Tag: twitter.

Toluwanimi OnakoyaJuly 13, 2020

Cake fatigue, Judas the utensil | Funny tweets we saw from Nigerians today

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

Chinedu OkaforJuly 13, 2020

What we know about the new ‘Coronavirus vaccine’ from Russia

Since the Coronavirus disease (COVID) was officially declared a pandemic, we have all watched in wait, anticipating and hoping for ...

Ifeanyi OgboJuly 9, 2020

#YNaijaNonBinary: 10 Tweets That Gave Us Life This Week.

Queer/queer ally twitter is arguably  one of the best parts of twitter. Whether it’s declarations of self love, witty takes ...

Chinedu OkaforJuly 7, 2020

Magu: Here’s how the suspension of the EFCC boss is being received on social media

Barely twenty four hours ago, Nigerians were treated to the ironic news about the head of the Economic and Financial ...

Chinedu OkaforJuly 3, 2020

What we gathered from the ‘Anini’ trend and the latest arguments

Fact, they say, is stranger than fiction. Whoever said this should have found a way to infuse the term ‘history’ ...

Chinedu OkaforJuly 2, 2020

Mixed reactions greet Obasanjo’s “restructure or collapse” statement

To say that Nigeria is a country with huge diversities would be an understatement. The country has diverse tribes and ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 30, 2020

Is Governor Wike’s ‘love poem’ to President Buhari, the beginning of a beautiful friendship?

Time and time again, events surrounding Nigerian politics proves to be one of the most entertaining and engaging content for ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 29, 2020

Wizkid FC are ‘dragging’ Samklef all over Twitter and it may not end soon

If you know anything about the Nigerian music industry, you will almost be certain that two Nigerians singers winning an ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 26, 2020

Here’s the ‘Tega’ gist everyone is talking about on Twitter

Today on Twitter, Nigerians were in a celebratory mode, following the return of a seemingly controversial figure. Me coming back ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 23, 2020

In case you are wondering why 2023 Presidency is trending

The ability and sometimes, desperation to pick ourselves up after a fall is somewhat of reflexive behavior. This has a ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 22, 2020

Bringing the dead to justice; thoughts behind the ‘Onome’ trend on Twitter

If history has taught us anything, it is that we live in a beautiful world, filled with bad things. It ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 19, 2020

Here’s all we have gathered from the ‘Fisayo’ trend on Twitter

If you’ve been paying attention to the news these past few days, you will no doubt be aware of the ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 18, 2020

Cubana Chief Priest is latest Instagram celebrity to be arrested on allegations of fraud

With recent developments, it would seem like there is a stigma surrounding wealthy young men in Nigeria. This stigma is ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 17, 2020

UPDATED: Ramsey Nouah has a serious matter to settle over ‘Living in Bondage’

Editor’s note: Please note that this piece has been updated with a footnote, following new developments on the allegations. It’s ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 15, 2020

Naira Marley to Abuja: Jabi Lake Mall sealed; Execujets is next to feel the heat of the law

On Saturday, we witnessed one of the boldest actions by an artiste since the rebellious of popular Afro beats icon; ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 15, 2020

#JusticeforToyin: Death of 19-year-old activist heightens call for end to injustice

Anywhere you are in the world, if you are a black individual, you are no doubt bewildered, infuriated or depressed ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 14, 2020

Is it a surprise that Naira Marley is breaking the rules again?

For the last three years, there has been a ‘disruptive brand of music’ in Nigeria. Disruptive in a good sense, ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 12, 2020

MKO Abiola: The Leader Nigerians were wrongfully denied

As a Nigerian, there are few names one imagine when they think of the word: patriotism. We haven’t had much ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 11, 2020

What we’ve gathered from the “Buhari” trend on Twitter

Ever experienced an emotional ripple effect? That moment when an incident makes you reflect on the fact that this particular ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaJune 11, 2020

All you need to know about the #IsMyManYourMan trend

by Toluwanimi Onakoya While the rest of the world was asleep, Nigerian Twitter was awake and hissing with drama. A lot ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 8, 2020

There’s a new Baby Mama drama. Starring: Leader of the 30 billion gang?

For the longest time now, the benchmark for a perfect relationship has been the love tale between Davido and his ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 7, 2020

Diezani Alison-Madueke continues to wax strong despite being a wanted woman

If you wish to speak about corruption in Africa, especially in Nigeria, you may end up writing an entire book ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 5, 2020

People want change and they are calling for a new World Order

Want to know why everyone is talking about the new world? Well its simple, with all that is happening people ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 4, 2020

Davido takes a break from fame leaving fans in amazement

Striking a balance between how much of yourself you give to the world, and how much of yourself is left ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 4, 2020

Tacha became a worldwide trend and here’s how

Since last week, some of the hottest trending topics on social media and everywhere else have been centered around the ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 1, 2020

Nigerians react to Wizkid’s tweet on Buhari and Trump

Throughout history, we’ve seen the magic that happens when the masses express their individuality outside of the oppressive oversight, systematically ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 1, 2020

#JusticeForUwa may just be exposing potential rapists hiding in our midst

As with most of the cases relating to social injustice, it is not so much the crime itself that is ...

Chinedu OkaforMay 29, 2020

#JusticeForTina: Another day, another avoidable death. When will justice be done?

We all hate to see it, but there often come moments where anyone with a sane and sound mind questions ...

Chinedu OkaforMay 26, 2020

Merit or party loyalty: Here’s why #WhoIsAfraidofToniKan is trending

There are a number of political figures whose names we often expect to appear on the news. For these personalities, ...

Chinedu OkaforMay 25, 2020

#AfricaDay shook the internet today and here’s why

To say the year 2020 has been peculiar so far would be a huge understatement. Since the beginning of the ...

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