Every year, for the past 61 years, the 1st of October has been set aside to celebrate Nigerian's independence from her colonial masters, the British. It's an official national holiday in Nigeria. Today is another October 1, The President of Federal republican of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo, Senators, House of Representatives, and other political office holders gathered at Abuja to celebrate this year's independence day in grand style.
However, some popular Nigerian celebrities have also shown love to Nigeria by supporting her with prayers. Let's see how these five Big Brother Naija stars have shown love to Nigeria.
Adeoluwa Okusaga, popularly known as Saga is a former housemate of Big Brother Naija season 6, themed ‘Shine Ya Eye’, who has just been evicted from the show. He was born in Lagos State.
Today, Saga has joined Nigerians in wishing Nigeria well. He prayed for Nigeria, he said, As we celebrate our great Nation, Nigeria on her 61st independence, I pray we all attain that Independence and freedom that we truly seek.
Yusuf Garba, popularly known as Yousef is a former housemate of Big Brother Naija season 6. He's a teacher, model, and trainer from Jos.
The 29-year-old reality TV personality, Yousef has also posted to celebrate independence day. In his Instagram post, he advised Nigerians that, this is the time to become a strong force to Reckon with as a Nation. A time to be there for each other irrespective of Religion, Culture, Tribe. A time to reach out to those in need with a vision of eradicating poverty, A time to celebrate every win by our dear Country and take lessons from the errors made in others to correct them.
Gbolahan Ololade, popularly known as Kayvee is a former housemate of Big Brother Naija season 6, who withdrew from the reality show on medical grounds. However, he's now mentally and physically fit.
Today, Kayvee also showed love to Nigeria. In his Instagram post, he prayed for a better Nigeria. He wished Nigeria a happy independence day.
Anita Natacha Akide popularly known as Tacha or Simply Tacha is a former housemate of Big Brother Naija season 4, who was disqualified from the show as a result of fighting her fellow housemate.
Today, October 1, the reality TV Star, Tacha has posted on Instagram to wish Nigeria a happy independence day.
Chukwuebuka Obi-Uchendu is a Nigerian lawyer and media personality from Anambra State, Nigeria. He was a former housemate of Big Brother Naija's season 1 reality TV show, since then, he has been hosting the show.
Today, Ebuka showed love to Nigeria by posting stunning pictures in a Green outfit on his official Instagram page.
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