The reaction of the launch as follow one new reality TV show, Big Brother Titans that started on Sunday, 16 January as Nigerians youth worry that it will affect the turn-out of the people because of February presidential election.
The Big Brother Titans was another version for Africa most popular reality show franchise, Big Brother.
The show housemates will comes from different part of Nigeria and South Africa that battle to win a grand prize of $100,000 cash as they try to keep viewers glued to there TV with actions and drama.
Although the Organisers has said that the show is was a combination of two shows – BBNaija and BB Mzansi TV reality show.
Meanwhile, the Nigeria elections is approaching, some Nigerians has condemn reality show that it will distraction the youth to actively participate for the upcoming election.
‘The Big TV show will distraction the Nigerian youths’
For many time, statistics has shown that many young watch the BBNaija version of the show and it obvious from there discussion on social media since the show started.
The Reports has said that the labour party, most supporters was mostly youths, we allege said that the new reality show will normally distract Nigerian youths from casting their votes on the election dates.
On one interview with the Daily report Post, the Nigerian singer/song-writer, Mr Charles Chukwuemeka Oputa, it was popularly known as Charly Boy, asked the youths to stay more concerned for what trouble them.
”I expect young the youth should face the election, while Big Brother is still waiting for them” he said.
” Is good to allow them to just concentrate on what thy are facing , when they finish there voting thy can face Big Brother. Because Voting suppose to be everybody reality is not Big Brother.” added by Mr Charlie Chukwuemeka.
Issue was addressing , during the launch of Big Brother Titans, by one of the host of the show, Mr Ebuka has said ” the Nigerian youths is free to go-out to vote and also coming back to watch anything that they wish to watch.”
But since the reality show launch on Sunday, #BBTitans was still the top trend for Nigeria twitter space with other social media platforms as many people talk about the show and the housemates.
The 20 housemates is the people that have the show this year while battling for the 100 thousand dollars cash prize.
The show started on 15 January and will last for three months.
The photos-list of housemates