It is another Talk of Naija weekend when we serve you top trending videos from our YouTube Channel. These trending videos are based on the most-talked-about topics in Nigeria over the past week; bordering on politics, sports, entertainment and hottest gist from the streets.
Topping the chart this week is the pathetic story of an 80-year-old woman, Madam Comfort Oke, who resides under the bridge at Costain, Lagos. During the interview, Madam Oke disclosed to Talk of Naija that she needs the help of well-meaning Nigerians to live a more comfortable life.
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Watch the five (5) top videos below:
1. 80-year-old woman who lives under the bridge cries for help
Madam Comfort Oke is an 80-year-old woman who lives under the bridge in Lagos, and she has been there for about three years. She shared the story of how she was used by politicians and dumped because she was regarded as an illiterate. She also narrated how the death of her children forced her to live under the bridge in Lagos where she once paid N1,500 as monthly rent.
2. Islamic Movement of Nigeria (Shiites) alleges maltreatment of Sheikh El-Zakzaky in India
The controversy surrounding the Indian medical trip of Shiites leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, is still generating reactions across the country as members of the sect say their leader is being maltreated.
3. Sowore: I’ll join the street march if it holds again – 70-year-old fufu seller
A 70-year-old fufu seller, Madam Sirayu Akanmu, revealed that she joined the protest which took place in Osun state because she only takes breakfast, no lunch or dinner. However, she did not know those who organized the protest but she joined anyway. Madam Akanmu shed more light on the incident and how she was beaten up by female and male police officers.
4. I’m in love with Linda Ikeji, I see her in my dreams – Street hustler
A young man hustling on the streets in Osun state decided to shoot his shot at popular Nigerian blogger Linda Ikeji. Abdullahi Olatoyan said: “The woman I love… she’s bigger than me, I don’t want to talk about it. Her name is, her name is… Linda Ikeji. I always see her in my dream,” explained Abdullahi Olatoyan, a university dropout who cleans windscreens for a living.
5. Body or mouth odor, which would you rather put up within a relationship?
There’s no doubt that people are turned away by any form of odor oozing from any part of the human body. However, we decided to ask if people would rather put up with mouth odor than body odor, or the other way round.