May 28, 2022

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How can I link my NIN, Osinachi Nwachukwu, Rita Dominic and more: What Nigerians Searched for in April –

In April, the Nigerian federal government ordered telecom companies to block outgoing calls to cell phone line subscribers who had not yet linked their SIM cards to their National Identification Number (NIN). As a result, one of the top trending questions searched on Google this month included “How do I link my NIN?”. and “How do I get NIN?”

The deaths of prominent Nigerians also prompted people to seek more information. The death of Nigerian gospel singer Osinachi Nwachukwu came as a shock, especially since her untimely death on April 8 was reportedly linked to her husband. Popular Yoruba Nollywood actor Kunle Adetokunbo, also known as Dejo Tunfulu, died after a brief headache and hospital admission. The death of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi Abobaku also piqued the interest of Nigerians.

The 2022 Grammy Awards, Nigeria’s multi-award-winning Nollywood actress Rita Dominic and her marriage to Fidelis Anosike; Ghanaian musician Black Sherif’s songs, particularly Kwaku the Traveler, were also among the most searched terms piqued the curiosity of Nigerians in April.

Below is the list of top trending questions and terms that caught the interest of Nigerians in April:

Top Trending Questions Nigerians in April

1. How can I link my NIN? / How do I get NIN?

2. Where is Osinachi Nwachukwu from?/ Who is Osinachi Nwachukwu?

3. What is the scientific term for ringing in the ears?

4. Where is Chrisland School located?

5. When will school resume for the third semester of 2022?

6. Who is Rita Dominic’s husband?

7. What is Greta Thunberg known for?

8. How do I check JAMB Center 2022?

9. How do I sell NFT?

10. Who is Black Sherif?

Top Trending Phrases Nigerians April

1. Osinachi Nwachukwu

2. Chrisland School / Chrisland Schoolgirls

3. Grammy Awards 2022

4. Rita Dominic

5. Dejo Tunfulu

6. Kwaku the Traveler

7. Black Sherif Songs

8. Osinachi / Osinachi Nwachukwu Husband

9. Alaafin by Oyo

10. Fidelis Anosike

Search trends information comes from data compiled by Google based on what Nigerians searched and asked Google for. Google processes more than 40,000 searches every second. This equates to more than a billion searches per day and 1.2 trillion searches per year worldwide. Live Google Search Trends data is available at