Several days after staying put in the Big Brother Africa house, Idris, 21, from Tanzania has been crowned winner of the Big Brother Africa Hotshots Season 9 and the $300, 000 prize money.
He amassed the highest number of votes to beat seven other finalists, JJ (Zimbabwe), Tayo (Nigeria), Butterphly (Zimbabwe), Macky2 (Zambia), Sipe (Malawi), Nhlanhla (South Africa) and Ghana’s M’am Bea to the title.
Idris, who describes himself as ‘smart, charming, funny, flirty and creative, is a photographer from Arusha in Tanzania.
He was inspired to enter Big Brother Hotshots because he wanted to inspire people and make a name for myself in the process,’ he says. He feels ‘thrilled, excited and accomplished, totally special’.
Idris is filled with positive energy. He admits to having a strategy, entering the house.