Ever since the popular Nigerian reality show Bbnaija started, social media has been ablaze with various content about the show. From housemates to stylish homes and even eviction shows, there’s always something to talk about.
Among the rumors floating around are celebrities who have taken to social media to announce who they are rooting for on the show. They declare their support through comment sections, independent posts, or retweets/reposts. Here are the highlights of 10 Nigerian celebrities and their Bbnaija picks.
Jeriq is a Nigerian hip-hop artist with over 200k followers on Instagram. The Enugu born rapper has announced his unwavering support for fellow housemate, Brian.
It will be recalled that Brian was one of the first housemates to be featured in the show. The 24-year-old singer hails from Imo State, Nigeria.
9. Timini Egbuson
Popular Nigerian actor Timini was not left out of the list of celebrities who announced their Bbnaija favourites. Timini openly declared his support for Hermes.
Hermes is a popular Nigerian dancer who enjoyed popularity for a while before entering the Bbnaija house. Level 1 Housemate is a dancer and performer who has featured in many music videos of popular Nigerian musicians.
Jumoke Zainab Adetoye popularly known as JMK is a former bbnaija housemate who was featured in season 6, He is an eye edition of the show. JMK has expressed his support for recently disqualified housemate Beauty. A Nigerian lawyer addressed the Beauty’s comments shortly before her disqualification to back her up saying: “Show them how it’s done.”
The beauty was disqualified for physically assaulting her alleged lover and housemate, Groovy.
7. Toyin Lawani-Adebayo
Renowned Nigerian celebrity stylist Toyin Lawani-Adebayo is also part of the celebrities who have announced their Bbnaija favourites. The CEO of Tiannah’s Place Empire is also a big fan of Hermes.
Her comments can be seen in the comments section of posts on his official Instagram account, declaring him her favorite housemate.
You are also a former housemate of bbnaija. She was part of 2020 Closing edition of the Big Brother Naija Reality Tv show, although she left the house prematurely.
She is a fan of Adekunle and her statement came quite early compared to other celebrities.
— VEE. (@veeiye) July 24, 2022
5. Nkechi Blessing Sunday
Sensational Nigerian actor Nkechi Blessing is also a fan of Hermes. The interesting thing about these celebrities and their bbnaija choices is that their fans end up being fans of their favourites.
In a post on Instagram, Blessing said that she fell in love with Hermes at first sight. It will be recalled that Hermes was in the news earlier this year for naming the Yaba Psychiatric Hospital over the loss of his mother who was taken there for treatment. This news spread across Nigeria and attracted many celebrities to him. His mother was found about two weeks later on the streets of Lagos.
4. DJ Cuppy
— Cuppy (@cuppymusic) July 23, 2022
DJ Cuppy is a Groovy fan and you can almost see why. A few weeks ago, the Nigerian musician announced her choice on Twitter. She also urged her fans to show their support and vote for him.
Cappy is an avid fan everything is pink From her pink hair to her pink Ferrari and even her clothes, she always makes a statement with her color. Thus, Groovy entering the house with pink hair attracted Cappy to him. She went on to call him her twin, emphasizing her choice.
Groovy and I must be twins 😂 #BBNaija
— Cuppy (@cuppymusic) July 23, 2022
Lechi is a South African Nigerian musician who has also announced his endorsement of Hermes. The musician is the fourth celebrity on this list to be a Hermes fan.
Support for Leczy can be seen in the comments sections of Instagram.
2. This is Edun
Next on our list of Nigerian celebrities and their Bbnaija picks is Oluwaseyi Edun. Seyi is a Nollywood actress and wife of popular actor Adenia Johnson. She’s rooting for fellow Tier 1 housemate Bella, and took to social media to show her support. Edun shows his love for Bella through her Instagram comments section. She is the first on this list to declare unlimited support for her roommate.
1. Steve Chucks
Actor/comedian Steve Chucks is another Nigerian celebrity who endorses Hermes. Many believe that Hermes will be one of the top 5 Bbnaija housemates this season. This is because of the love and support he received from celebrities during his time hard times earlier this year.
While we wait to see if this prediction turns out to be accurate, that’s all in the list of Nigerian celebrities and their Bbnaija picks.
Nigerian Celebrities And Their Choice Bbnaia (Recap)
Here is a table of top 10 Nigerian celebrities who have declared their support for certain Bbnaija housemates.
|CELEBRITY||A SUPPORTED HOUSEHOLD|
|Nkechi Blessing Sunday||Hermes|
|This is Edun||Bella|