- BBNaija’s Erica has become the latest housemate to be disqualified in the history of the show
- Erica was disqualified after earning a third strike for going against house rules
- However, there are other former housemates whose journey in the reality show also came to an abrupt end
- Legit.ng has compiled a list of housemates who have been disqualified from the BBNaija game
There was shock in the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) house and among fans of the show on social media minutes before the Sunday night eviction programme, following the disqualification of the current Head of House (HOH), Erica Nlewedim.
Big Brother had summoned housemates to the lounge and addressed those among them who have been found wanting when it comes to obeying rules of the game.
While Neo simply got a strong and final warning, it became the end of the road for Erica. The contestant was asked to vacate the BBNaija premises with immediate effect.
However, while Erica’s disqualification comes as a rude shock to many, the housemate is not the first to leave on such grounds in the history of the show.
Legit.ng has compiled a list of ex-housemates who were also disqualified for going against the rules of competing in the BBNaija show.
Check them out below:
Tacha in 2019
Ex-housemate Natasha Akhide popularly known as Tacha suffered a similar fate of disqualification during the 2019 season of the show tagged Pepper Dem.
Tacha who already got strikes for some of her actions in the house got into an ugly argument with fellow housemate Mercy Eke.
During the exchange, Tacha had gotten physical by pulling Mercy’s hair and also pushing her. In a similar fashion, Big Brother addressed housemates in the lounge, played a clip for all to see and announced Tacha’s disqualification.
Mercy Eke went on to emerge as the winner of the season.
Khloe and K Brule
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The 2018 season of the BBNaija show also witnessed two housemates getting sent out of the house on the grounds of disqualification.
Khloe and K Brule who were both team members at the time got disqualified from the show. The pair already had strikes for some of their actions in the house. K Brule earned them a strike for inflicting harm on himself while Khloe bagged a strike for provocation.
However, K Brule earned the pair their third strike which led to disqualification after he threatened to assault fellow housemate, Dee One.
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Kemen in 2018
The See Gobe edition of BBNaija show also had its fair share of disqualification and fitness instructor, Kemen, was the one who left the house.
Kemen was found guilty of molesting fellow housemate, T Boss, while she was fast asleep. A clip capturing the moment he carried out the act was played for all housemates before Big Brother announced his exit from the show.
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