Eric BBNaija Biography, Age, Wiki, Career, Family, Net Worth, Instagram & Twitter

Eric Akigbe, affectionately known as Eric BBNaija, is a Big Brother Naija season 5 housemate titled”Lockdown.” Eric is a professional bodybuilder and fitness trainer.

Eric Profile

Full Name Eric Akhigbe
Age 24 Years
Sex Male
Nationality Nigerian
Place of Birth Edo
Marital status Single
Occupation Student/bodybuilder

Early Life

Eric was born in 1996 in Edo State, Nigeria. Eric grew up in a family of six and turned out to be the eldest son.


Eric, as is known in this year’s Big Brother House, did his high school education in his hometown and then moved to Lagos to continue his higher education. He is a final year student at the University of Lagos.


While growing up, Eric’s love for sports grew from his childhood until he was known for his sports activities. He is best known for his bodybuilding. Before finding a passion for bodybuilding, Eric was a basketball player, which caused him to drop out of school to pursue his basketball career.

His dream of being a basketball player came true until an accident that cost him a knee injury choked his dreams of being a basketball player.


According to Eric, one of his most significant accomplishments was that he was able to help over 100 students build their dream bodies as a fitness trainer.

Net Worth

Eric net worth is estimated to be $ 40,000, which he earned through a career as a bodybuilder and fitness trainer.

Facts about Eric

  • What new habit or skill did you acquire during lockdown?

Listening to my thoughts more carefully and analysing them deeply.

  • What are your words to live by?

Thank God for Life ­– #TGFL.

  • What is your biggest achievement?

Helping over 100 people achieve their fitness goals.