Contributor: Linda Segbafia
Get the latest news in music, movies, sports, entertainment and more on Twitter. Here is a recap of some of the trending stories during this week on #TwitterGhana.
Twitter “Spotlight Location” offers business presence for professionals
Professionals, be it content creators, small business or big brands can now strengthen their presence and showcase their products to customers on Twitter to drive results that move their business forward. Here is a Tweet by the social networking platform on how it’s making this possible through its latest feature known as ‘Location Spotlight’. Some media outlets such as Ameyaw Debrah has Tweeted about this amazing feature. It is indeed a great time to be a content creator on Twitter!
🚀 We’re going global! Now, any professional around the world can add a Location Spotlight to their profile to help customers find their biz location and get in touch faster. And☝️it has a new Google Maps integration to help customers with directions. pic.twitter.com/Uw5oLdJWXU
— Twitter Business (@TwitterBusiness) August 4, 2022
Chirp Developer Challenge x Twitter is on!
The Chirp Dev Challenge is on and developers across Ghana are encouraged to join in for a chance to win great prizes valued at over $520,000 and be featured at the Chirp Developer Conference on November 16 in San Francisco. Hacklab Foundation shared a Tweet on how to participate by sharing your innovative idea building an app using Twitter’s API v2 to unlock new experiences for people on Twitter. Give it a go and inspire other developers! #ChirpDevChallenge.
📣 Time is running out!
The #ChirpDevChallenge is open for entries through Aug. 19th. Submit an app using at least one Twitter API v2 endpoint for a chance to win prizes and be featured at the #Chirp Developer Conference. 🏆🥳
— Twitter Dev (@TwitterDev) August 15, 2022
— Hacklab Foundation (@hacklabfdn) July 12, 2022
BBNaija 2022: Eloswag wins HoH again with seven housemates up for possible eviction
It’s getting hot in Biggie House as housemates from level 1 & 2 battle out for the Head of the House (HoH) title each week. Eloswag has yet again won the week 4 Level Up HoH. Big Brother this time around gave the Head of House an opportunity to nominate from Level 1 or Level 2 house and he chose level 2. Eloswag nominated Kess, Modella, Chizzy, Pharmsavvy, Kess, Daniella, Amaka, and Groovy. Watch highlights of Eloswag’s nominations via this video. A BBN fan commenting on Twitter said, “Eloswag will be wondering why 7 people this time around”. Meanwhile, you’re missing out if you haven’t followed ShowmaxNG where you can get all the daily highlights and gist happening on the reality show. Good job Eloswag!
Once again, Eloswag wins the HoH title and has 30 minutes to Nominate 5 Level 2 Housemates for possible Eviction.
— Big Brother Naija (@BBNaija) August 15, 2022
— Showmax Naija (@ShowmaxNG) August 15, 2022
Global Citizen Festival is coming to Accra
Get ready for an epic line up of musicians including Usher, Gyakie and Sarkodie as they take the stage on September 24 at Black Star Square when the Global Citizen Africa festival comes to Accra. The movement, which aims to change the world through music and address some of the world’s biggest issues, made the announcement via this tweet on their official Twitter handle. Start getting your dance moves ready people!
Asamoah Gyan targets Black Stars Return at Qatar 2022
In an exciting interview with BBC World Service Sport, Ghana’s football legend, Asamoah_Gyan told John Bennett of his dreams to be called to play at the World Cup in Qatar which stirred up varied reactions from netizens. The football icon shared that though he hasn’t spoken to the leadership of the Ghana Black Stars, he has started training. Here is a snippet of the interview. Reacting to the news, Social Media influencer @AsieduMends tweeted asking Ghanaians about their thoughts. Citi Sports also Tweeted. Catch more of the heated reactions by football fans here.
— BBC World Service Sport (@BBCWSSport) August 16, 2022
Asamoah Gyan says he wants to return to Black stars and play at the World Cup . What are your thoughts on this ?
— Mempeasem President (@AsieduMends) August 16, 2022
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