Africa Entertainment News of Thursday, 1 October 2020
The just ended reality show, Big Brother Naija “Lockdown Edition” made 12 of the 20 housemates instant millionaires.
After going through several physical, emotional and mental wagers and tasks set up by Big Brother via sponsors of the reality show, it is safe to say these housemates have earned every penny.
According to Africamagic.dstv, the first two evicted housemates, Ka3na and Lilo missed out on the opportunity to become wealthy by virtue of their early exit.
Eric, who was evicted the week after won $500 worth of Bitcoin courtesy, Patricia – a sponsor while Tochi went home with N222,000 in the bank.
According to Africamagic.dstv, the first housemate to earn the first N1,000,000 was Prince after he won the Hawaii Soap challenge. The victory pushed him from his initial N800,000 earnings to N1,200,000.
Second runner up, Nengi was not far behind as on that day, she won N997,000. Erica and Laycon were also winners, scooping N972,000 and N900,000 respectively.
Johnny Walker made instant millionaires out of Nengi, Laycon, and Vee. Pepsi made millionaires out of Ozo and Trikytee, while Oppo did same with Dorathy and Kiddwaya, according to Africamagic.dstv
Sexual and reproductive health app, MyPaddi, rewarded Neo with the ultimate N1,000,000 prize for his efforts on the tasks.
Also, Lipton awarded the entire top 5 with N1,000,000 each in addition to influencer deals.
Nigeria’s biggest hair extension brand, Darling dished out a million each to Nengi, Prince and Trikyteee for winning their wagers.
At the end of the reality show, calculation reveal that aside from the ultimate N85m won by Laycon, Vee was the second highest winner and beneficiary of the reality show.
Vee – N6,170,000, Laycon – N6,030,000, Nengi – N5,350,000, Prince – 4,725,000, Dorathy – N4,600,000, Trikytee – N4,055,000, Neo – N4,054,000, Ozo – N3,494,000, Kiddwaya – N2,461,000, Brighto – N1,679,000, Lucy -N1,318,000, Wathoni – N1,221,000.
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