The federal republic of Nigeria now has an official Twitter account.
Nigeria joins the likes of Ireland, Canada, Israel, Ukraine and Sweden who have official accounts for their countries. The Nigeria page has the following bio:
While this may be viewed as a good thing elsewhere, Nigerians were simply not having any of it.
And you know how Nigerians get when they don’t approve of anything. They troll it to the fullest. Here are some of the best reactions:
— BILLION (@BillionTwiTs) June 10, 2017
Monitoring Spirit oo
So we haven't had enough. You guys followed us to Twitter????!!!!!
— G.O.A.T (@UB_Jackson) June 10, 2017
Thank God you now have a handle when I move to the abroad I can say ..now unfollowing @Nigeria
— HRH (@Ogisa_) June 10, 2017
wElComE tO tHe TWittEr hAnDLe FOr ThE feDeRal rEPuBlic oF nIGeRiA. AfRIca's lARgeSt eCoNOmY, aNd MOsT PopUlOus CoUNtRY. pic.twitter.com/yKVVe2Tek2
— Somtee (@StanSomto) June 10, 2017
Last last, we will still hear that it cost N72m to open & verify that @Nigeria handle. Just chill
— Igala_Alan_Shore (@i_am_Anomeli) June 10, 2017
Now @Nigeria is on Twitter, Twitter will start having stomach problem. 👀
— Yassin Emjay (@iamyassinemjay) June 12, 2017
Bros this is your first tweet and you're bragging. Africa's largest what? pic.twitter.com/LADnpJsAH0
— Umeh and 99 others (@UmehOMA) June 10, 2017