Twitter Streets: Hot Trends Today – August 11
Azziad, Anerlisa, Wabosha Top Instagram Rich List, 2021
Social media marketing firm HopperHQ has released its 2021 richest social media personalities list. Leading this year’s pack is football star Cristiano Ronaldo, who set the highest ever potential earning since the list launched in 2016, charging an average of $1.6 million per post – He boasts 306 million Instagram followers alone. Actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and singer Ariana Grande close the top three slots with $1.5 million and $1.4 million per post respectively.
Azziad Nassenya is Kenya’s highest paid social media personality. The TikToker’s estimated charge per sponsored post rakes in a whopping $5000, ranking her #257 on the rich list. Other notable Kenyans recognized include YouTubers Wabosha Maxine (#331 -$1600), Joy Kendi (#343 -$1,200) and Sharon Mundia (#351 -$900), entrepreneurs Anerlisa Muigai (#271 -$4000) and Lucia Musau (#373 -$400), and fashion blogger Silvia Njoki (#374 -$400).
Other African personalities on this year’s list include Nigerian artists Davido (#53 -$128,000) and Yemi Alade (#67 -$88,100), Tanzanian actor Idris Sultan (#108 -$42,800) and South African influencer Bonang Matheba (#133 -$27,700).
According to BBC, “The rankings and cost per post were arrived at after speaking with so-called social media ‘influencers’ themselves, along with brands and marketing companies, and using publicly available pricing information to estimate how much each account could charge.”
Lol how’s Azziad Naseya richer than Annerlisa? 😅😅😅😅 Weh … pic.twitter.com/oHUPwpwrYk
— Alligator Loki 🌹 (@misskamau_) August 10, 2021
Davido ranks at NO 53 on Instagram rich list of 2021 as he makes $128,300 on a sponsored post. 💵 💥
— SOUNDCITY AFRICA! (@SOUNDCITYtv) August 10, 2021
Karen Nyamu Accuses Samidoh of Assault
Controversial Nairobi politician Karen Nyamu has publicly accused beloved Kikuyu musician, Samidoh, of physical assault. In an Instagram Live on Tuesday evening, Nyamu alleged that Samidoh was angry at her after receiving reports that she had been hanging out with another man while at the Coast.
“He came to my house last evening and I did not expect him, ” she narrated, “He started beating me and said he would beat me and kill me. This is what Samidoh has done to me. He smashed my iPhone 12 Pro Max.”
Nyamu further revealed that she was “three months pregnant” for Samidoh. She has since vowed to teach him a lesson. Take a look at some of the reactions below.
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Former Nairobi Woman Representative aspirant Karen Nyamu has found herself at the centre of criticism on social media after she receives a beating from Samidoh after being with SC Ahmednassir Abdullahi in Mombasa.
Amerix| Oscar Sudipic.twitter.com/OIPg8GqFUi
— Duchess Of Kenya (@duchess_kenya) August 10, 2021
Karen nyamu amesema Samidoh is very fertile she’s expecting another child pic.twitter.com/3FYEeVqBPF
— JacksonKE™🇰🇪 (@ItsJacksonKE) August 10, 2021
Karen Nyamu is a strong woman. An epitome of courage. She has refused to bow down to the culture of silence. ✊🏽✊🏽
A man who puts his hands on a woman is shameless!! Samidoh you are a disgrace to the Sons of the Mountain. pic.twitter.com/CgxyNTriz3
— AbbieZuena (@abbiezuena) August 10, 2021
Why does “Karen Nyamu” Always Bring her relationship issues with Samidoh on Instagram and Twitter whenever they Disagree?🤔Not a keeper that one,Belongs to the streets
— Heisenberg (@DrJuma_M) August 10, 2021
Midnight Mass Movie Trailer Released
Netflix has released the official trailer for Midnight Mass. Created by Mike Flanagan, the horror film tells the tale of a small, isolated island community whose existing divisions are amplified by the return of a disgraced young man and the arrival of a charismatic priest.
When Father Paul’s appearance on Crockett Island coincides with unexplained and seemingly miraculous events, a renewed religious fervor takes hold of the community: but these miracles seem to come at a price.
Midnight Mass debuts on the streaming platform September 24th. Check out the trailer below.
Whom shall I fear?
From the creator of The Haunting of Hill House, Midnight Mass arrives Sept 24. pic.twitter.com/z6bcsPMYdw
— Midnight Mass (@midnightmass) August 9, 2021