Nigeria’s Top Google Searches for 2019

Google has announced the results of its “2019 Year in Search“, offering a unique perspective on the year’s major moments and top trends based on searches conducted in Nigeria.

This year’s top trending news search is ‘ASUU Strike,’ which took the highest place over other trending news topics like ‘AFCON 2019’ and ‘Naira Marley’.

Naira Marley leads the list as the most searched persons over Atiku Abubakar, while Neymar made the list as the top trending sports person searched by Nigerians in 2019.

In Nollywood, Regina Daniels was the most searched actor, ranking over other actors like Genevieve Nnaji and Tonto Dikeh among others, while Wizkid‘s ”Joro” was the most searched songs this year, and ‘what is xenophobia’ the most asked question.

Top Trending News Searches

ASUU strike
AFCON 2019
Naira Marley
Women’s World Cup 2019
Election result
iPhone 11
MC Oluomo
Headies Award 2019
Top Trending People
Naira Marley
MC Oluomo
Cameron Boyce
Nipsey Hussle
DJ Arafat

Top Trending Sports People

Emiliano Sala
David Luiz
Bruno Fernandes
Nicolas Pepe
Tammy Abraham
Denis Suarez
Daniel James
Isaac Promise
Top Trending Actors
Regina Daniels
Genevieve Nnaji
Tonto Dikeh
Hadiza Gabon
Ini Edo
Eniola Badmus
Iyabo Ojo
Femi Adebayo
Ken Erics
Toyin Aimakhu

Top Trending Questions

What is xenophobia?
What is ruga?
What is terrorism?
What is election?
What is justice?
What is political party?
What is revolution?
What is capital market?
What is happening in South Africa?
What is first aid?

Top Trending Songs

Joro – Wizkid
Dangote – Burna Boy
Brown Skin Girl – Beyoncé, Wizkid, St Jhn
Woske – Olamide
Pawon – Olamide
Risky – Davido
Billionaire – Teni
Oil and Gas – Olamide
Uyo Meyo – Teni
Blow my mind – Davido, Chris Brown

Top Trending Movies/ TV Shows

Big Brother Naija
Captain Marvel
When they see us
Game of Thrones Season 8
Money Heist
John Wick 3
Avengers Endgame

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