Culture&Arts

BBNaija - Season Three Begins With 20 Housemates

BBNaija - Season Three Begins With 20 Housemates

Big Brother Naija season 3 is here and fans are already gushing with excitement as they gear up to meet the new set of housemates (for another almost 90 days).

Other housemates are Rico Swavey, Bito, BamBam, Leo, Khloe, Angel and Ifu-Ennada, Anto, Tobi Bakare, Cee-C and Lolu.

Speaking exclusively to NET during the opening show live screening of this year's Big Brother Naija Season 3, TBoss when asked about the incident said she didn't blame Kemen for what he did and perhaps maybe he just found her irresistible.

The launch of the third edition of the show involved live performances by popular artistes like Mayorkun and Kiss Daniel.

More news: SZA Taps Into The Matrix With Her Mesmerizing Grammy Performance

This year's contestants are a cross section of musicians, comedians and entrepreneurs.

According to reports, the theme for this year's show is "Double Wahala", where 20 housemates will battle-it-out for the grand prize worth N45 million.

The housemates were given their first task of finding bed spaces as those available were limited. "We can hardly wait for Sunday, and we guarantee not only that our viewers will enjoy the premiere show, but that they will stay tuned for three months until the show's finale when the victor is revealed".

Big Brother Naija, which was introduced in 2006, is a special Nigerian version of the continental show Big Brother Africa.


  • Active Volume Stock: The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

    Sterneck Cap Lc, a Missouri-based fund reported 6,009 shares. 327,000 were reported by Olstein Capital Limited Partnership. It dived, as 90 investors sold DIS shares while 649 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 484 raised stakes.
    Thunder's Roberson out for season with ruptured patellar tendon

    Thunder's Roberson out for season with ruptured patellar tendon

    It will be intriguing to see if general manager Sam Presti will now make a move ahead of the February 8 deadline. His leg was placed in an air cast. "And he's found a way to be, offensively, a really effective player for us".
    Beyond The Clouds trailer

    Beyond The Clouds trailer

    The film presents an amalgamation of three languages (Hindi, Tamil and English) instead of it being shot and dubbed separately. That, coupled with background score by AR Rahman has got enough people curious about Ishaan Khatter's first film.
  • 'Sui Dhaaga': Anushka Sharma tries her hand at stitching; see pic

    'Sui Dhaaga': Anushka Sharma tries her hand at stitching; see pic

    Newly married Anushka Sharma resumed work earlier in January and started with filming Zero first . "A dream, #MadeInIndia. Made under the banner of Yash Raj Films, the film will bring Varun and Anushka together on big screen for the first time.

    Budget Session: President Kovind asks MPs to support Triple Talaq bill

    Raja (CPI), Kanimozhi (DMK), Derek O'Brien and Sudip Bandhopadhyay (Trinamool Congress) and Tariq Anwar (NCP) at the meeting. He said the government would talk to parties for consensus. "We want to raise these issues as they are important".
    Comedian Kevin Hart coming to Buffalo — CONCERT ANNOUNCEMENT

    Comedian Kevin Hart coming to Buffalo — CONCERT ANNOUNCEMENT

    Hart's last multi-city tour sold out several large venues across the world, including Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. Kevin Hart lost out on the best comedy album Grammy to Dave Chappelle during Sunday night's award telecast.
  • BBK5 Winner: Chandan Shetty bags Bigg Boss Kannada Season 5 Trophy

    BBK5 Winner: Chandan Shetty bags Bigg Boss Kannada Season 5 Trophy

    It was for the first time, the Kannada version of the show had let the commoners rub shoulders with celebrities. Reportedly, 40,000 participants auditioned for the commoner's part but only 6 were selected at the end.
    Bypolls in Rajasthan and West Bengal: 10 key points

    Bypolls in Rajasthan and West Bengal: 10 key points

    Voting percentage witnessed further increase after noon in all three constituencies as voters in large numbers came out to votes. The campaigning for the Lok Sabha Assembly seat elections of Ajmer, Alwar and Mandalgarh was ended on Saturday.
    Grammy Awards Live Coverage, Results and Winners

    Grammy Awards Live Coverage, Results and Winners

    Jay-Z, who bared his soul on his 4:44 album, was not expected to perform on Sunday in a departure from Grammy tradition. Kesha , a best pop vocal album nominee who has been battling her former record producer Dr.
  • Bowling Portfolio Management LLC Acquires 23286 Shares of Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI)

    It has outperformed by 605.35% the S&P500. (Aaoi) (AAOI) by 44.78% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Voya Mgmt Limited Liability holds 0.01% in Workday, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) for 109,335 shares. (NASDAQ:WDAY) for 13,856 shares.
    Trump Says Dollar to Strengthen, Mnuchin 'Taken Out of Context'

    Trump Says Dollar to Strengthen, Mnuchin 'Taken Out of Context'

    Technology and industrial companies made hefty gains, as did Amazon and other retailers, and banks rose along with interest rates. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index jumped 1.3 percent to 33,084.29 and the Shanghai Composite index added 0.3 percent to 3,558.13.
    Russian fans banned from waving flags at PyeongChang Paralympics

    Russian fans banned from waving flags at PyeongChang Paralympics

    The team of " Neutral Paralympic Athletes " will be about half the size of the Russian team that competed in Sochi in 2014. Beucher claimed the IPC had been influenced by external pressure to create a way in which Russian athletes can compete.