FAQ About Big Brother Naija Season 7
The big weekend launch of Big Brother Naija Season 7 is almost here, here’s everything you need to know about Big Brother Naija Season 7 and some answers to all your questions.
Big Brother Naija Season 7 will start on Saturday, 24th of July 2022 at 7 pm (GMT+1). The live move-in opening premiere will hold for two days; on the 23rd and 24th of July 2022 with the drama, fun, suspense and romance.
The show will air 24/7 on DStv Channel 198 and GOtv channel 29 (Channel 129 in Ghana and Channel 329 in Uganda). You don’t want to miss the Drama, Vawulence, Ships, Fun tasks, Twists, and housemate’s strategies.
When is BBNaija season 7 starting and how long will it run for?
Big Brother Naija season 7 will premiere on Saturday, July 23, 2022 with a first launch show followed by a second launch show on Sunday, July 24. The season will run for 10 weeks, with the finale on Sunday, October 2, 2022.
Why has BBNaija returned for the 7th season?
Following the huge success of the sixth season not just in Nigeria but across Africa, we’ve recognized that this show resonates with our customers and as part of our aim to provide viewers with exciting local content that they love, we decided to bring back the show for a seventh season.
What’s new about this seventh season?
Four new elements are new this season.
-The grand prize of a
N100m worth of prizes
-The return of the Ninjas who are an integral part of housemates’ experience in the house
-The return of the live audience which was unavailable in the sixth season.
-Headline sponsor now goes by the brand name Pocket by Piggyvest and associate sponsor – Flutterwave
What’s the grand prize for this BBNaija Season 7 winner?
This season’s winner will walk away with a whopping N100m grand prize which includes a
N50m cash prize, an SUV from Nigerian automaker, Innoson Motors, trip for two packaged by Travelbeta, among many others.
Who will Host BBNaija Season 7?
Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, a former housemate in Big Brother Nigeria show back in 2006 and host of the last five seasons of BBNaija – See Gobbe, Double Wahala, Pepper Dem, Lockdown and Shine Ya Eye – will return as this season’s host.
The lawyer turned media personality has risen to become one of the most loved and admired media personalities in Nigeria for his versatility, wittiness and impeccable style.
What will be the theme of BBNaija Season 7?
As usual, the theme of Big Brother Naija season 7 will be revealed during the live launch show when Ebuka, announces it.
Who will be Big Brother in this season of the show?
A mystery Big Brother has been selected. As in all Big Brother shows around the world, the identity of Big Brother is a mystery and will remain so before, during and after the show.
On what channels will BBNaija Season 7 air on DStv and GOtv?
Big Brother Naija will air 24/7 on DStv channel 198 and GOtv channel 29 (Channel 129 in Ghana and Channel 329 in Uganda).
The live eviction show will broadcast every Sunday at 7pm (8pm CAT) on
Africa Magic Showcase (DStv Channel 151) repeat on Tuesdays at 12pm (1pm CAT)
Africa Magic Urban (DStv Channel 153 and GOtv CH 6) repeat on Wednesdays at 12pm (1pm CAT)
Africa Magic Family (DStv Channel 154 and GOtv CH 2) repeat on Thursdays at 12pm (1pm CAT).
On which packages will Big Brother Naija be available on DStv or GOtv in Nigeria?
Big Brother Naija will be available to subscribers on DStv Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Confam (Family) and Yanga (Access) packages and only to subscribers on GOtv Supa, Max and Jolli (Plus) packages for GOtv
Will I automatically have the BBNaija channel on DSTV?
Yes. With an active subscription on DStv Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Confam (Family) and Yanga (Access) BBNaija will automatically be available
Will I automatically have the BBNaija channel on GOTV?
Yes. With an active subscription on GOtv Supa, Max and Jolli (Plus) BBNaija will automatically be available.
Will I be able to watch Big Brother Naija on DStv Padi (Lite) or GOtv Jinja (Value) /Lite?
No, you will not have access to Big Brother Naija on those packages.
How many hours/days/weeks will the Big Brother Naija channel broadcast?
The channel will broadcast 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 10 weeks.
Will the show be available on the DStv app?
Yes. The BBNaija channel will be available on the DStv app. Download the DStv app on App Store and Google Play store.
Can I watch the daily highlights on DStv Catch Up?
Yes. The daily highlights and eviction shows will be available on Catch Up and available to DStv customers with an active PVR access or on the DStv app.
How many countries in Africa will watch Big Brother Naija?
49 countries across the African continent will get to enjoy Big Brother Naija via the DStv and GOtv platforms. These countries are: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Reunion, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe