New Big Brother Naija season premieres 19 July
03 July 2020 | Art and Entertainment
Season five of the popular reality TV show, Big Brother Naija (BBNaija), will premiere on Sunday, 19 July. Viewers on DStv and GOtv across Africa can tune in to witness the start of the most anticipated season yet, which is proudly sponsored by Betway in association with Guinness.
This announcement follows the conclusion of the online auditions back in May, which recorded over 30 000 entries from BBNaija hopefuls across Nigeria.
BBNaija season five will be broadcast live and 24/7 on DStv channel 198 and GOtv Max and Jolli (Plus) packages on channel 29, with the live eviction shows and weekly highlights aired on Africa Magic Showcase, Africa Magic Urban and Africa Magic Family. DStv viewers can also follow the drama this season via the DStv Now app on a smartphone, tablet or laptop.
Bigger and better
Meanwhile, this season's prize money promises to be even more impressive, with the producers promising other surprises for viewers and fans. DStv customers who would like to opt out of viewing the show can do so by sending “BBNOUT [space] smart card number” to 30333. GOtv customers can do same by sending “BBNOUT [space] IUC number” to 30333. Additionally, customers can activate the parental control option on their DStv and GOtv decoders for viewers younger than 18.
To not miss a moment of the entertainment, fans are encouraged to sign up on DStv today via dstvafrica.com or get GOtv Max or Jolli (Plus)on gotvafrica.com, and download the MyDStv and MyGOtv apps from the app store for more self-service options.
Given the prevalence of Covid-19, MultiChoice Nigeria has assured viewers that global best practices, precautions and preventive measures will be followed throughout the show.