The previous Big Brother Africa House at Sasani Studios in Johannesburg, South Africa was burnt in a fire incident on September 2.
The Big Brother Africa show will go on after all as a new venue has been found in Johannesburg, South Africa for the 2014 edition tagged “Big Brother Hotshots”.
The show, which was previously set for September 7, had to be postponed due to a fire incident in the old house at Sasani Studios, also in Johannesburg,on September 2.
A press statement released by the organizers reads:
M-Net and Endemol SA are delighted to confirm that a new Big Brother house has been found in Johannesburg, South Africa following the devastating fire that demolished the original house on 2 September.
The search was concluded after exploring all possible options both locally and internationally, for a suitable venue to produce the 9th season of Africa’s biggest reality show.
M-Net and Endemol SA are pleased to announce that Big Brother Hotshots will officially launch on Sunday 5 October AT 19:00 CAT. As they countdown to the launch, fans across the continent can look forward to some pleasant surprises in true Biggie fashion.
The producers wish to thank fans far and wide for all the patience and continuous support over the past few days.
The reality show features contestants from all over Africa and the 2013 edition was won by Namibian beauty, Dillish Matthews.