Social Media Roundup: A Covenant University scandal

September 14, 2018
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This week, a story by a Covenant University (CU) graduate on Twitter spread through Nigerian social media like wildfire.

In the long thread which was later deleted, the young man named Emmanuel Addoh recounted how he was wrongfully accused of breaking the university's by-laws and later expelled. He eventually sued the school to court and won the case. Read the full gist below.

Apparently there's more to the story


In addition to deleting the tweets, Emmanuel also deleted his Twitter account. This person seemed to have figured out why;

Other CU Alumni share their experiences

The school's Registrar is apparently their biggest problem

Team Glorified Secondary School VS Team Stop Hating, You Can't Even Get In

Covenant University is a great school regardless

Gist for the timeline

Other reactions

Read more reactions here and below for other trending topics on social media this week.

The battle for Lagos state

Drama in the Lagos state political scene as All Progressives Congress (APC) powerhouse Bola Tinubu endorsed Jide Sanyaolu for the upcoming 2019 gubernatorial elections.

We were all expecting that he'd support Governor Ambode for a second term.

This man called it by the way;


Femi Otedola's nomination

While the Ambode vs Tinubu discussions were still ongoing, we saw this;

Someone called this one too;


All is forgiven?

Other reactions

The 2019 elections will be very interesting.

Beverly Osu's controversial photos

Nigerian model, actress and former Big Brother Africa housemate Beverly Osu was a topic of discussion on social media this week as a result of her photos on the cover of Taylor Magazine.


How disrespectful

It's just art

Other reactions

Read more reactions here.

Kofi Annan laid to rest

Three weeks ago, the death of Ghanaian diplomat, and 7th Secretary-General of the United Nations Kofi Annan shook the world. This week, he was laid to rest in Ghana.

Attendees from all over the world

Ghanaians' reactions

Other reactions

Read more reactions here.

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