Category: Gist

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Alexander OnukwueApril 22, 2018

Buhari says many Nigerian youth are lazy; Arsène Wenger bows out #MerciArsene | See our top 10 viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 15, 2018

The Thread: “Wizkid is sabotaging his destiny” “He can’t be the face of Afrobeats” | Wizkid fails to show up at #Coachella and Twitter NG throws a fit

One of the biggest musical events in the world took place last night and Wizkid was billed to perform alongside ...

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Alexander OnukwueApril 15, 2018

Genevieve Nnaji breaks the internet; Journalist reveals only 15 Chibok girls are alive | See our top 10 viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Alexander OnukwueApril 8, 2018

Black Panther goes to Saudi Arabia; Black soot takes over PH | See our top 10 viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Alexander OnukwueApril 1, 2018

Supermodel Naomi Campbell causes mayhem on TwitterNG | See our top 10 viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Alexander OnukwueMarch 25, 2018

Dangote’s UNshakeable table; the Nigerian woman who invented bomb detectors | See the top viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Alexander OnukwueMarch 4, 2018

Ycee takes ‘L’ of life | See our top 10 viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Alexander OnukwueFebruary 25, 2018

Street lovers turn models | See our top 10 viral tweets from last week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Op-ed EditorDecember 30, 2017

The Thread: “How I nearly died after rocking a cultist’s babe”

We’re seeing a new group of story tellers spring up on TwitterNG and we cannot get enough of their hilarious ...

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EzinneDecember 29, 2017

The Thread: “When you jam a superior babe” | Man narrates how a lady almost killed him in bed

It’s the last Freaky Friday of the year and the threads are rolling in. This one is hilarious as heck ...

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EzinneDecember 28, 2017

The Thread: “It was more like a jamboree” | Everything Nigerians hated about Davido’s #30BillionConcert

The verdict is in: Davido’s #30BillionConcert didn’t quite secure the “Baddest” praise we anticipated. Falz (Bahd) had fans gushing days ...

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EzinneDecember 27, 2017

The Thread: Depressed about 2017? Worried about 2018? Here’s how to overcome the New Year blues

It’s four days to the end of the year and if you’re Christian (and go to Daystar 😉 ), the ...

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EzinneDecember 22, 2017

The Thread: This is one love story with the saddest ending possible

Regardless of how Biafrans like to romanticize war, there’s nothing good about it: blood is spilt, generations are wiped out, ...

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EzinneDecember 17, 2017

The Thread: “Man’s not hot” “Men are scum” | Imagine the headlines if bloggers existed in Bible times

We’re constantly on the lookout for threads that are different, witty and interesting and this thread packs all of that, ...

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Op-ed EditorDecember 16, 2017

The Thread: “Jesus is 2000 years old and still in his father’s house” | Perfect clapbacks to give that nosy relative this Christmas

🎤It’s that most wonderful time of the year🎶🎶 … and you can feel the dread begin to rise in the ...

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EzinneDecember 16, 2017

The Thread: Top 10 viral tweets of the week

Viral tweets just make Twitter utterly delightful; so we thought to curate our top 10 (there’s a bonus and then ...

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Op-ed EditorDecember 12, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Davido, Tekno, Chydee [The Drake-Tekno-Wizkid Twitter battle edition]

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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EzinneDecember 11, 2017

The Thread: “Hey! Akara and bread girl” | This Nigerian Cinderella story will blow you away

We have to tell you straight up: we love love; so when we encounter stories where everything just falls into ...

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EzinneNovember 21, 2017

The Thread: 5 hilarious tweets that will make your day

Got the work blues today? Calm yourself down with these hilarious tweets we found. Enjoy 1 When your enemies in ...

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EzinneNovember 18, 2017

The Thread: Ready for Mugabe’s movie ‘The Last Emperor of Zimbabwe’? Here’s the script

The drama unfolding in Zimbabwe has the world’s rapt attention, as it should. For one, the 93-year-old despot, Robert Mugabe, ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 8, 2017

The Thread: This is why Bobrisky was arrested

There was a major uproar on Twitter this morning following the news that Bobrisky had been arrested. Nigerians threw subs ...

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EzinneNovember 8, 2017

The Thread: “Bobrisky isn’t under arrest; Idris is” | TwitterNG reacts to Bobrisky’s arrest

According to Twitter newscasters, Nigeria’s favourite Snapchat sensation, Okuneye Idris Olanrewaju, who goes by Bobrisky, has been arrested. Bobrisky got ...

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EzinneOctober 28, 2017

The Thread: ” A hood fairytale” “May your 2018 be as lit as Cardi B’s 2017” | Cardi B’s engagement throws Twitter into a tizzy

Just when you thought things could not get any better for Cardi B, the rapper recorded another huge milestone… She ...

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EzinneOctober 27, 2017

The Thread: Twitter Ladies are challenged to ask their crush on a date. The reactions are epic

Some days ago, we featured a lady in our Noisemakers piece who bragged about snagging herself a husband by “setting ...

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EditorOctober 25, 2017

Ik Ogbonna puts his foot in his mouth about infidelity for some free press

This was one big but avoidable mistake.   Cheating is not having sex with another woman, it’s getting attached to ...

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EzinneOctober 23, 2017

The Thread: How I almost married a married man

The “men are scum” trend on Twitter is a sentiment a good many disagree with. But again and again, the ...

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AzeezOctober 19, 2017

After 20 years, Fashion Police to go off the air

Fashion Police, the popular series on E! Network is set to end with a special finale on November 27. According to ...

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EzinneOctober 18, 2017

The Thread: Twitter throws a fit over Toni Braxton’s marriage to Birdman

While news of Keyshia’s marriage to Gucci Mane has received good reception from fans, minus the ride or die bit, ...

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EzinneOctober 18, 2017

The Thread: “I’d rather die than ride” | Twitter picks a bone with the concept of “ride or die”

Celebrities Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka’oir tied the knot in a lavish 1.3M wedding ceremony yesterday. It was a dream ...

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EzinneOctober 17, 2017

The Thread: ‘First Of All’, the latest crazy, viral trend on Twitter

Twitter never disappoints with its viral hashtags. This one took hold over the weekend and we are still reeling from ...

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