BBNaija: My divorce pushed me into military – Pere… Big Brother Naija, BBNaija season 6 housemate, Pere has revealed that divorce from his ex-wife led him to join the army. Pere served in the US army for six years and left in 2017. The BBNaija ‘Shine Ya Eye’ housemate on Sunday morning disclosed that his divorce with his ex-wife pushed him into the army. He made this known while speaking to Queen and WhiteMoney after Saturday night party. Pere said: “My divorce led me into the military. I begged her to stay but she refused and I just decided to go into the military.” He had earlier mentioned that his wife divorced him when he was 25 years old because his wife thought he was cheating on her with his best friend.