#June12thProtest is trending on number one in some countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, North and South America, and Antarctica.
The Federal government of Nigeria had Last week banned Twitter in the Country, trampling on the fundamental human rights of citizens in the country. This act and more prompted Nigerian youths to take to the streets on June 12, the day the country celebrates her democracy, for a peaceful demonstration.
Nigerians in the country and those in diaspora and citizen of other countries of the world joins the protest with the hash tag June 12th Protest (#June12thProtest) on twitter.
Other hashtags and keywords trending along side #June12thProtest includes; Nigeria, #KeepitOn, #BuhariMustGo, #EnoughIsEnough, Buhari, Abuja, #DemocracyDay, Nigerians, Lekki, Lagos, Jack.
Check out the countries where this trends are buzzing ;
12. Cote d’Ivoire
17. Hong Kong SAR China
31. Saudi Arabia
33. South Africa
39. United Arab Emirates
40. United Kingdom