Nigerian celebrities including Burna Boy, Davido and Wizkid have regained their respective verification on Twitter.
Over 400,000 notable people around the world lost their verification badges following Elon Musk’s new rule of paying monthly charges.
The final date to remove the free blue badge was April 20, 2023, as announced by the Twitter CEO.
Indian news media outlet ”India Today”, reported that ”Elon Musk has allegedly restored verification badges to high-profile accounts” and it appears the blue tick is back for all celebrities who have millions of followers.
Meanwhile, Don Jazzy was not among the celebrities affected with the verification badge on Twitter.
It shows that the music business mogul adhered to the rules and regulation tabled by Twitter CEO Ellon Musk.
The likes of Davido, Burna Boy and Wizkid were all victims of the removal of the verification badge in Nigeria’s entertainment industry.
The social media platform during the late hours of April 20, 2023, went viral after many celebrities all over the world lost their Twitter verification badges.