By Benjamin Njoku
Multichoice Nigeria has announced that Season 5 of the popular African reality TV show Big Brother Naija, BBNaija, will begin on Sunday, July 19.
This announcement follows the conclusion of online auditions in May that recorded more than 30,000 entries from BBNaija applicants across the country.
BBNaija season 5 will air live on DStv channel 198 and GOtv Max and Jolli packages on channel 29, with live eviction shows and weekly highlights aired on the Africa Magic Showcase, Africa Magic Urban and Africa Magic Familia.
DStv viewers will also follow the drama this season with the DStv Now app on a smartphone, tablet, or laptop.
Meanwhile, this season’s cash prize promises to be higher, including other surprises for viewers and fans of the show.
Given the prevalence of the COVID-19 pandemic, MultiChoice Nigeria has assured viewers that global best practices, precautions and preventive measures will be followed throughout the show.
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