Big Brother Mzansi doubles up on the excitement

By Drum Digital
23 March 2015

Meet the new faces who plan on entertaining Mzansi for 56 days

By: Tsakane Ndlovu

Yes, Big brother is back by popular demand with new housemates!

But this time it’s double everything - meaning double the contestants and double the prize money, this year R2 million is up for grabs.

Contestants don’t roll solo but come paired up as cousins, siblings, lovers and ex-lovers.  We can’t wait to see what will happen in the next 56 days. Meet the new house mates...

Introducing the honeymoon couple, Khali and Bongi who have been together for three months and believe that they have a good strategy to win the million. Khali Masooane is 24-year-old marketing graduate who works as a digital specialist. Abongile Mbauli (28) known as Bongi is a customer service agent..

khali and Bongi Fresh lovers, Khali and Bongi

Next up, close cousins Bexx and Soxx think that they are twins. Bexx, real name Axola Mbengo, is a 26-year-old insurance sales consultant and a mother to a six-year-old daughter. And 26-year-old Soxx, born Sokhana Ralane, is a Varsity College student, studying advertisement management.

Twin-cousins Bexx and Soxx Twin-cousins Bexx and Soxx

Ex-lovers Adams and Tembi dated for two years and have been broken up for five years now. Thembela Magandela-Mthupha (25) works as an actress, dancer and scriptwriter. And Adams who his real name is Siyanda Ngwenya (24) describes his occupation as  ‘struggling artist/musician’.

Adams and Tembi Adams and Tembi used to be lovers but are now platonic

Brother and sister duo, Gino and Tiffini from Cape Town can’t wait to experience Big Brother Mzansi. Gino (35), whose real name is Eugene Smith, loves cycling and is a fan of South African mixed martial arts. Tiffini Peterson (23) is a hostess and a freelance model.

Tiffini and Gino Tiffini and Gino plan on bringing some capetonian flavour to the house

And lastly crazy, fun couple Ntombi and Ace who have been together for five years and have a son together. They think they have the coolest personalities. Will that be enough for them to win the coveted prize?

Crazy couple Ace and Ntombi have already trended in Mzansi Crazy couple Ace and Ntombi have already trended in Mzansi

It was announced that Big Brother will reveal a further 10 contestants unbeknown to the couples who entered the house on Sunday.

Catch Big Brother Mzansi, Double Trouble 24/7 live screening on DStv channels 197 and 198.

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