Today, M-Net enlisted the services of law firm, Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr to independently investigate the processes surrounding the recent incident in the Big Brother house.
According to CEO: South Africa Yolisa Phahle, M-Net takes these matters seriously, and the wellbeing of contestants is of the utmost importance. “It is necessary for M-Net to understand what transpired and we will take necessary action, if required, once the investigation is concluded,” says Phahle.
Endemol Shine Africa, the production company responsible for Big Brother, has offered their full coorporation with the investigation.
The launch of an independent investigation comes after the suspicion of possible sexual misconduct involving two contestants, Adams and Bexx, where both individuals were removed from the Big Brother house on Monday evening.