Social Media Roundup: A very merry Christmas

by | Dec 28, 2018

Tuesday this week was Christmas day, making this entire week all about joy, kindness and unlimited enjoyment. There were a couple of major concerts in Lagos as it is the norm and every fun place was packed full.

On Christmas day, Techpoint released a video to wish all our friends and readers a happy holiday. Watch it below.

Fun fact about the video, we practised for three weeks and we’re glad it turned out okay. Turns out the Nigerian President Buhari and Vice President Osinbajo came through too but I doubt they had much practice;

Other brands

And individuals

Other reactions

Read on for other trending topics on social media this week.

Burna Boy Live

Burna Boy’s Lagos concert tagged Burna Live held on Wednesday, December 26. His fans had anticipated the show as soon as the ace musician announced the the date and venue of the concert earlier in November.

His fans showed up en masse to watch him and other musicians perform their favourite songs. If you missed it, read this thread of the show’s highlights.

Here are a few reactions to everything that went down at the concert.

7 PM became 2 AM

When if did begin…


Drama at the venue

Other reactions

Read more reactions here.

Davido Live in Concert

Still on Christmas enjoyment, Davido held his much anticipated concert in partnership with Infinix yesterday, at Eko Atlantic City. The concert featured many A-list artistes and some drama in between.

Fun fact;

Highlights of the concert

These happened

The concert didn’t meet some people’s expectations

Zlatan Ibile, Naira Marley and Lil Kesh to the rescue!

Security issues at the concert

Davido vs Wizkid bants, as usual

Other reactions

Read more reactions here.

Wizkid did it first

While Davido’s concert was underway and trending on Twitter, Wizkid’s fans decided to trend #WizkidDidItFirst, highlighting all of their idol’s ground breaking feats.

Some impressive

Others, just interesting

Other reactions

Read more Wizkid firsts here.

Phyno’s 2018

While #WizkidDidItFirst and #InfinixDavidoLiveInConcert were trending, popular Nigerian rapper Phyno was also trending on Twitter. Not because he was headlining a show but because of Nigerian music critic Joey Akan’s tweet;

Phyno’s reply;



Not true

Lagos is not his target market

Other reactions


Read more reactions here.

Titilola Oludimu
Titilola Oludimu

I’m always open to new experiences.

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