Full / Real Name: Adeniyi Lawai
Occupation: Computer engineer, businessman
Residence/Birthplace: Cape Town, South Africa/Oyo State
Niyi was once in the running to be a professional basketball player but that ambition was quickly quashed when he sustained an injury, leading to sciatica.
With a sense of Dennis Rodman about him, he still loves to play basketball and work out, and is adventurous when it comes to new food, and enjoys both eating and cooking it.
He is also an avid reader, aspiring writer and is fond of playing board games and card games, he even has a gaming license.
Niyi is a computer engineer, businessman and also owns an Events management company in Cape Town.
A husband and father of one, Niyi describes himself as “optimistic, spontaneous and adventurous”, while others describe him as being energetic.
He has many tricks up his sleeve and his first one for the season is to tell his fellow Big Brother Naija housemates he is single, even though he is married.