Following the announcement of Ghana as the new Headquarters for US-based social media platform, Nigerians and other Africans have given hilarious reactions as Twitter shuns Nigeria.
The co-founder of the microblogging platform, Jack Dorsey, took to his account to make the official announcement to Twitter users. Linking an extensive article of the launch, Jack tweeted,
“Twitter is now present on the continent. Thank you Ghana and @NAkufoAddo #TwitterGhana”
Hilarious Reactions as Twitter Shuns Nigeria
Confirming the collaboration between Ghana and Twitter, the Ghanaian president Nana Akufo- Addo responded with a confirmatory tweet.
This development evoked feelings from Africans across the platform, especially Ghanaians who were excited about the great news.
Despite giving the reason for choosing ghana, some begrudged users who believed the Twitter Headquarters could have been set in Nigeria, seeing that we are tagged the giant of Africa, reacted. See some reactions below;
After seeing reasons why Twitter felt Ghana was a perfect choice, Nigerians have directed their anger to the government, sighting that it was the issues with bad governance that cost the country this prominent opportunity.