AIT Shutdown, Rihana Becomes Richest Female Musician and other stories on social media this week

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Nigerian social media was agog this week with several trending stories. Just in case you missed them, we are here with a recap. So lets get down to them.

Nigerians Reacts as NBC Shuts Down AIT

The Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC) during the week suspended the licence of Daar Communications Plc., owners of Africa Independent Television (AIT) for conducting themselves in a way that is against broadcast ethics. Nigerians have taken to social media to express their feelings.

Some Nigerians blamed President Buhari for the shut down, insisting the NBC acted upon his order. They pointed out the case of CNN against President Trump yet the president never shut them down.

Opposition presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar also condemned the closure of AIT in a short note on Twitter

But some other Nigerians came to the rescue of the government, insisting the NBC is within its rights to act the way it did.

While the NBC explained that AIT carried out media propaganda against the government, it hadn’t stopped AIT from approaching the court.

Cristiano Ronaldo Bags Stunning Hat-Trick in UEFA Nations League

Portugal’s Christiano Ronaldo scored a stunning hat-trick during their UEFA Nations League semi-final to beat switzerland 3-1.

https://twitter.com/FootballFunnnys/status/1136878900661895168

Now Messi fans will decide who to support Ronaldo or Van dijk

https://twitter.com/BreakingTheWaII/status/1136752090821341185

Ronaldo ensured Portugal will contest the final of this inaugural competition against Netherlands on Sunday thanks to two stunning finishing in the closing moments.

Fans Celebrate as Rihana Becomes Richest Female Musician

Rihanna’s fenty business endeavors have officially made her the richest female musician in the world, according to Forbes.

Some Nigerians took to Twitter to celebrate her.

Someone had to cease the opportunity to remember one of her songs “Umbrella” which use to be his favorite.

A very big congratulations once more to Rihana.


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