MultiChoice Nigeria, has revealed the grand prize for its fifth season of BBNaija which will air on Sunday, July 19. The media and entertainment company communicated that the winner will be going home with N85 million grand prize. It is the biggest prize since the show started in 2006. Last year, the winner of the show received N60 million grand prize.
The jackpot will comprise of a N30 million cash prize; a two-bedroom apartment courtesy Revolution Plus; an SUV from Nigerian automaker, Innoson Motors; a tour to Dublin courtesy Guinness; home appliances courtesy Scanfrost; a trip to Dubai packaged by Travelbeta; a year’s supply of Indomie noodles, Munch it and Colgate toothpaste; a year’s supply of Pepsi, a branded chiller and a trip to watch the UEFA Champions League finale; and a brand new Oppo mobile smartphone.
The CEO of MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, stated, “The fifth season of BBNaija marks a major milestone in the reality TV series. We are making this season significant by not only increasing the winnings, but by also implementing other creative and innovative ways to ensure the show lives up to the premium entertainment especially during the current pandemic.”
In spite of the proliferation of the coronavirus pandemic, MultiChoice Nigeria has guaranteed spectators that they will ensure to put in place the best health practices for the safety of the participants. The participants are already in quarantine to make sure that they are Covid-19 free.
BBNaija season 5 will be aired live and 24/7 on DStv channel 198 and GOtv Max and Jolli packages on channel 29.