The top trending searches on Google this week ranged from Agbani’s wedding day and Janet Jackson’s divorce rumours to Wizkid’s ‘Come Closer’ video.
Agbani Darego, former Miss World, married TY Danjuma’s son in Morocco on Saturday, April 8, while Janet Jackson is rumoured to be in the process of divorcing her billionaire husband, Wissam Al Mana, a few months after she gave birth to their baby.
Agbani Darego marries TY Danjuma’s son in Morocco
In a quiet but extravagant event, Agbani Darego, 2001 Miss World, tied the knot over the past weekend with Ishaya Danjuma, son of former defence minister and businessman, Theophilus (TY) Danjuma.
Trending search queries from curious Nigerians included ‘ishaya danjuma’, ‘agbani darego wedding pictures’, ‘theophilus danjuma’ and ‘agbani darego age’.
BBNaija finale, Based on Logistics
The 2017 Big Brother Naija reality show ended on Sunday, with 23-year-old Efe Michael Ejeba crowned the winner.
After spending 78 days in a house in Johannesburg, South Africa, winner Ejeba, aka ‘Based on Logistics’, went home with N25m and a new Kia Sorento SUV.
To keep up with what everyone else was talking about on the night, Nigerian Google users searched phrases such as ‘big brother nigeria 2017’, ‘winner of big brother naija 2017’, and ‘who is the winner of big brother naija 2017’.
Janet Jackson, husband split months after baby
On Monday, April 10, it was reported that Janet Jackson had split from her husband, Qatari tycoon, Wissam Al Mana, just months after they had a baby.
Quoting unnamed sources, celebrity sites said that the 50-year-old younger sister of late king of pop Michael Jackson had separated from Al Mana, her third husband.
Nigerians searched for ‘janet jackson split’, ‘janet jackson divorces’ and ‘wissam al mana net worth’.
Wizkid’s video gets over a million views in 24 hours
Nigerian hip-hop and pop star, Wizkid, trended across various online platforms in the country after the release of his music video, which featured Drake, American rapper.
Barely 24 hours after releasing the official music video for his international collaboration titled “Come Closer”, the clip had amassed over 1 million YouTube views.
Nigerians looking to stream the video on their devices searched for ‘wizkid come closer video youtube’, ‘tiwa savage allover’ and ‘wande coal ballerz’.
Christians in Nigeria and across the world gathered in celebration of Palm Sunday on April 9, marking the final Sunday in the Lenten season and the start of the Christian holy week.
The Catholic archbishop of Lagos, Alfred Adewale Martins, took the opportunity to urge government at all levels to intensify efforts to make life better for the masses whom they were elected to serve
Nigerians looking to know a little bit more about Palm Sunday turned to Google search to look for information on ‘palm sunday wishes’, ‘palm sunday quote’ and ‘happy palm sunday images’.