The Big Brother Naija reality TV show for 2022 started with 24 Bbnaija contestants and 2 fake housemates. The housemates were introduced into the show on the 23rd and 24th of July 2022 and most of them stayed in the house for the 72 days the show was meant to last.
This article comprises a brief profile of these Bbnaija contestants in the Big Brother Naija season 7 edition reality TV show.
Bbnaija contestants for Bbnaija 2022
Groovy is a 26-year-old ambitious model, artist, and fashion business owner from Anambra State. He loves exercising and leading a healthy lifestyle, and he holds a B.Sc. in Biochemistry from the University of Lagos.
She is a 24-year-old lawyer from Taraba State and 43rd Miss Nigeria, named in 2019. From 2015 to 2017, she also held the title of “Most Beautiful Girl Taraba.”
Beauty describes herself as a kind, honest, and trustworthy free spirit who is confident that anything she sets her mind to will be accomplished. When she had to retake the Nigerian Bar Exams after failing the first time, it was one of the lowest periods of her life. Beauty appreciates the love, consistent advice, and steadfast support she receives as the last child of four siblings.
Khalid, one of the Bbnaija contestants, is a 22-year-old freelance graphic designer and muralist from Plateau State.
He loves mythology and also practices archery, skating, basketball, and watching anime.
21-year-old Ilebaye is an entrepreneur and a graduate of criminology and security studies. He considers herself a provocative, outspoken go-getter and enjoys swimming, partying, bowling, and shopping.
Cyph, an Imo State native who loves art, movies, and music, attended Madonna University to study electrical engineering. He acknowledges that he can be rather enigmatic and enjoys eating, travel, fashion, and cruises. I’m also silly, gregarious, and lively, so that balances everything out, he adds.
Amaka is a native of Anambra State and a 23-year-old healthcare professional.
This self-described “daddy’s daughter” is the sole female in her family, has only one brother, and adores kind-hearted guys.
Next on our list of Bbnaija contestants is Kess.
He is a businessman who is 28 years old, married, and loves to live life to the utmost. He values his family dearly, I cherish my family. I count myself fortunate to have them in my life because our hardships made us stronger, he says.
Daniella, 22 years old, is a poet who enjoys performing, singing and working out to stay in shape. She despises bullies and upholds the principles of justice, therefore she frequently intervenes as “the defender” in argumentative situations.
Pharmsavi, a licensed pharmacist, is a self-assured extrovert with “an outstanding sense of humor.” He is really passionate about life and acting in particular, and he plans to eventually make acting his career.
This 25-year-old hype lady claims she is cheery and has an allergy to rumors. I detest gossip, and many people are aware of this. Never tell me someone’s business,” she asserts.
Phyna claims to be “immune to malice.” She has a quick temper and can argue with someone for one minute before talking to them again as if nothing had happened.
The Imo State-born 24-year-old began releasing music in 2019, and in 2021, he or she finally released a full-length album.
Wande Coal, Vybz Cartel, and Angelique Kidjo are some of the musicians who have influenced singer-songwriter Bryann.
12. Christy O
Christy O is a successful businesswoman in the cosmetics industry. This outspoken 24-year-old supports giving individuals another chance and works as a model in her spare time.
Adekunle Tobilola Olopade Adekunle is a digital marketing advisor from Lagos who is 27 years old. He prides himself on being a giver who finds solutions to other people’s issues and describes himself as “a self-actualized introvert.
Allysyn describes herself as easy-going, a creative goofball who enjoys experiencing others. When she’s not hard at work as a Sales and Marketing Executive for a well-known vehicle brand, she likes to watch movies, model, hang out with friends, and make her own lip gloss.
25-year-old Bella is a creative content producer and cheerful, vivacious UNILAG graduate. She enjoys exploring new places, swimming, taking pictures, and meeting people. Because she enjoys winning, she describes herself as “a no-nonsense person who gets pissed off fast” and competitive.
“Stripper by day, chef by night,” Chichi, a 22-year-old exotic dancer and chef, describes herself in a variety of colorful ways. She considers herself “an unshakeable ambitious goal-getter” and enjoys swimming, dancing, and traveling.
Chomzy, a 22-year-old entrepreneur, enjoys doing activities like sewing, traveling, and twerking. She considers herself a resourceful and fervent people-person and despises snitches and betrayers. She is regarded as the richest amongst the Bbnaija contestants in the Level Up edition.
Project manager Diana, 33, is from Edo State. Although she was born in France, she now resides in Abuja. She is outgoing, family-focused, driven to grow personally, and fascinated by other cultures.
26-year-old Dotun is a medical physiologist who spends his days off working as a personal trainer in addition to his hospital job. This gregarious, competitive socialite can be found watching movies, cooking, or gardening when he’s not working out or saving lives.
Doyin defines her personality as a cross between Michelle Obama and Cardi B, and she acknowledges that depending on the situation, she isn’t scared to bring either out. A box of surprises, this 26-year-old is “you never know what you’ll get.” She was amongst the Bbnaija contestants with an extraordinary personality.
Eloswag, a 27-year-old digital marketer and content producer from Lagos, boasts, “I’m the next big thing out of Naija and I auditioned to make the House crazy fantastic.”
This 24-year-old engineer prides himself on being a dedicated team player with great communication skills and a ton of original ideas. Giddyfia always makes sure to do everything he chooses to do with passion.
Basketball, public speaking, and American flag football are just a few of the hobbies that performance artist Hermes enjoys.
He has had the chance to perform some of his own choreography at famous events in Lagos, Glasgow, and Rotterdam. He has also made appearances in music videos for afrobeats artists including Burna Boy, Davido, and Ajebo Hustlers.
Last on our list of Bbnaija contestants is Sheggz. He is a 26-year-old actor and soccer player from England, plays both sports professionally. He resumed acting after suffering an injury last year, and most recently landed a part in a Tola Odunsi-helmed play.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many housemates are in BBN 2022?
20 housemates will be competing for the grand prize of 90 Million Naira. Who amongst them will be the winner of this year’s show. BBNaija 2022 promises to be an epic reality TV show this year as it has been in previous years.
Who is the winner of BBNaija Season 7 2022?
On Sunday, October 2, 2022, at the grand finale of Big Brother Naija, after 72 days in the Big Brother House, 25-year-old Phyna (Ijeoma Josephina Otabor) was declared the winner with Bryann (Brian Chukwuebuka Chiji) coming in as runner up. This is huge! As BBN winner, Phyna gets N100m (N50m in cash and N50m in prizes).
These are the Bbnaija contestants for the 2022 edition of the show, themed Level Up. These housemates made the season 8 edition of the show as fun as it was.