The tweet read: “BREAKING NEWS, The newest season of #BBNaija launches 19th July
“That’s the tweet. Retweet if you’re excited”
BREAKING NEWS 🔊
The newest season of #BBNaija launches 19th July 🔥
That's the tweet. RT if you're excited 🙌🏿
— Big Brother Naija (@BBNaija) June 29, 2020
Participants interested in the reality show were asked to upload a video introducing themselves and giving reasons for their interest in the show.
The audition was open to young adults above 21years, with valid Nigerian passports.