ASSISTANT GODS! A Nigerian HR Tweet Has Sparked A Fiery Conversation About The Attitude Of Nigerian Recruiters [OPEN]


The decision of a Nigerian HR manager to share on Twitter what transpired between her and a prospective employee has drawn down the ire of Nigerians online on the attitude of recruiters in the country. gathered that a Nigerian lady identified as Taiwo (@taiwo__y) started a storm online when she took to her twitter page on Monday to post how she denied a young man a job with her organisation because he complimented her.

The tweet that started a Nigerian HR storm

The tweet immediately went viral, gathering backlash from Nigerians who believe there was nothing wrong with the compliment and condemned Taiwo for taking pride in her action.

Many online commenters took turns to narrate their experiences with Human Resources officers during job interviews and many were unsavoury comments.


Someone said Nigerian HR is in the list of “assistant god”

Another decided to educate job seekers on how ‘abroad people’ do it.

Someone said the attitude of Taiwo is part of a pan-Nigeria conspiracy by recruiters

Another commenter decided to report everyone to Ariana Grande

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