The journey of a thousand miles is said to always beginning with a step and BB naija must have taken that first step before becoming the fan’s favourite reality show that it is today.
The show which was formerly known as Big Brother Nigeria was first aired on DSTV Channel 37 from the 5th of March to the 4th of March 2016.
The show majorly brings together twelve selected contestants among many, who will live in an isolated house in a bid to compete for a cash prize worth $100,000. These contestants also strive to avoid being evicted from the house before the end of the show.
The winner of the first season of the show was Katung Aduwak. The name of the show was soon changed to Big Brother Naija instead of Big brother Nigeria. The winner of the second season of the show was Efe Ejeba. The winner of the 3rd edition was Miracle Igbokwe.
Aside from the first season that was hosted in Nigeria, previous editions had held in South Africa. The fourth season will however be hosted in Nigeria for the second time since inception. The show is majorly shown by Multichoice-owned cable television, DSTV and GOTV and it last will roughly for 3 months.
The fame of the show has grown over the years majorly because of the attachment it has with viewers who are able to vote for those who should remain in the house as well as those that should be evicted. The show has come a long way, with both positive and negative criticism from various quarters.
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