola noted that the ninjas and the exciting live audience will return back to the show. Media personality, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu will also return as the host of the show.
This year’s winner will however be presented with a N100m grand prize- a cash prize of N50m and N50m worth of prizes from the sponsors. Also, 30 fans of the show will win N1m each in the ‘Fave Lock-In’ promo exclusive to DStv and GOtv customers.
She further maintained that the show will continue its voting style from last year, as it (voting) will only be on the Big Brother Naija website, mobile site, and the MyDStv and MyGOtv apps for active customers. The number of votes each subscriber will have will be determined by their subscription packages.