BBnaija: Laycon reacts after bagging Star-prize Season 5 winner

BIG Brother Naija season 5 came to an end on Sunday and saw fan favourite Laycon emerge winner of the show.

Reacting after he emerged as the star-prize winner, Laycon in his social media handle tweeted “We did it guys. Major thanks to all iCons worldwide. Laycon couldn’t have come thus far without you, thank you all for the love and support. May God bless you immensely …. Fierce nation”.

This year’s season tagged Lockdown saw 20 housemates compete for the grand prize worth N85 million.

Only five of them made it to the final week of the show.

Laycon edged out the four other finalists Dorathy, Nengi, Vee and Neo to clinch the coveted status of winner.

As winner he gets N30m cash prize, a two-bedroom apartment, Dubai trip for two, SUV from Innoson Motors, trip to Dublin, a trip to watch di UEFA Champions League finale, home appliances courtesy of Scanfrost, one year supply of Indomie noodles, Munch it chin-chin and Colgate toothpaste, one year supply of Pepsi and branded chiller, brand new Oppo mobile smartphone among other mouth-watering prizes.

24-year-old Dorathy emerged the 1st runner up while Nengi was declared the 2nd runner up. Vee emerged the 5th runner up with Neo as the 4th runner up.

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