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BBA3 Press Release

April 16, 2008

They made their voices heard and now African fans of M-Net’s blockbuster Big Brother Africa can get set for an all-new season 3! In one of the biggest announcements that the African television operator will make in 2008, M-Net has begun calling for entries for an unprecedented third season of its reality super-series. With the […]

‘He asked me to apologise for nominating him!’ – Maureen

November 26, 2007

Uganda: BBAs Last Day New Vision (Kampala) 24 November 2007 Posted to the web: 26 November 2007 Lillian Nalumansi Kampala After her return from the Big Brother Africa II (BBA) finale in South Africa last Sunday, Ugandan representative Maureen Namatovu sat down with Lillian Nalumansi for an exclusive interview What was your reaction after Richard […]

Maxwell goes beserk!

November 14, 2007

From a forum poster over at the official BBA forum: Big Brother Africa 2 contestant Maxwell, took you in with his charm and his vibe about women’s rights and respecting women didn’t he? Well he certainly smoothed his way into Lerato’s Heart. Now Lerato gets to see the real Max who unfortunately the rest of […]

HHP – Let Me Be (mp3)

November 14, 2007

Thought I would treat you to some good music straight from Africa, but also relevant to Big Brother Africa. This track has been a favourite of Maxwell’s and it had been played in the house regularly. Recently, the track was played as Richard left the Big Brother house $100 000 richer and some blog posters […]

Big Brother Africa wrap up…

November 13, 2007

Here’s Tashi’s account of the whole Big Brother Africa finale as well as the after-party and the next day’s press conference… Enjoy. robza171

The after-party in pictures (updated)

November 13, 2007

Update: Check out Shuga’s ( “Personal Red Album” from the BBA after-party. She managed to get pics with all the housemates! — Here are some pics off of from the Big Brother Africa II Finale after-party (and a few misc ones)… It’s from a Tanzanian blog so most of the pics are of Richie […]

Is Richard’s wife racist?!

November 13, 2007

From Tanzania’s The Bongo Sun: Ricki was quoted saying that Richard is a pig after he confessed to the crowd which attended the final ceremony of BBA 2 that he really fell in love with Tatiana. Ricki who earlier seemed to be annoyed by Tatiana’s answer to the MC was waiting to hear what Richard […]

Richard’s family snubs Ricki

November 13, 2007

From the Tanzanian Standard Newspapers: A RED carpet reception awaits Tanzania’s Big Brother Africa II winner Richard Bezuidenhout, who arrives back from South Africa tomorrow but he might not receive the same treatment from his wife, Ricki. On Sunday night, viewer voting propelled 24-year-old film student from Dar es Salaam, to the big prize of […]

“Big Brother ‘rapist’ wins”

November 12, 2007

FirstPost’s article on Richard’s win, here. Robza171

The finale that was…

November 12, 2007

From Tonight online: Richard wins Big Brother Africa 2 November 12, 2007 In 98 incredible days, through the magic of cellphone, TV and computer technology, fans of M-Net’s Big Brother Africa 2 turned the 24/7 daily reality series into a blockbuster bona-fide hit across the continent. On Sunday November 11, viewer voting propelled 24-year-old film […]

Richard Bezuidenhout wins Big Brother Africa II!

November 11, 2007

Tanzania’s Richard Bezuidenhout has won Big Brother Africa II. The 24 year-old film student had a tumultuous time in the House. He fell in love, had more than a few tantrums and survived nomination five times on his road to the $100 000 prize. Nigeria’s Ofunneka Molokwu took second place, with Tatiana Durao of Angola […]

Eviction 13 : Ofunnemama comes a close 2nd

November 11, 2007

Ofunneka Molokwu has left the house as the runner up, leaving Richard in the house $100 000 richer! Clad in a purple rubber thingamajig (truly disturbing!), KB interviewed her first before making her way to her brother on the small stage below. She was practically mauled by the crowd – seemed her fellow Nigerians couldn’t […]

Eviction 12 : Tatiana makes her exit as 2nd runner-up

November 11, 2007

Angola’s Tatiana Durao is the tenth Housemate to be evicted. Tatiana receives the consolation prize of a ticket to the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, courtesy of MTN. Speaking with KB outside the House, Tatiana admitted that she had no idea how her relationship with Richard would develop outside the House. “We decided […]

It’s D-Day!

November 11, 2007

*sniff* *sniff* Here are some news clippings from today’s Sunday World and Sunday Sun: The reality has set in after reading these! 98 days flew by so quickly! At least I have Idols – but that will also soon be over! Aargh! Lol. I just hope they bring back Big Brother Africa 3 or Big […]

The Meryl and Bertha showdown!

November 8, 2007

From a forum poster at the official BBA website: — Yes, it’s finally come to this ladies and gentlemen. The two ladies are fighting over the sitting arrangements on the finale. Apparently Bertha feels she and Kwaku would have better conversation, and therefore deserve to sit next to each other. Meryl, on the other hand […]