The 78-day journey that started for 12 housemates at the Big Brother Naija reality show in Johannesburg , South Africa came to an end on Sunday, April 9, 2017, with Efe carting home N25 million and a brand new SUV.
Here are the high light of the grand finale…
HOW THE SHOW STARTED
The grand finale of the 11-week journey was heralded by the host of the reality show, Ebuka Obi Uchendu who was looking dapper and sexy in his Mai Atafo made suit. The show kicked off at exactly 7 pm. There were breaks and cuts as the show was on going .
Clips from the live viewing centre in Ikeja, Lagos Nigeria were shown; there were musical interludes as well.
THE MUSICAL PERFORMANCE
As the saying goes, the best wine is reserved for the last moment. The best of Nigerian artistes performed at the grand finale.
Tu face Idibia was the first to mount the stage with an electrifying performance of his latest single “Holy Holy”. He also wrapped up the show with his hit song, “African Queen”. What trilled guests most was the move by the musical legend to bring his wife up stage while he was still performing African Queen to the admiration of onlookers.
First lady of Marvin Records Tiwa Savage also gave her sexy dance as she performed “Key to the city”. Romantic , all over , those dance steps made the audience glad.
Emmy Gee also gave an account of his musical talent before the show came to a close .
THE FINAL EVICTION
More housemates were evicted at the grand finale before the top two emerged. First was Marvis, followed by Debbie Rise and T Boss. Bisola and Efe made it back to the stage as the top two before Efe was pronounced winner.
WHO WON WHAT
It was a winner takes all game. However, some of the housemates also went home with prizes for brilliant performance in their task while in the house. TBoss got a shopping voucher of N500,000 for emerging the best housemates in the Friday night game in the course of their 11 week stay in the house.
Bisola emerged the winner of the one campaign. She got an all expense paid trip to New york where she would address world leaders on the education of the girl child.
Efe emerged the winner, won N25,000,000 and a brand new SUV.