Eric Akhigbe biography – All you need to know about BBNaija Eric 2020


In this article, I will be talking about Big Brother Naija Pepper Dem housemate, Eric Akhigbe, popularly known as Eric. I’ll be talking about Eric, his net worth, and other interesting things about him.

Who is Eric Akhigbe?

Eric Akhigbe, better known as Eric, is a Nigerian body builder and fitness trainer. Eric became famous participating in the 5th season of the Big Brother Naija reality show, which is tagged Big Brother Naija Lockdown since it was hosted during the COVID-19 lockdown.

About BBNaija Eric:

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BBNaija housemate, Eric Akhigbe, best known as Eric was born in 1996, in Edo State, southern Nigeria. Eric was born into a family of six and happens to be one of the eldest of the family. He had his primary and secondary education in his hometown before he moved to Lagos State to complete his tertiary studies.

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Right from the onset, Eric has always engaged in various sporting and athletic activities where he has as well chosen a career in bodybuilding.
Before the BBNaija housemate started bodybuilding, he was a basketball player. It was also rumoured that Eric dropped out from the Covenant University in his third year, so as to pursue a career in basketball playing.

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As at the time of this article, Eric is a final year student of the University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos State. However, the course he studies is yet to be revealed but there are chances it is related to sport and athletics, since the lad is a lover of sports and an athlete.

Eric Akhigbe was really driven by his passion for the basketball sport, unfortunately, he had a serious knee injury in an accident. This incident was what made Eric to quit basketball and pick up a career in bodybuilding. It was also after this incident that he decided to go back to school and complete his education.

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Over the years, Eric has been able to pull up a lot of heights and muscles from his bodybuilding career. According to him, body building is one of his ultimate ways of staying healthy.

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While in the University of Lagos, Eric started his career as a fitness coach and has been able to help over 100 people in building their dream bodies, which according is one of his greatest achievements.

Eric BBNaija Net Worth:

As at the time of this article, Eric’s net worth is estimated to be around $40,000 which he made from his career as a fitness coach and body builder.

This brings us to the end of this article on all you need to know about BBNaija Eric Akhigbe.


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