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10 Things You Don’t Know About Big Brother Naija Season 7 Winner Josephine Otabor (Phyna)


Big Brother Naija has just concluded its 7th season themed “Level Up” On October 2, 2022, and after 72 days of fun, games, and enjoyable affairs inside the house — a series of evictions and there was only one winner

Phyna was pronounced the winner on the night of the finale. She was favored amongst her fellow finalists, Brian Chukwuemeka Chijioke (Bryann), Adekunle Tobilola Olopade (Adekunle), Chinenyenwa Desire Okoebor (Chichi), Daniella Utangbe Peters (Daniella), and Chidimma Esther Okagbue (Bella), to win 100 million prizes. Although, it might interest you to know a few things about the season winner who has won the heart of many fans being who she is.

Here are 10 things you to know about Phyna that might have eluded you

1. Origin

Phyna was born in Lagos but was raised in Edo state, where she spent most of her early life. Her real name is Ijeoma Josephine Otabor

2. Birthdate

The Big Brother Naija tv star, Phyna, was born on 2nd June 1997, and she is currently 25 years old— A young queen

3. Education

This might surprise you; Phyna is a first-class graduate in Engineering; she studied Agricultural and Bio-environmental engineering at Auchi Polytechnic. Phyna had expressed her graduation as one of the best moments of her life as she was grateful she was able to further her education

4. Career/ Profession

The recent Big Brother Naija queen winner, before becoming a housemate at the show, was a commercial model, and her profession as a Hyper made her famous as an entertainer. Phyna is also a content creator, fashion entrepreneur, and an upcoming actress.

5. Multi-Skilled

Fixing home appliances becomes easier with Phyna around— she is very skilled and has convenient creative skills. Phyna had been sighted making hair for her fellow male and female housemates.

6. Nicknames

Phyna, who has many name tags due to her personality and profession, was beloved by her fans and was regarded as the alpha female in the house. Phyna is popularly called the “Hype priestess”. When she had a ‘ship’ with Groovy, their names merged to birth ‘Groophy’.

7. Ambition

Phyna is a goal-driven young lady; she had set her eyes on Big Brother Naija for 5 years. The reality tv show is a quick stepping stone to rise in fame and publicity, and being the 10th housemate of the “Level up” season is a dream come true, especially now that she won!

8. Perspective

Phyna said, “Na Mumu dey fall in love”,  as her view on relationships, even though she admitted in the house during the first week that she had a crush on Eloswag, who didn’t reciprocate. It didn’t stop there; phyna had unexpectedly, a “thing” with Groovy!

9. Attitude

“Who deyyy” ! Phyna is jovial and has a very expressive attitude which makes her open. Her profession as a hyper gave her a lot of positive energy; Phyna quickly forgets her temper as long as she vents it out.

10. Achievement

During her stay at the house, Phyna had made a difference as she had promised from the onset. A few weeks before the BBN finale, Phyna had been crowned the Head of House. And she made a great leader; Phyna had helped manage the house and other events with the previous Head Of House, Hermes. As the show’s latest winner, Phyna is the second female after Mercy Eke to win the Big Brother Naija.

Read: Meet Big Brother Naija Winners From Season 1 Till Date (2022)

Phyna currently has a growing fan page, PHYNATION, on Instagram; for the love of her being and activities, her fans are also known as The Unusuals. Amazingly, she is the first female housemate to get verified on Instagram — her fans couldn’t have enough of the show.

We can’t wait to uncover more about our season winner and alpha female, Phyna

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