BIG BROTHER TITANS 2023: Get To Know The Housemates
This year, the Big Brother franchise merged contestants from two countries (Nigeria and South Africa), ten from each country, making it the first of its kind on the African continent.
The Big Brother Titan housemates are to stay in the house for ten weeks and contest for a $100,000 grand prize.
During their stay in the Big Brother house, viewers will have the privilege of deciding who stays and who is evicted from the Big Brother house.
At the end of the show, a winner will be crowned through popularity votes by viewers.
On the opening night, the show’s hosts (BBNaija Ebuka Obi-Uchendu and BBMzansi host Lawrence Maleka) gave viewers a taste of what to expect from the show.
Here are the 20 new housemates.
A native of KwaZulu-Natal, he lives in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is an outspoken and open-minded Khasi journalist. Although he is aggressive, he is also self-aware.
Yemi is from Ekiti state in Nigeria but still based in Lagos. He is a model and an actor. Yemi says she is confident and walks away.
Although he is competitive, he is also known to wear his heart on his sleeve.
From the Eastern Cape to South Africa. He is a semi-professional rugby player. He describes himself as someone who likes energy. Juicy Jay said he likes to mix and mingle. This proud Xhosa man is competitive and loves to live on edge.
From Imo State, Nigeria. She is a young actor. Olivia is a glam girl with a wild side. The passionate actor is a big dreamer.
She is from the Eastern Cape, now in Johannesburg, South Africa. Melissa is dynamite in a small package. She’s lively, wild and fun.
Age: 26 years
Blaqboi is from Plateau State in Nigeria and lives in Jos. He is an aspiring content creator and actor. He describes himself as quiet, calm and straightforward. He’s also handsome, funny and brave, making him street smart.
From Hillbrow, Johannesburg, South Africa, she is a creator and model.
A fearless mix of street smarts, with a bad side. He has no problem with what other people think about him.
From Kaduna State, Nigeria. She is a businesswoman.
Although Nana is gentle, Nana does not conform to society’s norms. She comes across as shy, but she can be quiet, deep.
Originally from the North West, he currently resides in the Gauteng region of South Africa. He is a law student. Ipeleng has both a great sense of humor and a shy side. He is close to his parents, he respects them very much.
From Port Harcourt, Nigeria, now in Texas, USA. He is a chemical engineer and medical model.
A well-travelled traveler protects his loved ones.
Originally from Soweto, he now lives in Johannesburg, South Africa.
He is a sports data analyst. He describes himself as having a big voice, calm and quiet; and is in touch with his emotions.
Age: 26 years
She is from Lagos, Nigeria. She is a nurse and a model. Jaypee is a lover of love and likes to take risks in this.
Originally from the Eastern Cape, she currently lives in Johannesburg, South Africa.
is a plus size model. Yaya says she is talkative and has a great personality.
Age: 28 years
A native of Anambra State in Nigeria, he currently resides in Lagos. He is an actress and model with a great personality and claims to be street smart. Ebubu is open-minded and interested in the world around him and others. Laughter, stability, calmness and determination also characterize his personality.
A native of Imo state in Nigeria, she currently lives in the United States. She is a health and safety expert. Jenni O describes herself as fiery and a straight talker. She is a daring daredevil who has no time for stupidity.
Justin is from East London, South Africa. He is a photographer and describes himself as an easy going person. Justin is always fun.
He is from Abia state in Nigeria and lives in Lagos. He is a model and an actor. Sportsman Kanaga Jnr is handsome and straightforward, articulate and calm. Coming with a good boyish good looks, he is very mature for his age and is a sensitive young man who likes older women.
Also from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. He is a sales manager and describes himself as self-aware and honest.
From Pretoria, South Africa. Tsatsii is a student of engineering, biotechnology and biomedicine. She is cerebral and down to earth but also curious about life; she says her brains match her beauty.
A person from Akwa Ibom State now in Lagos, she claims to have a bold personality