Trending searches on Google Nigeria this week have been more music and sports related.
Here are the top five trends.
EL Clásico: Barca vs Real Madrid
Football fans that watched the El Clásico game last Saturday were surely not disappointed as Barcelona and Real Madrid boosted their brands not just by packing out another stadium in Miami, but by delivering a thrilling 90 minutes worthy of the Clasico name as Gerard Pique’s winner tilted the day in Barca’s favour by three goals to two.
Other than the absent Cristiano Ronaldo, all the stars were on show as Neymar lined up alongside Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez for possibly the last time and showed Barca what they will be missing, should he jump ship to PSG for a world record fee, with two assists.
Football fans across Nigeria searched ‘Real Madrid vs Barcelona miami’, and ‘FC Barcelona vs Real Madrid’.
Davido ft. Young Thug x Pere
Davido already has two massive hit songs in Nigeria in 2017, “Fall” and “If”. So, what do you do when you want to top a track record like that? Well, you aim for a global hit by enlisting three consistent hitmakers.
For his third single of the year, the afro-trap “Pere”, Davido teams up with hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd and acclaimed Atlanta rapper Young Thug. And unlike with Davido’s most vocal rival, they all actually showed up for the music video.
People searched ‘pere by davido’, ‘download pere by davido’, ‘davido pere mp3’, and ‘davido pere video’.
Arsenal vs Benfica: Gunners win 5-2 to go top
Arsenal opened its 2017 Emirates Cup play with a comprehensive 5-2 victory over Benfica on Saturday evening.
The Gunners, who have won the competition four times in the past, came from behind to win the game, topping the log with 8 points – 3 points for the win and 5 points for goals scored. Fans searched Google using search terms ‘arsenal vs benfica highlights’, ‘arsenal vs benfica live’, ‘arsenal vs benfica live stream’, and ‘arsenal vs benfica results’.
Jeff Bezos: richest man in the world
On Thursday, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos finally became the world’s richest man. But it is reported that he still hasn’t decided how to spend his money.
Reports say he is long known for being less charitable than other prominent members in the billionaire club. He is the only one out of the world’s top five billionaires not to have signed Warren Buffett’s giving pledge, and his philanthropic efforts has been significantly lower than those of other prominent corporate titans like Bill Gates and even Mark Zuckerberg.
His spell as World’s richest man was very short, yet Nigerians were curious to know more about him. Nigerians Googled ‘jeff bezos net worth’, ‘who is jeff bezos’, ‘jeff bezos biography’, ‘bill gates’, and ‘richest man in the world’.
Wizkid is back with new song titled ‘Medicine’
Barely two weeks after the release of his much anticipated mix-tape, Sounds From The Other Side (SFTOS), Wizkid is back with this new tune titled ‘Medicine‘ produced by Masterkraft.
Music fans in the country searched Google using search terms ‘download medicine by wizkid’, ‘download medicine by wizkid mp3’, and ‘download wizkid medicine’.