Celebrating Progress Africa reports that a look at Nigerian YouTube favourites in 2013 reveals that Naija music has found a place in Nigerians' hearts. Have a look at Nigeria's favourites of 2013 according to the YouTube Rewind...
Some of the most watched music videos in Nigeria this past year include Ada Ada by Flavour, Caro by Starboy feat L.A.X & Wizkid, Personally by P-Square, Jaiye Jaiye by Wizkid ft Femi Kuti, and Eminado by Tiwa Savage ft Don jazzy.
On the comedy front, Nigerians showed particular interest in videos like The Interview by NdaniTV and Lagos Big Girls Game by VideoHitShow.
The country also had its share of highly talked about news content that got a good share of interaction. Videos like the Channels TV's interview with the NSCDC commandant (also referred to as "Oga at the Top") and tackling of the underage marriage issue in Nigeria by Stella Damasus and Senator Yerima on the Al-Jazeera show, The Stream, were some of the most emotional moments for Nigerians on YouTube.
Top 10 videos watched in Nigeria in 2013 (excluding music)
- Last Flight To Abuja - The full movie (Nollywood Movies 2013)
- Civil Defence Commandant Can't Tell His Organisation's Web Address
- EDIDI-(The Bond) - Latest Yoruba Movie 2013 Starring Iyabo Ojo
- Stella Damasus and Senator Yerima on Al-Jazeera Network THE STREAM
- The Leaked Video Of Gen. Diya Oladipo Pleading With Gen. Sanni Abacha - Oputa Panel
- The Lagos Big Girls game (Reanne Opia)
- How to get married; "Naija" style by Toke Makinwa
- The Interview - A tale of Frank Donga
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Top 10 music videos watched by Nigerians
- Ada Ada by Flavour
- Pull Over by KCEE Ft. Wizkid
- Personally by P-Square
- Caro by Starboy Ft. L.A.X & Wizkid
- Jaiye Jaiye by WizKid Ft. Femi Kuti
- Sexy Mama by Iyanya Ft. Wizkid
- Eminado by Tiwa Savage Ft. Don Jazzy
- Stupid love by Olamide
- Skelewu by Davido
- Emi ni baller by Chidinma Ft. Tha Suspect & IllBliss