How to Watch Big Brother Naija (Season 6) On Showmax and DStv

Big Brother Naija (Season 6)

The 2021 season (season 6) of the popular reality show, Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) is set to begin on the 24th of July – as announced by the organizers of the show, Multichoice. The show will be available in 49 countries in Africa, and it will be on for a period of 72-days. So, in this post, we will be showing you where and how you can catch the show live 24/7 for the entire 72-day period.


Video-on-demand service, Showmax (a product of Multichoice), announced that its users will have access to stream Big Brother Naija season 6 for the entire 72-day duration on the platform.

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Available to UK audience
Showmax is adding the United Kindom to the list of countries that can watch the show live 24/7. This means the Big Brother Naija show will also be available on Showmax to its UK audience – for the first time.

Showmax Subscription Plans

All devices:

  • Showmax: N2,900
  • Showmax Pro: N6,300

Mobile plans:

  • Showmax Mobile: N1,450
  • Showmax Pro Mobile: N3,200

How to watch the show:

You need to first download the Showmax app on Android or IOS, Sign up, and subscribe to your preferred plan. Once you’ve signed up successfully, visit the Showmax home page and scroll to the Live Channels section, and select BB Naija.

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You can catch the launch show on DStv in Nigeria at 19:00 (WAT) on channel 198, Africa Magic Showcase Channel 151, Africa Magic Urban Channel 153, and Africa Magic Family channel 154. However, the show itself will be aired live on DStv channel 198 – for the 72-day duration. The show will be available to Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Confam, and Yanga package subscribers. For GOtv users, you can watch the launch show/24/7 broadcast on GOtv channel 2 from 19:00. The show is available to GOtv Jolli (N2,460) and GOtv Max (N3,280) subscribers.

The winner of this season’s show will walk away with 90 million Naira worth of prizes. How and where will you be watching this season of Big Brother Naija from? Let us know in the comment section below.

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