The season four of the Big Brother Naija reality show commenced on Sunday, 30 June with 21 housemates.
This year’s edition has the highest number of housemates so far. 2017 edition had 14 housemates while only 20 housemates participated last year.
Avala, a 30-year-old from Ogun State, was the first housemate introduced. She was in the show for the prize money.
Avala was followed by 29-year-old Khafi from Ekiti state, who is a police officer in London. Omashola, 29, who hails from Delta State also came to win the prize.
Frodd, 28, from Anambra State came next. He sees himself as odd, a bit complicated and a 9-5 guy who is not an entertainer.
Meanwhile, 26-year-old Ike from Imo State wants to give the numerous viewers a show, drama, and some romance. He is also a model and asked the viewers to expect much attitude from him.
Ella is a 30-year-old from Anambra state. She is single but not available. She promised to make the house lively.
Isilomo, 27, is from Edo State. She is single, very adventurous, and ready to receive different applications.
Psychotherapist, fitness trainer, and part-time stripper, Tuoyo is 24 years old and bluntly described himself as a flirt while Nelson, 26, is from Rivers State said he is single and available.
Nelson is a masseuse and former Mr. Universe Nigeria while 28-year-old Sir Dee is a banker from Kogi state. He is in the house for the prize as well as the experience.
30-year-old Seyi known as ‘The Doctor’ is a from Ogun State. He is not single but came to the house for the experience.
22-year-old Esther, a lawyer, was excited and said she was there for some fun and the money.
26-year-old Thelma from Imo State came for the money as well as experience. She promised to light up the house. 31-year-old Gedoni is a designer from Cross River and is single and ready to go all out in the show.
Diane is 23 and from Kaduna. She said she is will be herself and will like to win the money. She sees herself as a terrible dancer although she loves dancing.
Mercy, 26, is from Imo State. She hopes the male counterparts in the house will measure up to her expectations.
23-year-old Tacha comes from Rivers State and cannot wait to show the world herself. She added that she loves to make some money.
Jeff is 30 years old and is from Anambra. He likes to have fun and cause trouble with the ladies. 28-year-old Mike is from Lagos and Manchester. He is married and openly expressed his love for his dear wife.
Mike is a high jumper who will likely go for the 2020 Olympics.
The show also featured different live performances from Burna Boy, Teni the entertainer and Zlatan who delighted the crowd with hit songs and impressive dance steps.
This show is the first time it will be shot entirely in Nigeria, and the eventual winner will take home prizes worth 60 million Naira, according to reports.