Social Media Roundup: Did You Watch Roma’s Stunning UCL Comeback?

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A lot happened within the week on Nigeria’s social media space and, as usual, we’ve got you covered with our favourites. Do enjoy your reading.

President Muhammadu Buhari has Officially Announced His Intention to Seek Re-election in 2019

This was the simple statement released by the President’s Personal Assistant on New Media Engagement, Bashir Ahmad.

Before now, 75-year-old President Buhari had left Nigerians guessing as to whether or not he would run for second term. But Buhari made the declaration on Monday morning  at the ongoing National Executive Committee meeting of the ruling All Progressives Congress.

Some people are actually excited.

https://twitter.com/vasatrend1/status/983839120718888966

However, not all Nigerians think this declaration is a welcome development.

Roma Completes Stunning UCL Comeback, Sends Barcelona Reeling

Roma overcame a 4-1 loss to Barcelona in the first leg, scoring three unanswered at the raucous Stadio Olimpico to oust Lionel Messi & Co.

 

There were two sides facing three-goal deficits in the Champions League quarterfinals on Tuesday. One was widely considered to have at least a chance of going through–but it was the one that didn’t that pulled off the unlikely miracle after all.

https://twitter.com/JogaBonito_USA/status/983803107766398976

The excitement that followed Roma’s improbable place in the semifinals…

 

The 2017 Batch A Stream 1 Completes their Youth Service

As the country’s security improves, the management of the National Youth Service Corps decided to hold a full ceremonial Passing Out Parade, POP for corp members.

 

The felicitations, wishes and prayers poured in.

https://twitter.com/newscantell/status/984535220794904576

 

https://twitter.com/sir_kenayo/status/984444039486459904

There was also a proposal!

 


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