Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Big Brother Africa audition dates for the 14 African countries taking part in the 9th season starting in September.

The audition details of the upcoming brand-new 9th season of Big Brother Africa is now known.

The 9th season of Big Brother Africa will start on television on Sunday 7 September on DStv for 91 days and is once again produced in Johannesburg, South Africa by Endemol South Africa.

People need to be 21 and older and must have a valid passport.

People in 14 countries can enter, although Angola is dropped and has been replaced by Rwanda.

"The inclusion of Rwanda in this season is even more exciting as this displays that our reach and growth into the various sub-Saharan markets is going from strength to strength," says Nico Meyer, MultiChoice Africa CEO.

"We look forward to seeing further growth as well as the impressive social media presence that the show enjoys".

"We have been producing this series for M-Net for a number of seasons now and as partners, together we have seen this show grow to the phenomenon that it has become," says Sivan Pillay, managing director of Endemol.

"Audiences and fans can expect yet another high quality production".

South Africans who want to try for a chance to be in the reality show will only have one city in South Africa to audition in: Johannesburg on 30 June and 1 July at The Pyramid Venue and Conference Centre.

Here's the dates for the various countries for Big Brother Africa's 9th season:

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (Capital Hotel and Spa)
30 June 2014

Lilongwe, Malawi (The Crossroads Hotel)
30 June, 1 July 2014

Lagos, Nigeria (Protea Hotel Leadway)
30 June, 1 July 2014

Nairobi, Kenya (The Hilton Nairobi)
3, 4 July 2014

Gaborone, Botswana (Cresta President Hotel)
4, 5 July 2014

Lusaka, Zambia (InterContinental Hotel)
4, 5 July 2014

Accra, Ghana (Holiday Inn Hotel Airport)
5, 6 July 2014

Kampala, Uganda (Sheraton Hotel)
7, 8 July 2014

Windhoek, Namibia (Hilton Hotel)
8, 9 July 2014

Kigali, Rwanda (The Lemigo Hotel)
9 July 2014

Free Town, Sierra Leone (The Country Lodge Complex)
9 July 2014

Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania (New Africa Hotel)
11, 12 July 2014

Harare, Zimbabwe (The Meikles Hotel)
12, 13 July 2014