On April 12, a select group of Nigerian celebrities, social influencers and content creators were hosted by global search engine giants, Google, the event also unveiled the Google+ Hangout, an electrifying new experience of connecting with select fans online.Google+ is a social content platform launched in 2011 with currently over 90 million active users and it is enabling people all over the world to connect around content of mutual interest. Google+ enables users to share photos, videos, links, or anything else by using the share box on any Google site or +1 buttons across the web. Users must however have a Gmail account, set up their profile and created circles of their friends, family, colleagues, etc. on Google+ prior to sharing anything.
Affiong Osuchukwu, Country Marketing Manager Google, said “This has been an amazing experience for us at Google Nigeria,”. “We are pleased at the level of engagement and intimacy the Google + experience has brought to the participants even as we are expectant of bigger things in Nigeria like it is happening across the world with Google +.” She added.
Celebrities like Omoni Oboli, Tosyn Bucknor,Isaac Emokpae, Adebola Williams, AY, Waje, Davido, Tosin Martins, Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi, Toolz, Isio Wanogho, Kelechi Amadi Obi, Basketmouth, Sasha, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Ufuoma Ejenobor, Uche Jumbo, Joe Blue, Diwari and others. All participants and celebrities were introduced to the irresistible Google+ social media experience and they had the opportunity to have one-of-a kind hangout with fans from all corners of the world including China, Brazil and The USA.