Meet Proud 21-Yr-Old Feminist, Poet With 11 Tattoos, BBNaija Angel, And Her Life Before The Show (Biography)

The 21 year old Akwa Ibom beauty is among the Big Brother Naija 2021 'Shine Ya Eye' housemates.

She was the 1st female housemate to be unveiled on Sunday, 25th August, and her carefree personality has been winning her lots of fans.

Now let's talk about her life before the commencement of the show. 

Angel Agnes Smith simply referred to as Angel, 5'6 ft tall, is a proud feminist. 

Born on the 16th January, 2000 to London based parents, Angel was raised in Lagos, Nigeria.

Angel is from the Efik tribe in Akwa Ibom state, the southern part of Nigeria.


BBNaija Angel went to Marywood Girls College in Lagos. 

She then proceeded to University of Lagos (Unilag) but due to pressure, she dropped out from the school after two weeks without her parent’s consent.

She was later enrolled in a British foundation college to study Mass communication but dropped out.

Eventually, Angel BBNaija never completed her tertiary education.


Although not fully employed, Angel writes to earn a living.

She started writing at the age of 14, and ever since her passion for writing has grown. 

She has gotten herself involved in writing gigs and lots of freelance writing jobs which further helped her build her ideas.

Being a talented writer, Angel has released some books and shared lots of incredible write-ups which gained her lots of respect among her friends.

Angel is also a poet who has garnered massive readers on her episodes of poetry due to her intelligent usage of the art.


Angel is single and ready to mingle but not ready to be in a 'serious' relationship.

Her last serious relationship ended tragically after her boyfriend died in 2019.

She noted that she is not ready for any serious relationship until she recovers from the loss of her beloved boyfriend.

BBNaija Angel's Struggle:

The reality star has struggled with depression since her teenage years. 

This she attributes to the undue pressure and unusually high standards she faced from her parents and school while growing up. 

She revealed that she started harming herself at the age of 14 and has been in and out of depression. 

The 21-year old has also attempted to commit suicide and the loss of her boyfriend took a toll on her.


BBNaija Angel is an avid lover of piercings and tattoos and has up to 11 tattoos and 3 piercings on her body.

Angel is a proud feminist who says that she has never been ashamed to pronounce it anywhere and totally hates it when people take advantage of her 

She describes herself as a beautiful, fun, easygoing, likeable person and also a drama queen. 

Her hobbies including watching movies, dancing and writing.

If she is not in the club dancing, you will find her on the beach writing poetry. 

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