The sixth season of the popular Big Brother Naija reality show, dubbed ‘Shine Ya Eye,’ began on Saturday night with 11 attractive male housemates.
Simulcasts of the live show were also available on Africa Magic Showcase, Africa Magic Urban, and Africa Magic Family.
The special double launch show, hosted by Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, will continue on Sunday at the same time.
It began with Ebuka giving viewers a tour of the brand new BBNaija house, followed by the introduction of the male housemates and the invitation of rave of the moment, LADIPOE, to perform his hit, ‘Feeling.’
Later, Ebuka informed viewers that the female housemates would enter the BBNaija house on Sunday night.
See the 11 Male housemates below :
Boma was the first Housemate to be called into the house. He grew up in Yaba, Lagos. He is a mixologist, a footballer and a masseuse. He said he is a lover boy and wants to be the “go to guy” in the house.
Boma said he is single and ready to mingle.
Saga is from Lagos state. He is an engineer, fitness coach, and an artist. His friends call him “woman wrapper”
Saga, 28, but he says he acts 18 years old in his head because he relates very well with younger people.
His plan is to drop engineering and go into entertainment because he is passionate about the arts.
He said we should look forward to vibes from him in the house.
Yousef is a biracial Nigerian. He is a teacher and model. He said he loves to talk about himself all the time and loves looking good for the camera. Yousef said he is bringing fun and entertainment into the BBNaija house.
Entertainment for him is just to be fun, express himself and be himself. He says he is soulmate searching. He also said his students had a crush on him.
The big cake for him is the N90 million cash prize but standing on the stage is a win for him
Next is Pere. He was born in Warri, Delta State. He loves to sing and write songs. He is also an artist.
He said he is chilled and spontaneous. He loves to workout and doesn’t like lazy people.
Pere said he is bringing swag and he is a drama king. He said in his life there is always ‘gbasgbos’. Pere is into real estate.
White money is the next House mate. He loves fun, entertainment and he doesn’t take life too seriously.
He doesn’t like dishonest people and he said he is bringing the fire and entertainment into BBNaija.
He said he is the reason people will subscribe because he is a load of talent.
He is also a businessman and loves to bring smiles to people’s faces.
He said people will not fight with him but he would deal with people according to the vibe they bring.
Niyi, 34 is from Oyo State. He is ambitious, spontaneous, ambitious and loves to dance. He is married and has a three-year-old son.
He says the viewers should expect a lot of positive energy. He is a businessman and has an event company in Capetown, South Africa. He says he is there to have fun and live the best moment of his life.
Niyi said his family is comfortable with him joining the BBNaija show.
Up next is Yerins, 27, from Bayelsa. He is a medical doctor, musician and artist.
He said he is a renaissance man and has an undying need for knowledge.
He said he is believed to be an introvert but he is open to his friends. He loves to eat and will be bringing creativity, drama and craziness to the BBNaija house.
The next Housemate is Jay Paul, 29.
He said he can cook, dance and make movies. He is a TV presenter and a complete entertainer. He said he is regarded as a playboy. Jaypaul said he loves to play a lot but does things when he makes up his mind.
He loves really hard but belongs to nobody and everybody.
Emmanuel is a 24-year-old model from Akwa-Ibom state. He loves travelling, driving fast cars, reading and doesn’t like hatred and envy. He loves working out and said he is competitive.He won Mr Africa.
He said the viewers should expect a little drama from him because he is a hustler with the mind of a king.
He said he is single and might be open to having a relationship.
Sammie is from Kaduna State. He is studying Guidance and Counselling at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and he is a filmmaker.
He said he will be talking all through the 90 days in the BBNAIJA house.
He also said he wants to have a huge twist in his life. Sammie said he is bringing a vibe into the house and will enjoy himself.