UPDATE: #June12thProtest trends on Twitter with other Nigerian keywords and Hashtags in over 40 countries including the U.K. and U.S.


#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 ;

1. Afghanistan


2. Australia


3. Austria


4. Bangladesh


5. Belgium


6. Benin


7. Brazil


8. Bulgaria


9. Cameroon


10. Canada


11. Cyprus


12. Cote d’Ivoire


13. Denmark


14. Georgia


15. Germany


16. Ghana


17. Hong Kong SAR China


18. Hungary


19. Ireland


20. Italy


21. Kenya


22. Luxembourg


23. Malaysia


24. Netherlands


25. Nigeria


26. Norway


27. Poland


28. Portugal


29. Romania


30. Russia


31. Saudi Arabia


32. Singapore


33. South Africa


34. Spain


35. Switzerland


36. Thailand


37. Turkey


38. Ukraine


39. United Arab Emirates


40. United Kingdom


41. United States