South Africa 2021 Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) Season 6 DSTV Channel 197

The Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality show will be starting on July 24th, 2021. Here is how to watch the 2021 Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) season 6 show in South Africa. The show is organized by Multichoice company and it is only broadcasted on DSTV cable TV.

DSTV digital cable company has released a statement about the much asked questions if the Big Brother Naija season 6 edition will be available to South Africa users.

In a statement the DSTV Team said Africa’s biggest reality TV show, BBNaija season 6 edition will be aired on DSTV channel 197 to all Premium, Compact Plus, Compact, Family and Access bouquet subscribers in South Africa from Saturday, 24 July 2021 until Sunday 3 October 2021.

The new BBNaija Season will be available in South Africa at the same time as Nigeria

BBNaija South Africa DSTV Channel

You can watch the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) season 6 show on the following channels on DSTV

  • DSTV – Big Brother Naija (Channel 197)

BBNaija Season 6 Live Stream

Time for the Show

  • 24/7 hours broadcast

Channel to Air the Show

  • DSTV channel 197

How to Watch BBNaija Online 2021.

You can watch live streaming of the Big Brother Naija season 6 edition on your mobile phones from anywhere in the world by signing up and subscribing to DSTV Show Max.

Showmax is streaming the 24/7 BBNaija season. You can also watch series, movies, news and much more.

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Steps to register

  1. Click on the sign up icon on the top right corner if you have not registered before.

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  1. Enter your email, password and phone number

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  1. Make payments (You can choose to make payment for all devices or only for your mobile phone)


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  1. All devices
    1. Showmax N2,900 NGN
    2. Showmax Pro (N6,300 NGN)
  2. Mobile Devices
    1. Showmax Mobile (N1,450 NGN)
    2. Showmax Pro Mobile (N3, 200 NGN)
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10 Ways to Watch Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) season 6 (2021)

We know you’re looking forward to meeting the new Housemates and you want to catch every minute of the action. There are so many ways to keep up with and join the conversation with BBNaija season 5, every day, 24/7. Here’s how.

  1. The live show will premiere at 19:00 WAT on DStv channel 198 and GOtv channel 29 with a simulcast-on Africa Magic Showcase (DStv channel 151), Africa Magic Urban (DStv channel 153) and Africa Magic Family (DStv channel 154 & GOtv channel 2). If you still haven’t, avoid FOMO and reconnect to today via DStv or GOtv Max or Jolli .
  2. The 24-hour feed will be available on channel 198 on DStv and channel 29 on GOtv.
  3. The MyGOtv and MyDStv apps are available on Google Play and the App Store for more self-service options such as reconnecting and upgrading your package.
  4. Not being in the comfort of your home in front of your big screen does not have to stop you from watching the show. The DStv Now app allows you to watch on your phone, tablet or laptop, anywhere you are.
  5. Fans will also be able to watch the show on Showmax. Just visit to sign up.
  6. You want your voice to be heard? Join in on the themed conversations to see your message appear to TV.
  7. Follow the official, verified Twitter account, @BBNaija and join in on the #BBNaija fun by liking and retweeting the daily memes, gifs and videos.
  8. Be part of over 1 million Facebook fans of Big Brother Nigeria across the world and receive daily updates. Here, you’ll also e-meet other fans whom you can discuss the drama, ships and more in the House.
  9. The official Instagram account will feature daily engagement memes, images from the day and an IG TV that encapuslates each day’s activities on the timeline. You want to make sure that you are there to double tap, view and comment. Insta stories on the other hand, will be your ticket to behind the scenes content in the House and will definitely be a place to check in on daily.
  10. Daily video highlights, exclusive interviews and write ups that are engaging will be feature on the website for every Big Brother Naija lover to enjoy. This is the official place to dig into all things about the show and will, of course, also be the where you’ll to vote when the time comes.
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