BBNaija: Fans start GoFundMe for disqualified Erica, raise N3.4 million in two hours
Fans have started a GoFundMe raiser for disqualified BBNaija housemate Erica, they want the funds raised to be used as compensation for her losing out on the show’s prize money.
Over N3.4 million has been raised already by her fans in barely two hours of the start of the fundraiser.
Following her verbal abuse on Laycon after yesterday Biggie organization decided to disqualify her for breaking the house rule.
According to Biggie, Erica’s actions demonstrated a flagrant disrespect of the rules. This was compounded by the fact that she is HOH in addition to the final and last warning she got last week.
Erica is the first Big Brother Lockdown housemate to be disqualified from the show. Biggie stated the rule and regulations of house, which she was found guilty of breaking.
Minutes after her disqualification, Erica’s fans, known as Elites, started a fundraising campaign for her on a popular platform, GoFundMe, and in lesser than 2 hours after the launch of the campaign, more than $9,000 has been raised.
The organizers are targeting $100,000 to support the disqualified reality show contestant, Erica’s dream.
GoFundMe is an American for-profit crowdfunding platform that allows people to raise money for events ranging from life events such as celebrations and graduations to challenging circumstances like accidents and illnesses.
The Fund has a description that reads: “For Erica Nlewedim, the star of BBNaija season 5, Lockdown edition whose journey on the show came to an emotional end – To realize some of her hopes and aspirations.”