Social Media Roundup: How much is ₦100,000 worth to you?

by | Jan 19, 2018

On Wednesday, an anonymous Twitter user asked another Twitter user if she would date a man who earns ₦100,000 (about $280) per month. Her reply created quite a conversation on Twitter.

https://twitter.com/_TokeA/status/953601184048271360

Below are a few reactions.

https://twitter.com/ehte_/status/953688105684553728

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https://twitter.com/ClintonViceB/status/953696351279308800

https://twitter.com/iSlimfit/status/953754123844931584

https://twitter.com/Amyfactor_/status/953651327082655744

https://twitter.com/KobokoGCFR/status/953700224245157889

https://twitter.com/Pabloayodeji/status/953701696705892352

https://twitter.com/Marrgarritah/status/953931960438677504

https://twitter.com/Topson007/status/953682580322357248

https://twitter.com/GirlishLava/status/953750254544924672

Then the debate began; is 100k too small or just fine?

100K is too small

https://twitter.com/FoluShaw/status/953871982948503552

100k is okay if…

https://twitter.com/OgbeniDipo/status/953733314006933506

https://twitter.com/Shawnife_/status/953743540517031938

Some banter, as expected

https://twitter.com/ani_nomso/status/953697316447424512

https://twitter.com/ani_nomso/status/953902651980304385

https://twitter.com/sire_liljosh/status/953872569891020801

https://twitter.com/ClintonViceB/status/953695031092830209

Then someone tweeted this:

https://twitter.com/iamokorie/status/953676365097730048

And people reacted

https://twitter.com/SheyhunWildlife/status/953729031035375616

https://twitter.com/SirWoley/status/953896239900299264

If you earn 100k don’t be discouraged

https://twitter.com/iSlimfit/status/953756986545491969

https://twitter.com/MinkailAdesoji/status/953886606909411328

Really, how much is 100k worth to you? Read on for more interesting topics on social media this week.

Proposal gone wrong

On Monday this week, we heard of a lady who decided to take her relationship with her man to the next level by proposing to him. She decided on a public proposal at the Ikeja City Mall (ICM). However, things didn’t go as planned. Watch the video below.

https://twitter.com/davidobisesan/status/952863908053897218

The video has since been trending on all social media platforms. Here are a few reactions.

Some people felt sorry for her

https://twitter.com/Liu_XiangYE/status/952852748940259330

While others couldn’t

https://twitter.com/Burmese_Tyga/status/952877035155808257

https://twitter.com/__dsweetthang_/status/952909541448044544

Stop public marriage proposals!

https://twitter.com/thanupechic/status/953232477065228289

Plot twist, the guy is already married…allegedly

Scum scoreboard

https://twitter.com/king_drai/status/953164475452022789

https://twitter.com/femifactor/status/953196935594283014

Ladies, would you propose to your man?

Is your country a sh!thole?

Last week, American President Donald Trump reportedly questioned why the US would want to have immigrants from “shithole countries” such as Haiti and African nations. Donald Trump has been openly racist in the past and so is widely unpopular among non-whites and even whites globally.

Haitians aren’t taking these comments lying down, neither are African leaders. Nana Akufo-Addo, President of Ghana has openly condemned Donald Trump’s racist comments while the Nigerian Presidency summoned the US Ambassador to Nigeria over the demeaning comments.

Is Nigeria a shithole country?

Quick answer; No and Yes

No, because…

https://twitter.com/Slyxra/status/952137543109181442

Definitely a shithole, so yes!

https://twitter.com/SubDeliveryTwit/status/951879153510440960

https://twitter.com/ebuka_akara/status/952115929571381248

https://twitter.com/Dan_Soff/status/952149747078492160

Do you think Nigeria is a shithole?

Donald Duke for president

Another Donald was also in the news this week but for a different reason. The former governor of Cross Rive state, Donald Duke publicly hinted at his desire to run for president come 2019. He made this known at the 3rd Mike Omotosho Annual Lecture titled, “Mellinials as Protagonists in Nation Building,” on Sunday night in Abuja.

Nigerians reacted to the news on social media.

We finally have a worthy candidate

https://twitter.com/Ali_McHenri/status/953538294142382081

Donald Duke or Donald Crook?

We’ll only support Donald Duke if…

Do you think he is fit to run for president?

Did someone hack the IMBD website?

In last week’s roundup, we reported that Nigerian award-winning actress, Funke Akindele was to star in Marvel’s new Avengers movie as published on the IMBD website. A few hours later, we noticed that she had been replaced with another award winning actress, Genevieve Nnaji.

https://twitter.com/AfricaFactsZone/status/952660995276668928

Nigerians expressed confusion, disappointment among other things on social media.

https://twitter.com/Tha_Mentalist/status/952272352997453824

https://twitter.com/OsasCruz/status/952883983871893505

https://twitter.com/Davidchibike/status/952857557713981440

https://twitter.com/TrendMasterNGR/status/952286065477513216

https://twitter.com/KelvinOdanz/status/952785036247490560

https://twitter.com/SubDeliveryTwit/status/952818628918939648

https://twitter.com/NoahTsika/status/952232026471583745

Avengers what?

https://twitter.com/Iam_Abdulaxis/status/952460250266861568

Someone is playing with Nigerians’ emotions and we don’t like it.

Titilola Oludimu
Titilola Oludimu

I’m always open to new experiences.


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