Tiwa Savage, Squid Game, Sunday Igboho, JAMB, others top Nigerians’ Google search in 2021
Individuals and brands such as Tiwa Savage, Romelu Lukaku, Euro 2020, Squid Game and JAMB are in top searches on Google in 2021.
This was revealed by the company’s West Africa spokesman Taiwo Kola-Ogunlade on Wednesday.
Kola-Ogunlade in a statement said Google’s 2021 Year in Search compiles the moments, people, topics, events, and places that capture the world’s attention each year.
The Google spokesman said that celebrity personalities, pop culture and lifestyle were top searches. Also, topics such as ‘Paralympics’, ‘Euro 2020’, ‘EPL’, ‘Chelsea F.C.’ and ‘Champions league. According to him, it reflects the country’s uncompromising love for sport.
Kola-Ogunlade noted that Tiwa Savage, Destiny Etiko and Romelu Lukaku were top of their respective categories.
‘’Squid Game, the Korean TV series that enthralled the world, topped the category of trending movies and series.
“From questions like ‘How to check JAMB result 2021?’, to search terms like ‘Alcohol lyrics’, and ‘TB Joshua’ Nigerians used Search to make sense of their world this year,’’ he said.
He said the other trending searches were Paralympics, Obi Cubana Sound Sultan, Baba Ijesha. And more especially freedom fighters like Sunday Igboho, Nnamdi Kanu and Alcohol lyrics among others.