BBNaija S7: Meet the first 12 housemates

The highly-anticipated season 7 of the Big Brother Naija reality TV show, tagged ‘Level Up’ has officially launched. This season’s housemates who are from various backgrounds will be jostling and competing for the grand prize of N100M worth of gifts for the next 10 weeks.

During the live launch show on 23rd July, the first set of housemates were introduced to the show.

Six male and six female contestants made their way to the house, marking the start of a new journey to fame for them.

We now bring you highlights of the profiles of housemates that made into this year’s big brother Naija reality show, below:

List of BBNAIJA Housemates 2022

1. Groovy

Groovy with the real name, Henry Olisa hails from Anambra state and will be bringing full vibes, drama and laughter to the BBNiaja house this season. 

According to Groovy, he believes he's a very creative person, and he has a very infectious smile. He calls himself a lover and not a fighter. Groovy is single and ready to mingle.

2. Beauty

Beauty Tukura hails from Taraba State and is the 2021 Miss Nigeria.

Beauty, who claims to be a straightforward person in her chat with the media personality Ebuka Uchendu, revealed that she would be bringing all her realness to the BBNaija show.

She calls herself a very good cook who does not believe in love at first sight. She says she’s bringing high energy to the house this year.

3. Khalid

Khalid Ismail is 22 years old. According to him, he’s single and not searching.

Khalid who is a native of Plateau state and pro basketball player stated that he is a great artist and boxer. He further disclosed that he is single because he doesn’t believe in love at first sight.

4. Ilebaye

Ilebaye hails from Kogi State and has stated that fans should not expect her to be in any relationship on the show.

Ilebaye said we should expect Gen Z drama from her. According to her, she’s a lover but not going to be a shipper.

5. Cyph

Bright Erekete, popularly known as Cyph, is a tech bro who doesn’t believe in love at first sight.

Cyph a native of Mbaise in Imo state. He stated that we should expect cruise and drama from him. He claimed that he loves food and plans to mingle with the other housemates.

6. Amaka

Amaka is a native of Anambra state. She has stated she's in the game to win the money. She is an extremist who would go hard or go home. She says she is a go-getter who goes from whatever she wants. She hopes to disappoint anyone who believes a man will win this year’s season.

She calls herself Nigerian Nicki Minaj. Amaka adds that she’s perfectly single, “single to the last letter of the word”.

7. Kess

He’s a 28-year-old married man who said his wife approves of him having fun.

Kess, who is the only married man in this BBNaija season 7, with the full support of his wife, says he is bringing good vibes and will be leaving his marriage aside to concentrate on the game.

8. Daniella

Daniella Peters is a 22-year-old poet from Cross River State who doesn’t like drama. The twin hopes to get solid recognition as a poet and not a dramatist. She is very open, sincere, a jack of all trades and a master of some. She doesn’t entirely believe in love on love at first sight. She hails from Obudu in Cross River state.

9. PharmSavi

Saviour Akpan is from Akwa Ibom State. PharmSavi said he’s super confident and a gentleman with an amazing sense of humour. He doesn’t believe in love at first. He describes himself as a pharmacist and a low-key entertainer.

He also believes the platform will showcase his acting passion. The pharmacist says he is in the house to show love. He is a lover of peace and has never been a fan of crisis.

10. Phyna

Phyna is short for Josephina. She’s from Edo State.

Phyna says she is short-tempered. She is bringing a lot of energy, vibe and drama. Phyna says drama for her could mean violence. She is also bringing something that nobody has ever seen on the show. She is not a believer in falling in love at first sight. She is from Edo state.

11. Bryann

Brian is a budding music producer from Imo State.

Bryann says he can be annoying on purpose. He claims to be in the show to showcase all his talents. He is bringing energy and drama. He is very comfortable in his skin. He loves making music. He does not believe in love at first sight. He is also a single pringle and may be ready to mingle.

12. Christy O

Christy O hails from Ondo State and claims she enjoys sarcasm as a way of entertaining and annoying people. She says she is all shades of fun. She can never be caught off guard. She doesn’t believe in love at first sight because she doesn’t want to ‘chop breakfast.’ 

BBNaija season 7 premieres, tagged ‘Level Up’

The most-anticipated season 7 of the Big Brother Naija reality TV show has officially launched.

The title of this year’s BBNaija season is ‘Level Up’ as announced by the Big Brother Naija host, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu.

The premiere night also featured beautiful performances from Asake and Victony, who thrilled the live audience and fans.

The first night of the launch aired on July 23, 2022 across all Africa Magic stations on GOtv and DStv. Some housemates were also introduced on the first night of the premiere.

BBNaija Season 7 winner will be walking home with a N100m grand prize— a cash prize of N50m and N50m worth of prizes from the sponsors. In addition, 30 fans of the show will win N1m each in the ‘Fave Lock-In’ promo exclusive to DStv and GOtv customers.

The show will retain its voting style from last year, as it (voting) will only be on the Big Brother Naija website, mobile site, and the MyDStv and MyGOtv apps for active customers.

BBNaija 2022 Housemates Voting Website

20 housemates will be competing for the grand prize of 100 Million Naira. BBNaija 2022 promises to be an epic reality TV show this year as it has been in previous years.

Also, BBNaija 2022 voting will be done online on DSTV website which means you will vote your favorite housemates on the website. You can visit DSTV official website to get more information on the voting procedures.

These names will be updated with the full list of BBNaija 2022 season 7 housemates names so stay updated and we will provide you with the right information soon enough.