Who is BBNaija Tega?
Tega is one of the female housemates of the 2021 BBNaija Season 6 edition tagged ‘Shine Ya Eyes’. She got into the show on Sunday, July 25th, 2021.
BBNaija Tega’s full name is Tega Offiong Dominic. She is an actress, make-up artist, and entrepreneur from Cross River State. During her entry to the show, Tega described herself as a cool, hot-headed lady who is also very sensitive.
The housemate is the first truly married woman to get on the BBNaija show and she is a proud mother of one.
Full data profile of BBNaija housemate Tega
|Full name||Tega Offiong Dominic|
|Age||29 years old|
|Birthday||December 5, 1991|
|State of origin||Cross River|
|Career||Actress, Make-up Artist, Entrepreneur|
BBNaija Tega’s childhood and education
BBNaija Tega was born on December 5, 1991, in Cross River State.
Talking about her childhood, the 29-year-old housemate described herself as the ‘stubborn grasshopper’ of her family. Tega lost her father on January 1, 2021, and she has remarked the loss was exceptionally hard for her.
Tega graduated from the University of Calabar with a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts. After her graduation, she enrolled in a film academy as an additional effort to advance her acting career.
BBNaija Tega’s career
BBNaija Tega is an actress, make-up artist, and entrepreneur. The housemate has revealed that she loves ‘DIY’ – (Do It Yourself) projects, therefore she is engaged in different enterprises.
As a businesswoman, Tega and her husband jointly run a clothing brand called ‘Ajeboh Clothing’.
BBNaija Tega has also appeared in movies, TV series and skits, as an actress. BBNaija Tega also runs a weight loss and herbal tea business called ‘Teaga Detox’.
BBNaija Tega’s marriage and husband
BBNaija Tega is happily married to a businessman and brand consultant named Ajeboh Kris Lawrence. The two got married on August 5, 2017.
BBNaija Tega’s husband is active on Instagram as @ajmoney001. Tega’s husband, Ajeboh Lawrence, has been super supportive of his wife’s participation in the Big Brother Naija reality show.
He recently took to his Instagram page to defend his wife after she was being trolled by some viewers of the show for allowing male housemate Saga to put his mouth on her nipple.
According to Ajeboh, his wife is an actress and she would even do more if it were a movie scene.
“My wife is an actress. If that was a movie scene, she would still do more. Let’s try and subscribe to show max. That was the content I signed for. Expect more #tegan #bbnaija @its_tegadominic I love you baby.”
However, while some viewers reacted positively to his quick defence of his wife and called him an understanding and supportive husband, others believe he was just hiding his pain or he probably doesn’t love his wife.
BBNaija Tega’s children
Tega’s marriage is blessed with a son named Jamil Dominic. Jamil clocked 3 years of age on August 2nd, 2021, while his mother was already in the BBNaija house.
BBNaija Tega and Saga nipple controversy
Married BBNaija housemate, Tega sparked a lot of reactions from the viewers of the show after she allowed a male co-housemate, Saga, to suck her nipple for about 5 seconds during a ‘Truth or Dare’ game in the house.
Tega’s net worth
Based on currently available information about Tega’s job and earnings, her estimated net worth before joining the BBNaija show stood at around N20 million naira.