Big Brother Naija Alex says viewers should have saved Leo instead of her, 8 housemates are up for possible eviction [Day 43 recap]

Alex says viewers should have saved Leo instead of her, 8 housemates are up for possible eviction: Here's a recap of Day 43.

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Nina as the new Head of House

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Have you been following the new season of Big Brother Naija? Here are some important things you probably missed on day 43.

Check out a recap of day 43, including social media reactions

Alex wishes she had left instead of Leo

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Alex cries over Leo's eviction


Following Leo's eviction, an Alex, who had just survived possible eviction broke into tears, while Rico, Tobi and Nina tried to console her.

The next day, during a conversation with Miracle, a sad Alex said she doesn't understand why Nigerians saved her instead of Leo.

She also added that no idea what to do with the prize money, and would hand it over to Leo to manage for her.

Alex and Leo were paired as strategic partners in the first two weeks of the show. They were also romantically involved during his stay in the house.



A twist to the HOH title

biggie announced a new twist to the Big Brother Naija Head of House title.

For the first time in the history of #BBNaija, whoever emerges the HOH won't be guaranteed immunity and the veto power to save a nominated housemate and replace with another.

Instead of automatic immunity, whoever wins the Head of House title will be required to pick one out of four cards, which will determine if he or she is immune from possible eviction or has the power to save and replace.

Nina wins HOH

For this week's Head of House title, Nina, Miracle, Tobi and Cee-C qualified to take part in the final challenge.

Nina eventually emerged the winner. In addition to her win, she was asked to choose a housemate to enjoy the luxury room with.

She chose her ex-strategic partner and lover, Miracle.


Biggie dissolves pairs

Biggie finally told the housemates, who have competed in pairs since the season kicked off, that the pairs have been dissolved and they now compete as individuals.

Cee-C, Lolu, Tobi and Alex were the happiest about the new development.


For the first time since this season of Big Brother Naija kicked off, the housemates are competing as individuals.

Here's how the housemates nominated and the housemates up for possible eviction this week.

Teddy A nominated Tobi and Miracle

Rico nominated Cee-C and Miracle

Cee-C nominated Anto and Alex

Nina nominated Bambam and Lolu

Miracle nominated Cee-C and Lolu

Alex nominates Bambam and Cee-C

Tobi nominated Teddy A and Bambam

Bambam nominated Tobi and Anto

Lolu nominated nominated Rico and Bambam

Anto nominated Teddy A and Alex

Nina picked the immunity card, so couldn't save and replace any of the nominated housemates.

The housemates up for possible eviction this week are: Miracle, Tobi, Teddy, Lolu, Cee-C, BamBam, Anto and Alex.

There are currently 10 contestants battling for the 45 million naira grand prize. With 43 days gone, the housemates have 42 more days to spend in the Big Brother Naija house.

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