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These Hilarious Tweets From #YouKnowYouAreAfrican Will Make Your Week

From stew filled ice cream buckets to using the onion sack as a sponge, African Twitter is back at it again with #YouKnowYouAreAfrican.

If you’re still experiencing #IfAfricaWasASchool withdrawals, you now can still have nostalgia-filled laughs with #YouKnowYouAreAfrican.


Twitter users @Curate_Africa and @UNcubeOthungayo set off the hashtag today, prompting a flood of hilarious (and true) tweets on how one knows they’re African. Users followed suit touching on saving the meat for last when savoring your dinner, using part of the onion sack as an exfoliating sponge (now you know how our skin is so smooth), stew filled ice cream buckets, plastic bags full of more plastic bags, and more.

Take a look at our favorites below:

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Watch Davido Perform 'Assurance' & 'Jowo' On Jimmy Kimmel Live

The Nigerian superstar performed for the late night American TV show.

Davido stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live last night to give viewers a lively performance.

Backed by a full band, the Nigerian superstar kicked things off by playing A Good Time single "Assurance," which will reportedly be featured in the Coming 2 America soundtrack. After a quick interlude and set change—a king's throne appeared onstage—Davido and his band went into a medley of "Jowo," his A Better Time single.

Davido's been busy this year as he recently shared the music video for A Better Time's "The Best" alongside Mayorkun, was featured in the remix of Focalistic's "Ke Star," and collaborated with Teni on "For You."

Watch Davido's Jimmy Kimmel live performance of "Assurance" and "Jowo (Medley) below.

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