Social Media Roundup: Father of the Year

by | Sep 21, 2018

This week, Shola Ogudu, Wizkid’s baby mama broke the Internet when when she shared a rather heartbreaking story on her Instagram page. Read the lengthy story and chat screenshots here.

According to her story, Wizkid has been an absentee father to their 7-year old son Boluwatife, and a not so pleasant baby daddy to her.

If you cannnot read the full gist, someone made a Twitter thread highlighting the main points. Read it here.

Here’s an apt summary of the gist by the way;



Wizkid needs to do better

Shola has some learning to do too

Poor Tife

We always expect these

These too

Other reactions

Read more trending topics on social media below.

Nigeria Air has been suspended

About two months after unveiling Nigeria Air, the Nigerian Minister of Aviation Hadi Sirika took to Twitter on Wednesday this week to announce the suspension of the national carrier.

How Nigerians reacted on social media;

Surprise Surprise

How disappointing

Apologies are in order

Some people are optimistic

Other reactions

Before the minister’s announcement, we published a story on the imminent demise of Nigeria Air based on budgetary allocations dating back to 2016, read it here.

South Africa legalises marijuana

Meanwhile in South Africa, pro-marijauna activists were celebrating following the legalisation of growing weed for private consumption. Just so you know, “Dagga” is a South African word for weed.



Victory at last


Other reactions

Read more reactions here.

Davido campaigning for his uncle

Asides trending for supposedly being a better father than Wizkid, Davido was a topic on social media this week for campaigning for his uncle Senator Ademola Adeleke (AKA The Dancing Senator) who is a candidate for the upcoming Osun state gubernatorial election.


Other reactions

There’s some scandal surrounding Senator Adeleke’s candidacy, read all about it here.

Jimi Agbaje joins Lagos gubernatorial race

This week, recurrent Lagos state gubernatorial candidate Jimi Agbaje announced that he’ll be running for the governorship position in the state come 2019.


Why are we just hearing from him though?

Remember the “Everybody loves Jimi Agbaje” jingle?

Other reactions

Things are about to get really interesting in Lagos politics.


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