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.
#BBNaija S7: Level Up season has begun with the ‘ships’ and ‘gbas gbos’
This year’s #BBNaija has officially begun and the season is themed “Level Up”! Fans on #TwitterNaija were intrigued as the housemates were split into two separate houses, which fans have nicknamed ‘Island’ and ‘Mainland’ or ‘Trenches’. Big Brother has also introduced “Tail of House” which is a title given to the least performing housemate during the Head of House games. The “punishment” issued to that individual will be to wear their clothing inside out for the rest of the week. Catch up on daily updates, relationship gossip and fights on #TwitterNaija here.
Tems is not here to play!
Tems, Nigeria’s rising superstar has been trending for some amazing news, and fans on Twitter can’t hide their excitement! Just last week, she was credited as a songwriter on Beyonce’s unreleased album. The star girl, whose vocals were featured on the new Black Panther trailer, is also featured on the soundtrack for part 2 of the global hit, “Wakanda Forever”. The trailer spurred exciting conversations on #TwitterNaija. Also, Barack Obama dropped his summer playlist and Tems features on it!
Nigerian Women in Sport: Tobi Amusan & Asisat Oshoala
Hurdler Tobi Amusan’s record breaking victory at the World Athletics Championship trended for days on Twitter! Fans on Twitter were elated as she smashed the world record to win the women’s 100m hurdles in Oregon on Sunday, becoming the first Nigerian athlete to win a gold medal at the championship. Asisat Oshoala of Nigeria also won the Women’s Player of the Year award for a record fifth time at the Confederation of African Football Awards (CAF Awards). Catch up with the trending conversations.
Asake set to release a new song
Asake, YBNL’s new star teased his fans with the release of his song “Terminator” He has been releasing songs back-to-back which has got his fans thinking that he is up to something. Although some fans have had their criticisms, because his tracks are apparently beginning to sound alike. See what the critics had to say here.
Lasisi Elenu expecting his first child with his fiancé
Lasisi, the popular Instagram comedian and skit creator is expecting his first child with his fiance, Nonso Adika. The comedian posted videos from their engagement on his Twitter page. Check out the reaction from Twitter Naija users here.