They number eleven, and according to the official BBNaija website, their profiles are shown below. Take a look at them below;
Her full name is Arinola Olowoporoku and she is 29 years old. She was raised in a polygamous home in Lagos and at the moment, she is a fashion designer and an independent arts and culture curator dedicated to promoting the contemporary visual arts in Africa.
She is an emotional, strong, creative, opinionated, and unapologetically expressive person, describing herself as “having no filter most times”. Her reason for being in the Big Brother house is that she believes it is a platform tailor-made for young people like her to thrive and come into themselves.
Beatrice Agba Nwaji is a fashion model and up-and-coming actress. She is a 28-year-old and a single mother of a five-year-old boy. She is a graduate of the University of Port Harcourt where she studied marketing. Beatrice believes that she was “created with a special clay” because she wonders how she is able to do the things she does, without having learned how to do them. She can sing, dance, play basketball and football very well and is also a great hairstylist. She is a talented software developer and when it comes to games, she is always the winner or the first runner up, even when she is not familiar with the game.
Her full name is Jackie Bent and she is a proud single mum and hard worker with a passion for life. She is an interior designer and a certified event and wedding planner and went to university in the UK where she had her son. She is 29 and loves having fun and spending time with the people she loves, but also enjoys time to herself. She describes herself as an “introverted extrovert” and insists she is shy, but confident.
According to her, she is driven by money and success and wants to make sure she can take care of herself and her family. She always seeks adventure and gets bored very easily.
Roseline Omokhoa Afije is 26 years old and she loves singing, cooking, reading, and writing and also takes pride in her talents as an actor and fashion entrepreneur.
She used to be a video vixen, but her passion for dancing led her to her current profession; leader of a girl dance group. Despite working hard every day to cater for her family and loved ones, Roseline always makes time for travel.
Her full name is Maria Chike Agueze and she is 29 years old. She is a former air hostess, who is now a realtor who enjoys cooking, exercising, hiking, acting, and dancing. She prides herself on being a loving and kind-hearted individual who is always looking for new adventures. Her travels have taken her around the world and to all continents, except Antarctica.
Born Anita Singh, 27-year-old Nini is an economist and fashion entrepreneur born and raised in Nigeria. She has four siblings and a supportive mother that she loves very much.
She currently lives in Abuja and is a graduate of the University of Abuja. Her hobbies include cleaning, cooking, travelling and photography. She describes herself as being “curious, dramatic, ambitious and fun” and admits she loves to be the center of attention.
Peace Ogor is a 26-year-old entrepreneur from Port Harcourt. Her passion for fashion and style inspired her to open her very own clothing store that continues to keep her busy. She describes herself as “a fun, sociable, daring team player” and believes her multicultural background makes her relatable. Although she is always on the go, Peace is not afraid to power down and refuel her social gas by spending time with her family when the opportunity presents itself.
Princess Francis is a 30-year-old e-hailing service driver and business owner. She lives in Abuja and enjoys cooking, traveling, and watching movies. She takes pride in being a lovable, caring, fun person – and confesses she can be a little dramatic sometimes. “I got the drama from my mama,” she says.
Princess is from Imo State and lists buying her very first car as the highest point in her life. Her lowest on the other hand, is when she found out her dad passed away.
Born Tsakute Jonah, the name she chose to go by on the show is Saskay. She is a 22-year-old extrovert and lover of books. She enjoys all types of music and speaks of herself as “an embodiment of art”. Discovering her talents and skills and using them to impact others and improve her persona, while striving to find her space in the world, is what she considers to be a high point in her life.
Although she was suspended from school in 2015, Saskay is having the last laugh as a fine artist and has even won titles such as ‘Model of The Year’ and ‘Female Personality of The Year’ at her university.
Tega Dominic is a 29-year-old mother of one Tega who is a business owner who loves dancing, travelling, DIY and photography. Her “small circle of friends” describes her as easy-going and a great cook – although she thinks that’s debatable, while she speaks of herself as outgoing, enthusiastic and passionate about the things she loves. Tega is always willing to learn and tries to look at difficult situations as an avenue to learn and grow.
Details from DsTV was used for this report.