Reunion: 'Why I Claimed To Be Married During BBNaija' – Tega
Tega has noted that she separated from her husband since 2020 but decided to use marriage as a strategy on the show.
Reality TV star, Tega Dominic, has stated that she claimed to be married while on Big Brother Naija season 6 show because it was her strategy for the game.
In the reunion show which aired on Thursday night, June 16, 2022, she noted had separated from her husband since 2020 but decided to use marriage as a strategy on the show.
This was as she defended the romantic affair she had with Boma Akpore during the show.
The duo became prominent during the show due to their romantic involvement, coupled with the fact that Tega claimed she was married.
"For a fact, I didn’t go into the show as married. I went in separated. In all my interviews, I clearly stated it. I went in as separated,” Tega said.
She noted that she changed her mind when she came into the show and decided to introduce herself as married.
Tega added, “During our conversations and introductions, I just said well I’m married and I have a kid. That was supposed to be a strategy.
“Getting deep into the show, I then discovered that this was doing something great in a bad way to me.”
Speaking of her affair with Boma, Tega said, “To me, everything that was going on between me and Boma was all a cruise.”
During the reunion show, Boma also revealed that Tega told him her marriage had ended, so to him, he was dealing with a single woman.