The 2018 World Cup and Taju, a five-year-old Instagram sensation, are the most-searched topics by Nigerians in the past seven days.

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Taju, a five-year-old boy, became a social media sensation after a video of him being mocked for being unable to speak English went viral.

This week, Taju met Abiola Ajimobi, the governor of Oyo, and his wife, Florence Ajimobi, who have reportedly taken responsibility for his upkeep through the child welfare unit of the state.

News of Taju’s good fortune has made his name a top trending term.

Russia vs Egypt

Football fans around the world are attributing Russia’s 3 -1 win against Egypt to luck.

The win secured Russia a place among the top 16 in the World Cup for the first time since the Soviet era.

Senegal vs Poland

African football fans were very excited as the Teranga Lions of Senegal defeated Poland 2-1 at the Spartak Stadium in the team’s opening Group H match.

The match brought hope to African football fans, making ‘Senegal vs Poland’ a top trending topic.

When is Nigeria next match?

The national team’s next match is at the Volgograd Arena on Friday and the result will determine if they will stay on to the next round.

While anticipating the outcome of the next match, eager fans have taken to Google search, making ‘When is Nigeria next match’ a top trending topic.

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