The arrest of Chocolate City CEO Audu Maikori and the eviction of Gifty Powers from Big Brother Naija trended heavily among Nigerians.


Millions took to Google to search for information on the duo and a few others.

Gifty evicted from Big Brother Nigeria

Gifty, an upcoming actress, became the fourth housemate to be evicted from the ongoing Big Brother Nigeria reality show.


After her eviction, she revealed that most of her controversial stunts in the house were staged.

Maikori’s arrest and release

Social media personality and Chocolate City founder, Audu Maikori, was arrested for sharing a false story about an attack on his driver’s relatives by herdsmen in Southern Kaduna.


He was later released after spending 24-hours in detention.

Davido releases new single ‘IF’

IF, Davido’s new single, ensured the singer trended on Google.

The video for the song was directed by Director Q and produced by star musician, Tekno.


IF is his first single of 2017.

Pogba brothers

Zlatan Ibrahimovic seized the headlines with his hat-trick which helped Manchester United defeat St Etienne at Old Trafford.

But it was the Pogba brothers – who squared up against each other for the first time in the Europa League – that turned into an instant sensation on the internet.


UNILORIN turns down Jambites with fake results

Nigerians were particularly interested in the revelation made by Abdulganiyu Ambali, vice-chancellor of University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), that the 711 candidates were refused admission because they submitted fake results with their application.

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