Here are some of the hilarious trends in Africa that rocked 2016 that are worth looking back at
This trend began when Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni made a roadside stop at Isingiro District in the Western Region of Uganda, to make a phone call. Museveni Stepped off his car, sat on chair on the road side to use his phone prompting Ugandans and soon after Africans to mimic him.
— Louis Mwanja (@louismwanja) July 12, 2016
— Hon. Oworugambo (@oworugambo) July 12, 2016
Africans took to social media to make fun of each other’s nation in a school setting, With at least 54 countries, Africa is home the second highest population across the globe with vast cultures, languages and icons.
— O.G Skiwo (@skiwo) August 25, 2016
— stefan urquelle (@uziharun) August 25, 2016
A Cameroon government minister greeted the president ‘too respectfully’ that it became a national meme
— Omwojo (@derrick_is_me) December 12, 2016
— Rodrigue TAKAM (@RodriG_TAKAM) December 11, 2016
Nigerians took to Twitter using the hashtag #NollyWoodWouldBeBetterIf, to suggest improvement of the film industry, some absolutely hilarious.
#WhyIStoppedWatchingNollywood Kenyans on Twitter hilariously trolled Nigerian movies
#NollywoodWouldBeBetterIf ghosts didn't have to look left or right when crossing the road
— Arkad (@Ndiilo_I) August 7, 2015
— Dr G. Erhumu (@drerhumu) August 7, 2015
— Kaingo (@daviehzzy_jay) September 7, 2016
#IfAfricaWasABar you know Mauritius, Seychelles and Cape Verde would be sitting up in the VIP, judging the rest of us.
— Nanjala Nyabola (@Nanjala1) July 27, 2015
The hashtag offered a witty critique of Africa’s diverse countries and politics.
#IfAfricaWasABar Angola would step in late like….
(Grand entrance) pic.twitter.com/6UkVzIpNCP
— V. (@__Vimbai) July 27, 2015
Africans on Twitter gave extremely hilarious break-up lines
I called you DARLING & you called me HONEY.
Indirectly, you’re calling my mother a BEE.
No respect for in-laws, its over.#100BreakUpLines
— CAPTAIN ™ (@Machukah) September 9, 2016
I told u I love my food hot but u refused to
warm the ice cream. U don't care about me.
It's over. #100breakuplines
— EvansGnius (@EvansGnius) September 9, 2016