Over the years there have been all kinds of challenges that have trended on social media especially on Twitter.
From the #10YearChallenge to #BirdBoxChallenge and #IceBucketChallenge, Nigerians and global social media consumers have leveraged these challenges to tweet hilarious and outright funny replies.
The latest one trending now on Twitter is the #Broomchallenge.
What is #Broomchallenge?
#Broomchallenge is pictures and videos of brooms standing on their own without any support. The hashtag started trending on Twitter as users shared funny memes of the challenge.
How did the #Broomchallenge start?
According to reports, The emerged from a viral tweet that claimed NASA had said that Monday was the only day a broom could stand on its own because of the Earth’s gravitational pull.
Okay so NASA said today was the only day a broom can stand up on its own because of the gravitational pull…I didn’t believe it at first but OMG! 😭😭😭😭😭 pic.twitter.com/M0HCeemyGt
— mk (@mikaiylaaaaa) February 10, 2020
There hasn’t been any evidence to support the claim that NASA made this announcement. The tweet was followed by a video of a woman trying to stand a broom without any support and her attempt was successful.
Some of the celebrities who have participated in the challenge include DJ Khaled, Paula Abdul and Ray J.
Here are some hilarious and funny #Broomchallenge:
— Ur FAV Beautician || Adewale Shittu (@_freemilez) February 11, 2020
— Nuel Obed (@NuelObed) February 11, 2020
— Dayborah (@Dayborah4) February 11, 2020
In Nigeria d broom perform many function..
*used for sweeping
*used for campaign by APC
*used for reseting stubborn children brain #broomchallenge Add yours as a typical Nigerian pic.twitter.com/IDHatZeBrI
— Khabeer la great💪 (@Simply_khaybee) February 11, 2020
— Your Worst Nightmare (@pharjmusic) February 11, 2020
— ✨OMO EDO THICKER BODY✨👑 (@therealosaretin) February 11, 2020
— G.R.E.Y.D.E.E.D.S (@Besidonee87) February 11, 2020
— SIR STEVE™ 🔌 (@_aremo_ade) February 11, 2020
— AGUDA HENRY OLUWASEGUN (@LIFE_OF_GUDI) February 11, 2020
— ASHES_ONE 🇬🇭 (@collins__nkuah) February 11, 2020
Biko, Someone should try this #broomchallenge with Nigeria broom 😅
— E-zrael Ani (@EzraelAni) February 11, 2020
Nigeria broom isn't working #broomchallenge
— Ajayi Olalekan 🇳🇬 (@Maworry22) February 11, 2020
— Paula Abdul (@PaulaAbdul) February 11, 2020