Ebuka has done a fantastic job hosting Big Brother Naija for the past six seasons, and fans agree. The popular Nigerian media personality and television host first gained popularity when he participated in the first season of the Big Brother Naija show in 2006.
Since then, he has built a successful career in the media industry and has become one of the most recognizable faces on Nigerian television. Apart from hosting BBNaija, Ebuka has hosted various other shows and events, and has etched himself in television history as one of the top hosts of the country.
As the eighth season of Big Brother Naija premieres at 7 pm this Sunday, July 23, 2023, check out five obvious reasons that make Ebuka the perfect host for BBNaija All-Stars.
- Experience and Expertise
Ebuka’s journey with Big Brother Naija began in 2006 when he emerged as one of the housemates in the first season. It makes Ebuka the first and longest-standing all-star housemate as he returned to the ‘Biggieverse’ every year since 2017, albeit as the show’s host. He has built a natural understanding of the show and the challenges Big Brother Naija housemates face. His presence brings a sense of relatability to the show. It makes the housemates feel comfortable interacting with him.
- Neutrality and Fairness
Since Ebuka started his journey as the host of Big Brother Naija, he has shown an ability to remain neutral and treat all housemates fairly. His impartiality is essential in maintaining the show’s integrity and allowing the contestant and viewers to trust the show. His professionalism and unbiased nature make him the perfect host for BBNaija All-Stars, especially since most housemates have built a relationship with him since they left the ‘Biggieverse’ after their first appearance on the show.
- Great fashion sense
Ebuka never goes wrong when it comes to the slay factor. No matter the occasion, every time he steps on stage, he brings a new level of style and elegance. From traditional Nigerian attire to contemporary fashion statements, his outfits always become the talk of the town. His fashion choices add an extra layer of excitement and anticipation for viewers every year. Ebuka’s fashion choices enhance the show and serve as a representation of the diversity and richness of Nigerian fashion.
- Ability to handle controversial situations
The Big Brother Naija house can be a highly emotional and intense environment, often leading to controversial moments. In the past, Ebuka has handled these situations tactfully, providing a balanced perspective and releasing tension when necessary. His level-headed approach helps maintain the show’s integrity and ensures the housemates attend to conflicts professionally.
- Social media savvy
With a significant presence on social media, Ebuka engages Big Brother Naija fans, providing updates and generating buzz around the show. He uses social media to keep fans updated about the show, which allows fans to engage actively and give opinions and reviews about the show.
Big Brother Naija Season 8 starts on Sunday, July 23, from 7 pm on Africa Magic Showcase, Africa Magic Urban and Africa Magic Family channels. It will also air on the 24-hour channels – DStv ch 198 and GOtv ch. 49. Also, catch the show live anywhere you are on your DStv app.
Moniepoint Nigeria is the headline sponsor for the BBNaija All-Stars Edition, alongside associate sponsor Guinness Nigeria.