The average Nigerian idea of blogging is Linda Ikeji. It is not uncommon for people to call you Linda Ikeji when you say you are a blogger in Nigeria.

This was at first used in a derogatory way, but since news of Ms Ikeji’s Banana Island mansion hit the internet, things have changed. Now people know that you can make enough millions from blogging to buy a house in one of the choicest locations in Nigeria.

Yet, a lot of Nigerian people still think that bloggers are gossip-hungry robots chasing celebrities around. Some bloggers actually do this (maybe not exactly…

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