Top Google trends bring us the most searched articles on google for the week.
What got the attention of internet users were:
The coronation ceremony of the Oba of Benin
Eheneden Erediauwa was crowned the Oba Ewuare II of Benin following the long weeks of traditional rites.
He became the 39th Oba of Benin; He got the name Oba Ewuare after the famous Benin ancestor, who is credited with many significant legacies in Benin and is widely claimed to be the greatest king of the Benin Empire.
US presidential campaign
Several dramas have transpired between the two major US presidential candidates, Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton.
With less than 2 weeks to the presidential election, another drama sprouted recently and the world witnessed the jab the duo gave each other during the last presidential debate.
The debate which held in Las Vegas, Republican party candidate, Donald Trump refused to voice out if he would accept the elections result if he loses.
Sex video of Miss Anambra went viral
A leaked video went of Chidinma Okeke, the outgoing Miss Anambra, went viral and #Beautygueen became a hashtag on Google.
The beauty queen, however, denied the sex video claiming her face was superimposed and it was a defamation against her by hoodlums.
Wizkid won 3 awards at MAMA
Wizkid, Nigerian pop star won three major awards at the just concluded 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA).
He won the Artist of the Year, Best Male and Best Collaboration categories.
Messi’s hat trick and his Ballon d’or nomination
Lionel Mess, world football star was in the news this week for assisting his team, Barcelona with a hat-trick that led to a 4 – 0 victory against Manchester City.
He has also been nominated for FIFA’s Ballon d’or on a 30-main list, along with Cristiano Ronaldo and England’s Jamie Vardy.
Antoni van Leeuwenhoek’s posthumous birthday
Many Nigerians, in the previous week, chose to learn more about Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, a Dutch tradesman and scientist for his 384th birthday.
His legacy which still speaks on were celebrated.
He was the first human to observe bacteria and microbes and the sperm cell.