An unusual throwback challenge is currently trending on social media and Nigerian celebrities are among internet users that have now joined the trend. Unlike the popular weekly throwback, this particular challenge has people sharing pictures from 10 years ago.
The challenge which has quickly gotten its own unique hashtag: #10yearsChallenge on social media shows people sharing a collage of their pictures from ten years ago in comparison with their recent pictures.
Popular music mogul Don Jazzy and a host of other Nigerian celebrtities like Toke Makinwa, Falz, Tunde Ednut were all quick to be a part of the challenge as they took to their Instagram pages, sharing their own photos from years ago.
Some of them accompanied the images with funny captions about how they looked in the pictures while asking their fans if they could spot much difference. Legit.ng compiled a list of some of the celebrities that took part are shown below:
1. Don Jazzy
5. Juliet Ibrahim
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6. Daddy Showkey
7. Tonto Dikeh
Other celebrities like Harrysong and Toke Makinwa accompanied their photos with captions that expressed their gratitude for the good life they have enjoyed and how much growth they have experienced over the course of the years.
In his post, singer Harrysongs says: My #journey is filled with very precious memories. 10yrs ago performing at Ojez was a privilege, 10yrs later #kingmaker, President, Alterplate because I've got the best fans ❤️ you all gave me a chance, and became the best family ever I love you #journey
Radio superstar Toke Makinwa posted her photo with a caption saying: “The GLOW Up is the truth..... the journey thru the twists n turns has brought me to a place called beautiful. The down side, the confusion, the trying times of your life is all part of the plan. If you are looking for a miracle, don’t look too far eyond 10 years challenge more like 15/17 years challenge #Samegirl #onbecomingmore#IAmbecomingmore”
9. Toke Makinwa
10. Ali Nuhu
11. Dr SID
12. Sikirat Sindodo
13. Tunde Ednut
The challenge which currently ranks as the number one trending topic on Twitter has over 10 thousand people talking about it, with most users digging deep into their archives to search for their pictures from 10 years ago.
In other news, Legit.ng had earlier shared some throwback images of celebrity lovebirds Adekunle Gold and Simi. The images got a lot of fans of both singers talking on social media.
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