Twitter Nigeria is currently caught up in the trend of “Danfo” and “Uber“. We don’t know actually what initiated this trend but whoever kicked off with the conversation wants us to understand something.
Although, the thread in another way round can be traced to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s declaration of ban on Danfo in Lagos state to foster other means of job opportunities for the youths.
Danfo is a popular old commercial bus (usually painted yellow) mostly found in Lagos. To an average Lagosian, it’s part of the hustle. Fast foward to 2016/2017, we now have corporate taxis the middle class are now hopping into – Uber.
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Funny conversations are circulating Twitter as to how Lagosians have coping with the two.
Read tweets below:
You go to work, school & even weddings in a Danfo, but you want me to pay Uber Tfare because you came to visit me. Sister, …….. pic.twitter.com/PvJu2Qm1vj
— FAVOUR ONYEOZIRI (@Rouvafe) May 2, 2017
Twitter Girls: "I don't enter danfo"
— Ibadan Lord 🇳🇬 (@degostee) May 2, 2017
Guys,Danfo is cool o especially if you are sitting at the window side you'll just be noticing fine fine cars to buy when you are rich 😀😀
— Seyi Mystro (@Icookbeatss) May 2, 2017
It is just courtesy to give a girl tfare when she come visiting. Whether for danfo or Uber, that's left for you to decide.
— #Wisdom (@olukunle88) May 2, 2017
Ibadan danfo buses be looking as old as the danfo drivers
— THAT IBADAN BOY (@ogbeniflamez) May 2, 2017