Tacha or popularly known by her Social media handles @SymplyTacha is arguably the most controversial housemate of the 2019 edition of the Big Brother Naija show.
There are many reasons why people love or hate her but all of these have built up into more popularity for the Reality TV star. When she came into the Big Brother Naija house, she exuded confidence and confronted the other housemates saying she was sure going to win the grand prize. Her confidence and confrontations with other housemates were some of the things that made are popular. She dubbed herself, ‘No Leave, No Transfer’, and was no doubt a strong contender for the BB Naija grand prize. In one of her sessions with Biggie, she had said she was in the house to win while others were in the house to compete. Many want to know more about Tacha. This article provides you with information on Tacha; her family life, personal life, relationships, career, endorsement deals, and estimated net worth.
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Simply Tacha’s real name is Anita Natacha Akide. She is popularly known as Tacha or Symply Tacha. Tacha comes from the Ijaw of Kalabari tribe in River state in the Eastern- Niger Delta region of Nigeria. Tacha was born on the 23rd of December, 1995 (She is currently, 25 years old as at 2020) She was brought up in Port Harcourt, River State, in the south southern part of Nigeria. This explains why she always refers to herself as Port Harcourt First Daughter. Tacha was born into a working-class family but became an orphan.
Tacha completed both her primary and secondary school education in Port-Harcourt, Rivers state. She then proceeded to the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education in Port Harcourt, River State. In 2016, Tacha completed her tertiary education at the Ignatius Ajuru University and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in the English language.
Tacha runs an online Makeup store on Instagram @everythingtacha. She is also a Businesswoman and Instagram influencer.
Tacha as always portrayed herself as someone who’s spontaneous, loud, interesting, confident lively, and fun-loving. Tacha has always wanted to be a part of the Big Brother Naija show. A close friend to Tacha revealed that getting picked to be a participant of the show has been the greatest heights of Tacha’s life. Tacha is a very controversial person. Her attitude and behavior in the Big Brother Naija house
Almost everyone knows of Tacha’s tattoo. Tacha has a tattoo of Davido’s record label on her chest. She is a music lover and a devoted lover of Davido. She claims she got the tattoo to tell of her love for Davido. When Davido saw the tattoo, he was impressed with her commitment and followed her back on Instagram. Tacha said she fell in love with Davido after she heard the song, ‘Dami duro’ in 2011. Tacha says her favourite musician is Cardi B. Tacha is an Instagram sensation and seems to have mastered the art of making money with her phone. One of Tacha’s greatest dislikes is gossips. At the start of the BBnaija show, she said If she emerged winner, she planned on investing in new business ideas, increase the standard of living of her family and starting a charitable foundation.
Tacha – Eviction
Unfortunately for Tacha, her dream of winning the reality TV show came to an end after she was disqualified by Biggie. Tacha had earned three strikes during her stay in the Big Brother house. This was after Tacha got into a heated argument with her fellow housemate, Mercy. Their argument was escalated by Cindy. Tacha’s eviction from the show was met with mixed reactions as her fans complained the decision by Biggie was bias, while some others thought it had been a long time coming.
Tacha was accused of losing her temper during the argument which made her push, shove, and pull Mercy’s hair. The rule book of the Big brother show clearly states that other types of violence such as provocation, goading, bullying and victimisation may be punished by the head of the show, Big Brother in any way he chooses. This was considered as violent and Big Brother found her guilty of breaking the House rule of physical violence and also accused her of intending to harm when she shoved Mercy and pulled her hair on 2 separate occasions. Biggie deemed that such physical violence has no place in Big Brother’s house.
Another controversy that rocked the social media space about Tacha was that of her alleged body odour. Mercy had alleged that Tacha smells also has mouth odour. This allegation stuck online with many mocking Tacha and some other celebrities such as Zlatan singing about it.
Tacha Net Worth
Even before Tacha participated in the Big brother Naija house, she has been an Instagram influencer, vlogger and Make-up artist. After she was evicted on the show, she was gifted a cash gift of N100 million naira. She was given N50 million by Jaaruma, a sex therapist. Jaruma gave her the cash in dollars. Tacha also got three endorsement deals to her credit, from the House Lunettes, Getfit Nigeria, and luxury hair brand, Royal Hairs. At the moment, she is estimated to be net worth $200,000.
Tacha- Relationship and Boyfriend
Tacha has not publicly declared that she is dating anyone. However, there is one mystery boyfriend of hers, King Ladi whom no one knows. Back at the BB Naija house, Tacha had revealed that she was once had a boyfriend who was so broke, he could not help her start a business. She later decided to become more active on social media and get a supportive boyfriend. She said with the level of support she gets from him, she has no intention looking anywhere else.
Full name: Anita Natacha Anide
Date of Birth: 23rd December 1995
Career: Vlogger, Make up artist, Businesswoman
Networth: Estimate of $200, 000