For up-to-the-minute updates on trending stories and news, Twitter remains the social media platform that keeps you informed. This week on #TwitterNaija is a recap of the latest in music, movies, sports, and entertainment you might have missed on Twitter.
Beauty sets record with BBN’s earliest disqualification
Former beauty queen, Beauty got #TwitterNaija in a frenzy over repeated displays of aggressive behaviors which gave her three strikes in the reality show and led to her early disqualification. This is the earliest disqualification a housemate has received with just 14 days in the house. #TwitterNaija users share their thoughts.
#BBNaijaS7 first eviction and more twists
The new season has seen its first live eviction show, with Cyph and Christy O being the first to go home. Big Brother has also not stopped with the twists and introduced two new housemates: Rachel (Level1 aka ‘trenches’) and Chizzy (Level 2 aka ‘island’). The new housemates are riders, which means that they aren’t competing for the grand prize but can participate in every activity till the end of the show. Check out the hilarious reactions from #TwitterNaija users as Biggie plans to stir up more drama.
Showmax thrills fans with #BBNaijaTheBuzz
ShowmaxNg is serving fans of #BBNaija with the sauce and gist of this season with its biweekly episodes of #BBNaijaTheBuzz on Twitter Spaces. The previous episode about the ships, eviction nominees and fake housemates has stirred up an interesting conversation on #TwitterNaija. Fans are anticipating the next episode on 12th August. You can also catch up with exciting #BBNaijaS7 chats on the page.
Football Is Back!
After the long wait and boring weekends, the English Premier League is back! Fans on #TwitterNaija are thrilled as the season of bants resumes. The major highlight of the weekend was Manchester United’s loss at home to Brighton. Here is a thread of conversations from fans of the football club.
Kizz Daniel Arrested in Tanzania
Buga hitmaker Kizz Daniel was arrested in Tanzania after show organizers accused him of failing to perform at a show. While #TwitterNaija users trolled him for not showing up and communicating with his fans, other users shared their hilarious reactions to his arrest. The Buga crooner later apologized to his fans in a video after his release and promised a free show. Check out the conversations here.
Nigeria wins its record gold at the Commonwealth Games
Team Nigeria’s spectacular performances at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games have got #TwitterNaija buzzing yet again. With a time of 42.10s, the relay team of Tobi Amusan, Favour Ofili, Rosemary Chukwuma, and Grace Nwokocha achieved the best performance ever for team Nigeria, shattering the African Record. Nigeria finished the competition 7th on the medal table with its record gold of 12 as the best performing African team in the tournament. #TwitterNaija users showered their love and support on the entire team and the outstanding athletes with #TeamNigeriaCWG2022 #Tobiamusan
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