bbaBig Brother Africa 9 is beckoning and the whole of Africa is anticipating the next bunch of Africa’s best and most entertaining stars.

The show will kick off on September and the audition dates and venues have officially been made public. Unlike previous years, this year’s entry process is slightly different as potential housemates are invited to come in their numbers for auditions in their respective country venues. All persons over the age of 21, who are citizens of one of the participating countries and have a valid passport, can enter Big Brother Africa 9.

Big Brother Africa 9 will be screened live 24/7 on DStv channels 197 and 198 while GOtv audiences will see highlights of the show, which begins on Sunday, 7 September and is scheduled to run for 91 days.

Here are the Audition Details

–    Botswana – Gabarone (Cresta President Hotel): 4 and 5 July 2014
–    Ethiopia – Addis Ababa (Capital Hotel and Spa): 30 June 2014
–    Ghana – Accra (Holiday Inn Hotel Airport): 5 and 6 July 2014
–    Kenya – Nairobi, The Hilton Nairobi: 3 and 4 July 2014
–    Malawi – Lilongwe (The Crossroads Hotel): 30 June and 1 July 2014
–    Namibia – Windhoek (Hilton Hotel): 8 and 9 July 2014
–    Nigeria – Lagos (Protea Hotel Leadway, Ikeja): 30 June and 1 July 2014
–    Rwanda – Kigali (The Lemigo Hotel) 9 July 2014
–    Sierra Leone – Free Town (The Country Lodge Complex): 9 July 2014
–    South Africa – Johannesburg (The Pyramid Venue and Conference Center): 30 June and 1 July 2014
–    Tanzania – Dar Es Salaam (New Africa Hotel): 11 and 12 July 2014
–    Uganda – Kampala (Sheraton Hotel): 7 and 8 July 2014
–    Zambia – Lusaka (InterContinental Hotel): 4 and 5 July 2014
–    Zimbabwe – Harare (The Meikles Hotel): 12 and 13 July 2014