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Nigerians react as Buhari’s critic, Seun Onigbinde, deletes Twitter account after getting FG appointment


Seun Onigbinde appointment

Oluseun Onigbinde, the co-founder of BudgIT, a budget and public data visualization company, has taken up an appointment in the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Onigbinde is now a Technical Adviser, Budget and Planning, under the Federal Ministry of Budget and National Planning where he would be supporting the Minister of State.

The news of his appointment emerged on social media on Friday and it has generated a series of criticisms as well as commendations from Nigerians on Twitter.

Announcing his appointment in a short note posted on his Medium page on Saturday 7 September, Onigbinde said in the new role he would be supporting the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Prince Clem Agba, along the issues of budget reform, development planning, and revenue growth.

He wrote:

Onigbinde, a virile critic of the economic policies of the Buhari’s administration couldn’t wait for the backlash as he is expected to be confronted with some of his old tweets where he condemned the government’s policies, he swiftly deleted his Twitter account @seunonigbinde with thousands of followers shortly after uploading his complimentary card as his Twitter cover photo.

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Some supporters of Buhari have taken to Twitter to share screenshots of his old tweets and also condemn him for taking an appointment from the government he consistently criticised.

In one of the screenshots of his old tweets shared, Onigbinde had tweeted in January 2018:

I will say for the last time if you plan to vote Buhari or you encourage him for another term, you really don’t love Nigeria. You’re either a closet ethnic jingoist or someone who worships mediocrity.”

However, other argued that it is not enough to be a critic, saying he has done the right thing by taking the appointment to contribute his quota to the development of the nation and address what he constantly criticised the government of not doing right. “Nigeria is bigger than the president,” some argued.

Some of those who commended him for taking the appointment described him as competent and fit for the role, they are, however, worried about why Onigbinde chose to deactivate his Twitter account.

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Prominent among those who have lent their voice to Onigbinde’s appointment is the former Director-General of the Bureau of Public Service Reform, Dr Joe Abah.

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He tweeted:


See some of the reactions:





Lady rejects boyfriend’s marriage proposal, insists he must kneel before she accepts the ring (Video)



A video recently making rounds on social media shows the moment a man proposed to his girlfriend under a tree and got the shocker of his life.

According to the video, the man was seen trying to propose to the girl with a ring while they both stood but the young lady refused to accept the ring demanding that the man must be on his knees while handing over the ring to her.

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A man present captured the whole situation with his phone camera and advised the man to yield to the lady’s request and propose on his knees but the man refused.


Watch the video below;


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If you cheat on me, I will f*ck my own back, Nigerian lady writes




A popular facebook user known as Nkechi Bianze has taken to social media to reveal the unique action she’d take if she ever found out that her partner cheated on her.

Nkechi is preaching equality when it comes to infidelity and she opined that although ‘cheating’ used to be her deal breaker, that stance has changed because she’d also carry out the same act fo good measures.

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Her facebook post reads ;

I used to say cheating is my deal breaker. NOT any more. I changed my mind on that one too.

I will sha fuck my own back for good measures. This is a conditional given.

Don’t worry about STD… etc. That’s my problem. Let me worry about it. I’m sure you’ve got enough problems in your life to worry about. Leave my own problem for me.

This change of mind is still part of GROWTH.


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My boyfriend slept with his ex-girlfriend a night before her wedding, says ‘it was one for the road’



The Whatsapp chats exchanged between a girl and her cheating boyfriend has been trending since it surfaced online.

The WhatsApp conversation shows that her boyfriend had a one night stand with his ex-girlfriend a day to her wedding.

The girl found out about his act and didn’t fail to tell him how utterly disappointed she was.

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But you won’t believe what he said happened;

According to her boyfriend who tried to convince himself and his girlfriend that the sex was meaningless. He claimed it was ‘one for the road.’

He also said they were both really vunerable at that time and would really appreciate if the sex didn’t affect what they (present girlfriend) had going for two years.

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See screenshots of the conversation below;

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