Top Twitter Trends This Week: June (11- 18) 2011


10 Hot Twitter’s Trending Topics in Nigeria: June (11- 18) 2011

Twitter continues to be everyone’s favourite information platform as there are always top trends one can rely on for breaking news occasionally.

This week saw various happening in town ranging from demise of GTbank ex-boss to Abuja Bomblast.

It can be deduced that a lot of Nigerian youth with high disposable income are tweeting from their smartphones as fun topic seems to be the highest trending topic. There were quite a few surprises such modeninesays, MBGN, Weza (Contestant in BBA), Eme (Banky W Record label), Nitel, etc


It’s interesting to see that as at the time of writing, Father’s Day, #nigerianpetnames, are trending. It will be interesting to see if the intensity these fun topics from Nigerian youths continue over into next week’s chart to prove my hypothesis.

To see the full list, check out the chart below.

Top Twitter Trends This Week: June 4-11

This was a fun topic in which people tweeted about  re-sitting for the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board Exams.
As the topic implies, tweets about past scenarios, cases, political situations, infrastructures such as NITEL, NTA, etc..
It was basically fun with tweets about future kids.
Bomb Blast
The Bombing of the Nigerian Police Headquarters Office in Asokoro, Abuja.
Tweets appreciating the social media platform as a tool of engagement.
Witty tweets about adding “balls” to movie titles.
Tweets about various instances occuring to individuals.
Convenant University
Tweets/rants from students/public on rules and regulations of the school.
GTbank/Tayo Aderinokun
The demise of the CEO of the Bank.
Tweets/punchlines from Rap Artiste ModeNine.

So what did you tweet this week?


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