MultiChoice Nigeria has announced that the next Big Brother Edition with be a special version as it would be merging housemates from Nigeria with those from South Africa.
This was disclosed at the MultiChoice Media Showcase held on Thursday, in Lagos.
He added that the special Big Brother edition will be even more intense with housemates from Nigeria and South Africa.
“The next Big Brother edition will have housemates from the two giants of Africa, Nigeria, and South Africa, together in one house.
“This is designed to be a unifying experience of culture, personalities, and entertainment, highlighting what we both have in common. The prizes promise to be as massive as the entire show itself – both in cash and other sponsored prizes,” he said.
Speaking on the special coverage of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the CEO, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe said all 64 matches of the World Cup in Qatar will be live on DStv and GOtv.
“MultiChoice is excited to bring every single fan, all the action in their language, along with local commentary.
“To add value to all our customers, we are making all 64 World Cup matches, available in 14 different local languages including Pidgin, Yoruba, Igbo and Hausa.”
Multichoice will also be unveiling a chain of new programmes on its Africa Magic channels in the coming months
Dstv customers should look out for a new 260-episode local series ‘The Covenant’, and another 260-episode local series titled ‘Itura’, starting from October 3.
“For the holidays, our holiday channel will go live in November and will be showing some global events and carnivals. The Calabar Carnival in Cross River State will be live on this channel.”