Twitter has honoured musical powerhouses Davido, Burna Boy, and Wizkid, as well as YBNL boss Olamide, former BBNaija champion Laycon, and ex-housemate Erica, with a customized GOAT emoji. They all hail from Nigeria.
This mean that whenever the names of the mentioned celebrities are trending on Twitter or whenever their names are searched with a hashtag symbol(#), the goat sign will appear.
The abbreviation G.O.A.T. stands for “Greatest Of All Time,” and it is commonly used by football fans to refer to exceptional players.
Cristiano Ronaldo of Manchester United and Lionel Messi of Paris Saint-Germain have also been honored with the emoji.
The GOAT award has sparked debate in football at various periods, with fans comparing the statistics of Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo and Argentina forward Lionel Messi.