Despite the public holiday in Nigeria, social media was abuzz with various happenings from the World Jollof Day to the Sallah holiday celebration.

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Here's a quick recap of what was hot on social media today, August 22nd:

#World Jollof Rice Day

Jollof rice is a major delicacy at many events like wedding ceremonies, burials, naming and coronation ceremonies.

Tuesday the 22nd of August  is the World Jollof Rice Day. It’s a day that is set aside to celebrate this very wonderful delicacy.

#IK Ogbonna

IK Ogbonna's wife had taken to her Instagram page on Wednesday, August 22, 2018, where she posted a cute photo of their son and herself.

She went on to caption the photo with a quote,

"Welcome to the good life baby  #WhenYoMamaIsYourG #NewDayNewAdventure #Mediterranean #boatCruising."

A nosy follower then took to her comment section where he said he feels that there might be cracks in Ik Ogbonna's marriage to his Serbian sweetheart.

"Oh...guess you and his dad are no longer together and the kid is gonna go stay with u?" the trolling fan wrote.

IK Ogbonna gave a sharp reply to the erring fan;

"@lexo_bronxy Are you guessing or are u wishing? My bro go and worry about 2019 elections and how you will eat tmrw," he replied.

That one enter.


Olamide has found love.

The YBNL boss and rapper is out with a new song and he calls it, 'Criteria'.

It is back to back new singles for the YBNL boss, as this new comes just after the release of 'Puna' and the wave making 'Motigbana', making  'Criteria' the 3rd song from Olamide in a space of 2 weeks.

#Atiku Abubakar

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday mocked President Muhammadu Buhari  on Twitter  saying he walked 800-metres as evidence of his fitness to run in 2019.

Atiku  Abubakar, who wants to grab the  presidential ticket of the opposition, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said he would work to create jobs for Nigerians and not build an “illusion”.

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