Social Media Roundup: Abdollar Gandollar bills y’all

by | Nov 2, 2018

Sometime in October, Daily Nigerian published an exclusive story of Kano state Governor Abdullahi Ganduje’s $5 million corruption escapades.

The publication released two videos of what it described as a 15-clip evidence of Ganduje receiving bribe in dollar bills from contractors in 2017.

This week, a third story was released.

https://twitter.com/__yellows/status/1057414238992588800?s=19

There’s a fourth video

Reactions

Corruption at its peak

Why is President Buhari silent?

https://twitter.com/dadiyata/status/1055543121310875648?s=19

Other reactions

These

https://twitter.com/thatnsukaboy/status/1058086075137167365?s=19

https://twitter.com/DavidAkondu/status/1057634085575712770?s=19

Read other reactions here. Below are other trending stories on social media this week.

Who are you as Wendy Shay?

After her performance with Kuami Eugene and rapper Eno at BF Suma concert, Ghanaian Afropop singer Wendy Shay was interviewed by Joy News’ MzGee.

During the course of the chat, MzGee asked the artiste a question and everything went downhill from there. Watch it below.

Reactions from Ghanaians

Really, who is Wendy Shay?

https://twitter.com/heiress_jacin/status/1058108412020621318?s=19

https://twitter.com/kubetoffee/status/1057982537191092224?s=19

Other reactions

https://twitter.com/kimlykesseh/status/1058259210671026176?s=19

https://twitter.com/Mr_Ceyram/status/1057967648225542144?s=19

Check these

Read more reactions here.

Police kill six suspects in Dandora, Kenya

On Sunday, somewhere in Dandora, a Nairobi suburb, six young men were killed by the police for allegedly attacking a Boda Boda (motorcycle) rider and raping his passenger.

Apparently Dandora is notorious for crime and the police have executed 17 people in a span of seven days within the Dandora, Mathare and Majengho areas of Nairobi.

Reactions on social media

#EndExtraJudicialKillings

https://twitter.com/Presho_KE/status/1056525669369294848?s=19

Other reactions

Read more here.

Jimi Agbaje picks a running mate

Lately, contrary to the public perceptions of his passive candidacy, the People’s Democratic Party’s (PDP) Lagos state gubernatorial candidate has been in the limelight speaking and tweeting about issues concerning the state.

Now to his running mate

Reactions

Wait, Jimi Agbaje is still contesting?

Introducing Haleemat Busari

https://twitter.com/Bhadoosky/status/1058110670854647810?s=19

Other reactions

https://twitter.com/WOMENvoiceNG/status/1057596778344779777?s=19

https://twitter.com/bodmasolaoluwa/status/1058047441029775360?s=19

Read more here. Jimi Agbaje did a thread of why you haven’t seen his campaign banners just yet. Read it here.

Titilola Oludimu
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