Social Media Roundup: RIP Tosyn with a Y

by | Nov 23, 2018

On Monday this week, Inspiration FM On Air Personality (OAP) Tosyn Bucknor was found dead by her husband in their home in Lagos, Nigeria. She was 37 years old.

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According to reports, Tosyn Bucknor died of complications from sickle cell anaemia.

Here’s how her fans and colleagues reacted to the news on social media.

Her colleagues in the entertainment industry

Lagos politicians were not left out

She helped shaped many careers

https://twitter.com/hollarmide_/status/1064792497929560069?s=19

Tosyn Bucknor, all round creative

https://twitter.com/AdForumCo/status/1065664158287503364?s=19

https://twitter.com/iamfemifactor/status/1064848161586454528?s=19

Awareness for sickle cell anaemia

Read more reactions here. Sleep well, Voice of Lagos.

Let the campaigns begin!

Campaigns in lieu of the 2019 general elections in Nigeria kicked off last Sunday, as scheduled by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

The presidential candidates have begun intense campaign on social media.

#AtikuPolicy for Atiku Abubakar

Reactions

#NextLevel for President Buhari

Reactions

https://twitter.com/SKSolaKuti/status/1065235177658597377?s=19

https://twitter.com/adeyanjudeji/status/1065389637810700295?s=19

“The woMAN for the job” #Oby2019 for Oby Ezekwesili

Reactions

https://twitter.com/Nwabuogu1/status/1065140660951494657?s=19

It’s already getting messy

Talks about election debate

Reactions

https://twitter.com/MeekyH/status/1065641802726866945?s=19

Incase you didn’t know

https//twitter.com/Mikky68789581/status/1064616296053125120?s=19

Let’s all be wise this time around.

Blac Chyna is under attack on social media

This week, the American model announced on Instagram that she’d be in Lagos, Nigeria on November 25 to launch her face whitening cream named Whitenicious.

This will be in partnership with Whitenicious, a controversial whitening product brand owned by Cameroonian singer Dencia, and Bobrisky, popular Nigerian male barbie.

Reactions

Shame

Nigerian celebrities weighed in

Why so hypocritical?

https://twitter.com/KingNelo2/status/1065404228150145025?s=19

Other reactions

Regardless of the blacklash, Blac Chyna will still be in Lagos this Sunday to launch her cream. Emotions aside, it is just business.

Black Friday in Nigeria

Today, all over the world, is Black Friday. A day when shoppers enjoy ridiculous price slashes on their favourite products.

Even though the integrity of brands in Nigeria with regards to Black Friday has always been questionable, they join their counterparts globally to offer “great” deals on goods and services.

Basically, a scam

https://twitter.com/PRODEEGY/status/1065825347067936769?s=19

Other reactions

Read more reactions here.

Titilola Oludimu
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