The Lagos Internal Revenue Service has urged the winner of the 2020 edition of the Big Brother Nigeria reality TV show , Olamilekan ‘Laycon ’ Agbeleshe , to pay his tax .
The agency made this known in a tweet to congratulate and commend Laycon for the achievement .
“ Congratulations @ itsLaycon winner @BBNaija Lockdown edition. More wins !! We look forward to seeing you in Y 2021 as you # payyourtax ,” it tweeted .
Twenty -six – year -old Laycon emerged the winner of the 2020 edition of the Big Brother Naija reality TV show , which officially came to an end on Sunday, after 71 days of live entertainment .
Laycon got 60 per cent of the total votes cast by viewers to beat fellow housemate , Dorathy Bachor , who got about 21 .65 per cent of the votes .
Both contestants were among the five finalists, including Nengi , Neo and Vee, that made it to the grand finale of the show , out of a total of 20 housemates .
For winning the show , Laycon got N 30 m in cash . He will also receive various gifts and incentives valued at N 55 m . They include an all – expense -paid trip to Dubai for two, a two-bedroom apartment , a Sport Utility Vehicle from Innoson Motors, a Scanfrost electronic makeover , one year supply of Pepsi Cola , one year supply of Munch It and Indomie noodles and VIP tickets to watch the European Champions League final .
Earlier, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State congratulated Bachor and Neo Akpofure, both from the state , who were among the five finalists .
In a series of tweets on his handle @IAOkowa, the Governor said that the state was indeed proud of the duo whom he described as ambassadors of Delta State .
He said the 24 – year -old Bachor displayed leadership traits that distinguished her as a model for young persons in Delta and beyond.
”I am not surprised that she became the last woman standing out of 10 women among 20 housemates in the competition .
“Her exemplary conduct in the Big Brother house was good and she did not bring any embarrassment to the state .
“As a state , we are very delighted that our daughter , Dorathy Bachor , emerged the Runner Up in the just -concluded BBNaija competition .
“We are glad that she and Neo related very well with the other housemates and survived all the evictions and avoided controversies in the house .
“They have portrayed the Delta character of being well behaved and worthy ambassadors of the state ,’’ the governor stated .