The Chasemates have found an interesting way to keep the cold at bay. They have resorted to huddling up and bumping bodies. After Sulu and Annabel’s evictions, as well as Nando’s disqualification on Sunday, the House has become bigger and much colder. The remaining Chasemates, who don’t have partners, have decided to band together to…

Bimp apologises to Africa

After what has been an eventful couple of days in the Big Brother House, Ethiopian Housemate Bimp stepped into the Diary Room this afternoon with a heavy heart, full of remorse. The Ruby fellow has not been the same ever since his best buddy Nando got from The Chase on Sunday night. On Tuesday he…

Angelo explains himself

An emotional Angelo told Biggie in his Diary session that the fighting over the weekend and all the commotion has made him a bit unsettled. And the fact that there were three nominations on Monday left him feeling disorientated. When Biggie asked him why he chose the people he did for nominations, he said he…

Oneza and Bimp on the chopping block

It seems like The Chase is slowly closing in for lovers Oneal and Feza as this week the pair has been nominated for possible eviction. Indications from the comments on both the DSTV.com website and BBA Facebook page show that the pair are not favourites. “I don’t like any of the three but I would…

Nando’s family drama

Tanzania’s housemate Nando recently shocked the continent when he claimed to have acquired a sexually transmitted infection from Ghana’s evictee Selly. Maybe his family problems are to blame for his naughtiness. Could it be that the Tanzanian rep Nando is the way he is because of the hardships that he has gone through in his…

Houses merge Friday as four face the chop

The merger of Ruby and Diamond apartments will finally take place on Friday and the six fake Emeralds will be in the mix, M-Net has announced. Though some Big Brother Africa housemates swear that they were not shaken after seeing the Emeralds, their reactions after the Channel O party on Saturdayspoke volumes. With seven Diamonds and seven Rubies…

Natasha’s luck runs out

After seven weeks of entertaining Africa and their fellow Chasemates with sexy dance moves, cleaning and brawls, Natasha’s luck finally run out on Sunday. The Malawian, who entered the reality show as an underdog when all the eyes were on evicted former television presenter Fatima Nkata, was booted out alongside Ghana’s Selly. Natasha’s stunning exit seemed…

Paranoia grips Oneza in the house

Following the eviction of Natasha and Selly on Sunday, Oneal and Feza had a lot to talk about. As Angelo dragged his luggage to the bedroom, Oneza engaged him about a particular element of the live eviction show. “Did you hear IK asking Pokello and Elikem about you and Beverly’s kiss last night? Those two are…

Swap drama in the BBA house

Ghana’s Elikem can rest easy. The Ruby head of house Oneal pulled a stunning move and saved him from the eviction gallows Monday night. Fellow Ghanaian Selly on the other hand, is not so lucky. The spunky Chasemate has been put forward as a candidate for a walk on the plank. Oneal has sworn before that he…

Feza, Oneal go traditional in wedding task

There was pomp, colour and fanfare in the Ruby house Wednesday evening, when Oneal visited Feza’s parental home to officially ask for her hand in marriage. Actually, Malawian or Chewa wedding songs were sung in the Ruby house all afternoon Tuesday as the housemates prepared to complete their wedding task. Oneal, who was accompanied by…

To split or not to split?

The need for space and individuality is a growing trend among the couples in the House. Could it be fear of theLK4/Koketso spell? Or do they fear losing track of The Chase? Whatever their reasons, the one thing that’s clear is that there’s an urgent need for some fresh air up in here. Elikem conspiring…

Fatima broke down and burst into tears uncontrollably in the middle of her diary session. This came as a surprise because the Malawian housemate has positioned herself as the tough cookie of The Chase who is always there to comfort her fellow housemates. Is she losing her iron fist character? Fatima told Biggie that she had been…