Top Google Searches in Nigeria in 2017 Revealed with Interesting Results

top google searches in nigeria in 2017

The results for the top Google searches in Nigeria in 2017 has been revealed by Google and it’s safe to say most Nigerians already know what some of these would be without seeing the results.

From Bobrisky to Buhari, to the now late Nollywood actress (sadly) Moji Olaiya, to Evans the kidnapper and much more were the highlights of top searches on Google by Nigerians this year.

A few months back, the President was out of the country for months and there were rumours he could be dead, this was one of the most searched topics on Google. Usual suspects include ASUU strike, JAMB, WAEC, the viral MMM and Big Brother Nigeria.

Top Google Searches in Nigeria – People

  1. Moji Olaiya
  2. Evans the kidnapper
  3. Adesua Etomi
  4. Donald Trump
  5. Eazi
  6. Efe
  7. Jide Tinubu
  8. Olumide Bakare
  9. Dammy Krane
  10. Eric Arubayi

Most Searched Stories and Events in Nigeria in 2017

  1. ASUU Strike
  2. Moji Olaiya dead
  3. Monkeypox outbreak
  4. IPhone 8 / IPhone X launch
  5. New president in Gambia
  6. Adesua and Banky Wedding
  7. Anambra Elections
  8. Mayweather vs McGregor fight
  9. Zimbabwe Coup
  10. Catalonia Referendum

Most Asked Questions on Google in Nigeria

  1. Is Buhari dead?
  2. How to check JAMB results
  3. How to check WAEC results
  4. What is a female Hyena called?
  5. What is Monkeypox?
  6. What is bitcoin?
  7. What is MMM?
  8. Who is Bobrisky?
  9. How to check BVN
  10. Where is Nnamdi Kanu now?

Top Google Searches in Nigeria – Songs

  1. Olamide – Wo
  2. Davido – Fia
  3. Davido- Fall
  4. Patapaa Ft. Ras Cann – One Corner
  5. Davido – If
  6. Runtown – Mad Over You
  7. Kiss Daniel – Yeba
  8. Tekno – Go
  9. Mayorkun – Mama
  10. Tekno Ft. Wizkid – Mama

Top Google Searches in Nigeria in 2017 – Movies

  1. Fast and Furious 8
  2. Wonder Woman
  3. Game of Thrones season 7
  4. Big Brother Naija 2017
  5. Justice League
  6. Thor Ragnarok
  7. Jenifa’s Diary Season 7
  8. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
  9. The Wedding Party
  10. Better Call Saul

Most Searched Sports People in Nigeria

  1. Philippe Coutinho
  2. Romelu Lukaku
  3. Tiémoué Bakayoko
  4. Anthony Joshua
  5. Ousmane Dembele
  6. Floyd Mayweather
  7. Nemanja Matic
  8. Cheick Ismaël Tiote
  9. Ivan Perisic
  10. Kylian Sanmi Mbappe

Top Google Searches in Nigeria – “Near Me”

  1. Restaurants near me
  2. Nail Salon near me
  3. Clubs near me
  4. Food near me
  5. Movies near me
  6. Jobs near me

There you have it! What are your thoughts? Bobrisky has certainly made name for himself with the male Barbie being one of the most talked about figure in Nigeria’s social media space.

Posted by Biodun

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