The Big Brother Naija, which is the biggest reality TV show in Nigeria, births a lot of relationships with every season. Some people believe that the relationships formed in the house are usually for the purpose of the game, or because the housemates are stuck with those people in the house for the main time.
But there have been housemates who debunked this by taking their relationship to the next level, outside the house.
Below are 2 relationships from the Big Brother Naija house which resulted in marriage.
Teddy A and BamBam
Tope Adenibuyan, popularly known as Teddy A, was one of the housemates in the Big Brother Naija 2018 edition.
He was born in the US. He got into the BBN show and lasted 9 weeks in the house. During his stay in the house, he was able to gather a lot of fans and also meet the love of his life, BamBam.
Bambam, whose real name is Oluwabamike Olawumi, is an actress, singer and voice-over artiste who hails from Ogun State.
BamBam and Teddy had a very expressive relationship while in the house.
On the 4th of August 2019, they both announced their engagement.
Their traditional wedding took place in Ilaro, Ogun State, which is BamBam’s hometown.
They were later joined in holy matrimony in Dubai, UAE, which was a star-studded wedding.
They are the first housemates who formed a relationship in the house and got married after leaving the house.
Gedoni and Khafi
Ekpata Gedoni, who is simply known as Gedoni, is a Nigerian fashion entrepreneur. He became a reality TV star after participating in the Big Brother Naija season 4 Pepper Dem Gang Edition.
This was where he met Khafi. Khafi hails from Ekiti State, Nigeria, but resides in the UK. She is a UK police officer with the metropolitan police. In 2015, she joined the force as a constable.
Gedoni and Khafi’s relationship in the Big Brother Naija season 4 sparked a lot of controversies. This was because viewers thought that Khafi and Gedoni made love while in the house. Both parties debunked it, as it almost caused Khafi her job as a UK police officer.
After they both left the BBN house, Khafi announced her engagement to Gedoni. One year after, both of them got married.
Their marriage happened in Ikoyi registry on the 24th of September 2020.