The Season finale of Big Brother Naija, Season 6, nicknamed the ‘Shine Ya Eye’ Season came to an end on October 3rd, 2021, with housemate Whitemoney coming tops and clinching the Grand Prize of 90 million Naira.
The finalists on the show were Emmanuel, Whitemoney, Liquorose, Angel, Cross, and Pere. They had competed with other housemates for 10 weeks to make it to the final stage.
The finals show kicked off with Made Kuti’s performance from the fan park in Lekki. Interestingly, the center was filled with a physical audience, a first since the covid 19 pandemic.
Right after Kuti’s thrilling performance, Big Brother gave the finalists an emotional speech, with accolades, which suited each person’s behavior through the person’s stay in the house.
Emmanuel was the first finalist to be evicted, followed by Angel.
After a thrilling performance from ex-BBN housemate Avala, Ebuka announced the eviction of another housemate, Cross, leaving the top three of the season- Whitemoney, Liquorose, and Pere.
The second runner-up of the season turned out to be Pere, who had gained the nickname ‘The General’, owing to his style of running the house when he was head of house on the show. The 36-year-old had an intriguing run on the show from joining as a wild card to his spot in the finals getting nearly lost to Angel.
Winner of BBNaija 2020, Laycon performed one of his new songs and then there were other performances from Lojay, Ajebo Hustlers, and finally, the strongest contenders Whitemoney and Liquorose were face-to-face.
Whitemoney won the season in a landslide victory scooping 47% of viewers’ votes. Liquorose came second place with 22.99% of the votes.
Whitemoney takes home N90 million worth of prizes including N30 million in cash, an apartment, a brand new car, and more.
Story: Ene Ken-Yawe