Not surprisingly, Politics was a hot topic on the Nigerian list this year, as the presidential election and its aftermath loomed large in the minds of Nigerians. Occupying the 5th and 10th position on the top trending non-music videos list are the audio file of Ex-pres. Jonathan’s congratulatory call to Pres. Buhari, and Rev. Mbaka’s outburst pertaining to President Jonathan’s re-election campaign.
Street-type interviews also fast became a top favorite with Nigerian YouTube viewers- a sign that Nigerians want to be involved in deciding the direction of trending stories. Topping the list and holding the much coveted 2015 highest trending video position is Nigeria the Naij interview relating to the Xenophobic attacks in South Africa. The video which was uploaded in April has been watched over 650k times.
Here they are:
Xenophobic attacks in South Africa
2. Election Results:
3. Nigerians disclose how they feel about tattoos
4. Interview with Aisha Buhari
5. Audio: President Jonathan Calls To Congratulate Buhari
6. Bovi in the Innocent Man:
7. A 48 second clip on a robbery in Lekki
8. Patience & Goodluck Jonathan Say Goodbye To Aso Rock Staff
9. Alarming Confession of Nanny Who Kidnapped Orekoya Children
10. Rev. Mbaka Fights Back Against President Jonathan and First Lady Patience Jonathan