Chidinma Esther Okagbue, who is now known as Bella Okagbue or Bella BBNaija, is a BBNaija reality TV star, content creator, fashion model, entrepreneur, social media influencer, and reality TV actress.
Esther Okagbue rose to the limelight after she became one of the housemates of the Big Brother Naija Season Seven Edition, Big Brother Naija: Level Up Edition. She is competing with 25 other housemates on the show to win the prize money of about 100 million Naira.
Moreover, she was introduced as one of the 26 housemates of the Big Brother Naija: Level Up Edition on the 25th of July 2022. Describing herself during her first live interview, Bella noted that she is “a no-nonsense person who gets pissed off easily.” Just like most of the BBNaija Season Seven housemates, she believes she is competitive.
Today, I will take a thorough look at her biography: early life, early career, parents, real name, date of birth, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, boyfriend, net worth, siblings, and some other interesting things you probably didn’t know about her. Without further ado, let us start with her biography and early life.
Bella Okagbue Biography: Early Life
Legally born and named Chidinma Esther Okagbue on the 29th day of May 1997 in Onitsha, Anambra State, Chidinma Esther Okagbue is who we now know as Bella Okagbue. She was born and raised in a Christian household by her parents, Late Obi Afala Okechukwu Okagbue, and his wife, Clara Ogechukwu Okagbue.
Originally, she is a native of Anambra State; one of the states in the South-South of Nigeria. She comes from a family of six, and she is the last born of her parents’ four children. According to our findings, her father Obi Afala OkeChukwu Okagbue is the late Obi of Onitsha.
What’s more, out of her three siblings with whom she was raised in Onitsha, Anambra State, two are famous. Whereas her sister, Sandra Okagbue, is known for being the baby mama of the famous Nigerian Afropop singer and musician, Flavour N’abania, her brother Chris Okagbue is a popular Nigerian Nollywood actor and social media and TV personality.
Bella BBNaija Educational Background
Chidinma Esther Okagbue, now known as Bella BBNaija, had her primary school in one of the private primary schools in Onitsha, Anambra State. Therein, she obtained her First School Leaving Certificate before proceeding to a secondary school in Onitsha where she obtained her West African Examination Certificate in 2013.
After obtaining her basic certifications, Bella Okagbue proceeded to the renowned Nigerian University, the University of Lagos otherwise known as UniLag. As it is, she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science.
Bella Okagbue Early Career
Before she took an interest to become one of the housemates of the Big Brother Naija: Level Up Edition, Bella Okagbue was a fashion model. Now, she started modeling during her years at the University of Lagos.
Starting a career in the modeling industry during her years as an undergraduate student, Bella BBNaija got signed with a top modeling agency in Lagos. This, according to our findings, helped her secure many modeling gigs in Lagos, and across Nigeria by extension.
Motivated by how much success her elder siblings, Sandra Okagbue and Chris Okagbue, have achieved in their respective careers in the Nigerian entertainment industry, Bella took an interest in going for the Season Seven Edition of the Big Brother Naija reality show.
Although her mother, Clara Ogechukwu Okagbue, was averse to her decision of going for the Big Brother Naija show, she auditioned to be one of the housemates notwithstanding. On the 25th day of July 2022, she was announced as one of the housemates of the season.
Speaking about herself during her first live interview on stage, Bella Okagbue said that most of her friends are male because she does not get along with girls. According to her, “it always leads to jealousy and gossip.” Looking at her charismatic personality, one would be right to say that she is very blunt and fearless.
And do her fellow housemates feel threatened by her presence in the house? Well… It is meant to be a competition, and so you know. Oh, and about 26 housemates from different states and ethnical backgrounds are competing for the grand prize of 100 million Naira, so you can imagine how much of a competition that is.
On a rather unrelated note; Chidinma Esther Okagbue said she auditioned for the Big Brother Naija reality TV show because she wanted to be rich and famous.
Bella Okagbue Boyfriend, Is She Married?
Well, rumor has it that one of the Big Brother Naija: Level Up Edition housemates, Sheggz, is the name of Bella’s boyfriend. Mainly, Bella BBNaija and Sheggz BBNaija are close friends on the show, so the BBNaija show fans are shipping them, as they normally do on the show with close friends.
Uhu uhu, Bella BBNaija is not married to anyone at the time this article went live on our website. She is very much open to relationships that would lead to marriage in the future, but she was rumored to be in a relationship with Sheggz BBNaija at the time.
Bella BBNaija Age, Birthday
Brought into this world on the 29th day of May 1997, Bella Okagbue was 25 years old at the time she went for the reality TV show. Chidinma Esther Okagbue’s birthday is on the 29th of May.
Bella Okagbue Siblings, Parents
According to our findings, Chidinma Easter Okagbue has four siblings among whose names are Sandra Okagbue and Chris Okagbue. As we pointed out earlier, Sandra Okagbue is a Nigerian social media personality, well-known for being the baby mama of Nigerian singer and musician, Flavour N’abania. On the other hand, Chris Okagbue is a Nigerian Nollywood actor.
What’s more, Late Obi Afala Okechukwu Okagbue is the name of Bella’s late father whereas Clara Ogechukwu Okagbue is the name of her mother.
Where is Bella Okagbue From? Tribe, Nationality
Chidinma Esther Okagbue is from Onitsha in Anambra State, Nigeria. She is an Igbo girl from the South-East of Nigeria. Moreover, he is a Nigerian citizen by birth, ethnically an Igbo, regionally a Southerner, and practices the Christian religion.
Bella Okagbue Instagram, Facebook
Bella is on Mark Zuckerberg’s app, Instagram, and Facebook with the usernames @bellaokagbue and Bella Okagbue respectively. She joined Instagram in April 2012 and has more than 253k thousand followers. So far, she has made more than 350 posts and she is following more than 480 people. On Facebook, she has more than 10.7k thousand followers.
Bella BBNaija TikTok, Twitter
Chidinma Esther Okagbue is on TikTok with the username @bellao_kagbue. She has more than 57.7k thousand followers on Twitter with more than 225.2k thousand total likes. More so, she is following more than 70 people and has posted quite a good number of videos.
Bella Okagbue Net Worth
At the time we last updated and published this article on our website, Talk Talk Today, Bella Okagbue’s net worth is estimated to be 40k thousand. Before she went for the Big Brother Naija Reality TV show she was a model, so she earned her net worth from her modeling career.