Olamilekan Agbeleshe, popularly known as “Laycon” has emerged the winner of the Big Brother Naija season 5 after 71 days of pulsating enentertainment.
The ‘Lockdown’ edition started on Sunday, 19th of July 2020 with 20 housemates (10 males and 10 females).
Laycon, Nengi, Dorathy, Neo and Vee had emerged finalists last Sunday after surviving 14 evictions and one disqualification.
Vee was the first of the finalists to be evicted on Sunday, 27th of September, 2020, followed by Neo and Nengi.
Laycon, a 26-year-old singer and rapper, defeated Dorathy to win the N85 million grand prize.
The breakdown of the grand prize is as follows: a N30m cash prize; a two-bedroom apartment courtesy Revolution Plus; a top of the range SUV from Nigerian automaker, Innoson Motors; a trip to Dublin courtesy Guinness; home appliances courtesy Scanfrost; a trip to Dubai packaged by Travelbeta.
Others are: a year’s supply of Indomie noodles, Munch it and Colgate toothpaste; a year’s supply of Pepsi, a branded chiller and a trip to watch the UEFA Champions League finale; and a brand new Oppo mobile smartphone.
Top Nigerian artistes like Fireboy, Davido and Mayorkun put up thrilling performances on the final day of the lockdown season.