Former Big Brother Naija contestant, Bisola Aiyeola, has opened up on the effects of the show on her career. According to the first runner up of the 2017 edition of the show, her participation has contributed to the successful outing she is currently enjoying in the entertainment industry.
Bisola, who is most popular for her hit movie ‘Picture Perfect,’ recently, released two hit songs this year, ‘Luchia’ which details her life journey and ‘Uncle Luku’.
She credited the Big Brother Naija platform for allowing her possess “a greater selection in the kind of projects” she does.
According to her, it gave her an opportunity to add her voice to the plight of young girls and most importantly, become closer to her fans.
In her reflective post on Tuesday on Instagram, @iambisola, Aiyeola wrote:
“People always ask me about my time in the house, but the truth is none of us imagined the hype surrounding everything we were doing and how our lives were going to change.
“It still takes me by surprise when I travel around the world and people come up to me to wish me well and sometimes even quote things I said from a year ago.
“I went to the house with just one purpose, which was to reach as many people as possible and showcase my talent.
“When I think of the things that my Big Brother experience has allowed me to do in the past 12 months, it is difficult to do so without overwhelming gratitude,” she wrote.
The actress and singer also thanked her manager, The Temple Management company and family for supporting her dreams during and after the show.
Recently, Bisola was acknowledged as the first contestant of the 2017 edition of the Big Brother Naija reality TV show, to hit 1million followers on the popular photo sharing App, Instagram.