Symply Tacha biography: Big Brother Naija, net worth, boyfriend

Symply Tacha biography: Big Brother Naija, net worth, boyfriend

Who is Tacha? Symply Tacha is one of the most influential social media personalities in Nigeria. She got international fame when she featured on the Big Brother Naija reality show in 2019. This Tacha biography will help you learn more about her.

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An excited and beautiful Tacha. Photo: TACHA.
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Tacha's popularity keeps increasing with each dawning day. However, some information about her is unclear to numerous followers. Get to know more about her real name, age, and rise to fame.

Profile summary

  • Real name: Anita Natacha Akide
  • Nicknames: Tacha BBNaija, Symply Tacha, Port Harcourt’s first daughter
  • Date of birth: December 23rd, 1995
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Place of birth: Rivers State, Nigeria
  • Gender: Female
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • Ethnicity: Black
  • Occupation: Make-up artist, vlogger, social media influencer
  • Education: Ignatius Ajuru University of Education
  • Eye colour: Black
  • Hair colour: Black
  • Marital status: Not married

Tacha BBNaija biography

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The self-proclaimed Port Harcourt’s first daughter was born on December 23rd, in 1995, in Niger Delta region, River State, Nigeria. She currently resides in Port Harcourt; this explains why she refers to herself as the town's first daughter.

Tacha BBNaija biography
The celebrity posses for a picture in a GetFitNg outfit. Photo: TACHA.
Source: Instagram

What is Tacha real name? The popular Nigerian star was born Anita Natacha Akide. However, she is popularly known among her fans by the nickname Symply Tacha.

How old is Tacha?

As of 2021, the social media influencer is 25 years old. She celebrates her birthday on December 23rd every year.

Educational background

Born and raised in Rivers State, she attended local primary and secondary schools and obtained the First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate there. She then proceeded to the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education and graduated with a Bachelor's degree in English.

Her career

Big Brother Naija Tacha was already famous on Instagram before she joined the reality show. She drew Davido's tattoo on her chest, an act that got many people's attention, including Davido himself.

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She attracted numerous people, and her followers increase multi-fold. As a result, she became a social media influencer and did several promotions for different brands.

Tacha Big Brother Naija: The rise and fall

Numerous people around Nigeria are great fans of Big Brother Naija. They make countless attempts to contest in the show, but only a few get selected. So, when Tacha was chosen to be part of the reality show in 2019, it was a dream come true.

Tacha Big Brother Naija
The social media influencer (centre) interacting with her fans during a trip to Ghana. Photo: TACHA.
Source: Instagram

He stint at the BBNaija reality show was filled with controversies and her attitude and behaviour in the house made her a global figure. She became the most-talked-about contestant on the BBNaija 2019 Pepper Dem show.

Unfortunately, on the 89th day of the reality show, her fans were hit hard by the news of her disqualification. The reason behind the decision was made after she was involved in a fight with her fellow housemate - Mercy.

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What caused the fight between BBN Tacha and Mercy?

In the morning of September 27th, 2019, the housemates gathered in the lounge waiting to be informed of the task ahead. This was after their morning exercise routines.

Most contestants were in the lounge waiting for Mercy to come. Cindy walked in from the dressing room and informed Tacha that Mercy had called her stupid for all the utterances she made against her.

The Nigerian celebrity smiling for a picture with a fan. Photo: TACHA.
Source: Instagram

Port Harcourt’s first daughter did not take it lightly. She confronted Mercy head-on and the pair engaged in gruesome arguments that led to many spiteful chants.

She lost her temper, and according to the charges brought against her by Biggie, she was accused of pushing, shoving and pulling Mercy's hair. These were considered as violent engagements according to the house rules and caused her disqualification.

How much is Tacha net worth?

As of 2021, the Nigerian celebrity is worth a whopping N90million. Tacha Big Brother is a make-up artist, vlogger, social media influencer, and a businesswoman. All these engagements have significantly contributed to her overall net worth.

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Some of her endorsement deals include the ones with GetFitNg, a fitness brand, and a luxury hair brand called Royal Hairs.

Who is Tacha boyfriend?

Even though several sources have her boyfriend's name as King Ladi, there is absolutely no more information about this mysterious lover.

She is a private lady, and throughout the BBNaija show, she kept her fans guessing who her boyfriend was. However, speculations about her boyfriend's identity began spreading after she wished him a happy birthday while on the show. The Pepper Dem contestant referred to the boyfriend as "my twiny”.

Another incident that sparked rumours happened a few days after her disqualification from the show. During an Instagram live session, the face of her alleged boyfriend appeared in the background. She turned her phone’s camera away the moment she realized her boo’s face was showing.

Things seem to have changed when she made a video and openly revealed how she met her boyfriend, King Ladi. She said that her boyfriend got her number from her Instagram page, and they began engaging her afterwards.

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Does BBNaija Tacha have a child?

A while back, the former BBNaija contestant sent fans down a speculative path when she shared photos of a child she called Kim. Many of her fans wondered of the connection between the two, with some saying that the kid could either be her sister, cousin or niece.

To clear the air, she revealed that the child was hers in a tweet. The tweet read,

Okay let me tell the truth, Kim is my baby.

It is also unclear whether Kim is her child as she alleges or not as there is not substantial information shedding more light on the matter.

Tacha's Davido tattoo

As a celebrity, your fans out there can show love and support to you in different ways. Some would have clothes with your emblem on them, buy your products, have your signature tattoo, and many more.

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Anita Natacha Akide chose to have Davido's tattoo on her chest. The tattoo bears the singer's record label DMW. When she was asked why she did it, she revealed that it was her way of showing her undying love for the Nigerian hitmaker.

Tacha Instagram and social media presence

Tacha BBNaija enjoys a massive media presence. She enjoys an incredible following on the various social media platforms.

Nigerian celebrity Symply Tacha is one of the most loved social media influencers in her country and other African countries. She is also a make-up artist and vlogger. He biography is an inspiration to many young girls out there.

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