The new season of the hugely successful reality show, Big Brother Africa kicks off this weekend. This season will be known as Big Brother Amplified and believe you me they’ve got a lot in store for you viewers this season. In addition to an all new house, the show has a headline sponsor in Coca Cola.
So that’s big news right? Well if that isn’t enough, iconic hip hop star Busta Rhymes will be heading out to South Africa this weekend, where he will perform at the show’s launch on Sunday night. No doubt he’ll be performing some of his biggest tracks and I’m sure we’ll be hearing the tracks he’s featured on, on Chris Brown and Tiesto‘s tracks. Nice!
More on what to expect on the show now. If you log on to the all new website, (www.mnetafrica.com/bigbrother) you’ll get to see 14 of the new housemates who will be in the house. They are:
TV broadcaster Bhoke from Tanzania (26)
Nightclub manager Confidence from Ghana (37)
Singer and student Hanni from Ethiopia (22)
Rapper and Radio host Herminio from Mozambique (32)
Recording Artist and Marketing/Sales manager Jossy from Namibia (28)
Radio and Club DJ Lomwe from Malawi (27)
Actor and acting coach Luclay from South Africa (28)
Actress Millicent from Kenya (28)
Radio DJ Mumba from Zambia (24)
Artist and Musician Sharon O from Uganda (25)
Model Vimbai from Zimbabwe (24)
Radio Presenter Vina from Nigeria (26)
TV Presenter and Model Weza from Angola (26)
Entrepreneur, artist and marketer Zeus from Botswana (24)
I’m certain there are more surprises to come. Find out more when Big Brother Amplified kicks off on Sunday night on DStv, channel 198 at 7pm.