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What top websites are Nigeria’s visiting in 2019? How much time do they spend on these websites? What are they searching for on google?. Here’s a list of the Latest Top 30 Most Visited Websites in Nigeria and the Top 10 Most Visited Local Websites in Nigeria. based on a 2019 Research.

Top 30 Most Visited Websites in Nigeria (2019 Research)

Top 30 Most Visited Websites in Nigeria:l

Here’s the latest list of the Top 30 Most Visited Websites in Nigeria in 2019:

Rank Website
1 Google.com
2 YouTube.com
3 Betnaija
4 Yahoo.com
5 Facebook.com
6 Jumia.com
7 Nairaland.com
8 Wikipedia.org
9 Punch.com
10 Dailypost.ng
11 Legit.ng
12 Google.com.ng
13 Twitter.com
14 Gtbank.com
15 Amazon.com
16 Instagram.com
17 Office.com
18 Naijaloaded.com.ng
19 Tooxclusive.com
20 Livescore.com
21 Thenationonlineng.net
22 Stackoverflow.com
23 Blogspot.com
24 9jaflaver.com
25 O2tvseries.com
26 Aliexpress.com
27 Informationng.com
28 Jiji.ng
29 Lindaikejisblog.com
30 Jamb.org.ng

Top 20 Most Visited Local Websites in Nigeria:

Here’s the latest list of the Top 20 Most Visited indigenous Websites in Nigeria in 2019:

We defined “Nigerian Websites” as any websites or blog that is owned by a Nigerian, managed by a Nigerian, publishes mostly Nigerian content and that has the majority of its traffic from Nigeria.

Rank Website
1 Bet9ja
2 Jumia
3 Nairaland
4 Punchng.com
5 Dailypost.ng
6 Legit.ng
7 Gtbank.com
8 Naijaloaded.com.ng
9 Tooxclusive.com
10 Thenationonlineng.net
11 9jaflaver.com
12 Informationng.com
13 Jiji.ng
14 Lindaikejisblog.com
15 Jamb.org.ng
16 Vanguardngr.com
17 Premiumtimesng.com
18 1xbet.ng
19 Paystack.com
20 Yabaleftonline.ng

More Details on each of the top 10 Websites in Nigeria:

The following details go a little bit deeper.

Our research went all in to uncover details like the keywords visitors use in google and other search engines to discover these top websites, how much time visitors spend on these websites, the global rank compared to all the websites worldwide.

1. Bet9ja.com

Bet9ja.com is the Most Visited website in Nigeria in 2019

About Bet9ja.com – Bet9ja is an online bookmaker company that offers betting on major sporting events operating in Nigeria. Traded under KC Gaming Networks Limited and run by a series of shareholders of multiple nationalities, the website is licensed by the Lagos State Lotteries Board (LSLB) with permission to operate in other parts of Nigeria.

According to Alexa.com, Bet9ja is the third most visited website in Nigeria, only next to after Google.com and YouTube.com.

Bet9ja was co-founded by Ayo Ojuroye and Kunle Soname who are its CEO and chairman respectively.

Bet9ja is also the official sponsor of the Nigeria Women’s Football League

Local and Global Ranking:
Bet9ja.com has a Local Rank (including international websites) of 3. While its Global Rank is 201.

Visitors Demography Segmentation:
Nigeria accounts for 97.6% of bet9ja’s visitors. Most of the visitors are male users.

These visitors look at an average of 3.53 pages and spend approximately 8 minutes and 43 seconds on the website daily.

Data, Numbers and Statistics:
To begin with, bet9ja has a bounce rate (the percentage of visitors to the site who navigate away from the site after viewing only one page) of 33.9%.

Users of the site spend an average of 8:59 minute on it before visiting another site.

28.3% of their traffic comes from Nairaland.com, followed by jumia.com.ng at 22.8%.

People tend to visit google.com, betradar.com, youtube.com and livescore.com before visiting this website.

There is a total of 28,576 different websites linking back into bet9ja.com. This adds on to its authority in the eyes of search engines like Google, Bing and Yahoo search.

2. Jumia.com.ng

About Jumia.com.ng – Jumia.com.ng is the second most visited website in Nigeria in 2019. It is owned by Jumia Group of Companies.

Jumia is a consumer goods e-commerce retail platform that connects sellers with consumers. The company is also a logistics service, which enables the shipment and delivery of packages from sellers to consumers. It has partnered with more than 81,000 local African companies and individuals and is a direct competitor to Kilimall in Kenya and Konga in Nigeria. Started in 2012 in Lagos, the company currently has a presence across 12 African countries.

Local and Global Ranking:

Jumia.com.ng has a Local Rank of 6. While its Global Rank is 1,131.

The main website related or similar to Jumia.com.ng based on Local and Global Ranking, content and audience overlap is jiji.ng and konga.com.

Visitors Demography Segmentation:
Nigeria accounts for 93.8% of jumia.com.ng visitors.

Besides Nigeria, other visitors come from the United States, followed by india. Users of the site spend an average of 10.29 minutes surfing, at an average of 6.12 minutes Daily Pageviews per Visitor.

Data, Numbers and Statistics:
Jumia.com.ng has a bounce rate of 30.8% which means that less than half of the visitors look at only one page and leave the site.

23% of the visitors come from search engines and the most searched phrase as at December 2019 is “jumia” and “jumia black friday”.

People tend to visit google.com, youtube.com, konga.com. after visiting this website.

There is a total of 742 different websites linking back to Jumia.com.ng.

3. Nairaland.com

About Nairaland.com – Nairaland is ranked as the 7th most visited website in Nigeria as at December 2019,(and the 3rd most visited indigenous site) according to Alexa.com.

Figures published by Nairaland in November 2019 revealed that they had 31,096,346 visits from 7,450,955 unique visitors and 207,007,864 page views in the 30 days of that month.

Local and Global Ranking:
Nairaland has a Local Rank (including international websites) of 7. While its Global Rank is 799.

The main website related or similar to Nairaland.com based on Local and Global Ranking, content and audience overlap are legit.ng, pulse.ng, jumia.com.ng, punchng.com, jiji.ng.

Visitors Demography Segmentation:
Nigeria accounts for 84.0% of Nairaland.com visitors.

Besides Nigeria, other visitors come from India, followed by United States, Users of the site spend an average of 10:55 minutes surfing, at an average of 7.27 minutes Daily Pageviews per Visitor.

Data, Numbers and Statistics:
Nairaland has a bounce rate of 31.9% which means that visitors view atleast only two pages before leaving the site.

27% of the visitors come from search engines and the most searched phrase as at December 2019 is “nairaland, aimtoget hub, top celebrities 2018, how many official languages in nigeria?, imsubeb past questions. People tend to visit google.com, youtube.com, facebook.com, twitter.com

There is a total of 3,497 different websites linking back to Nairaland.

4. Dailypost.ng

Dailypost is the 4th most Visited Website in Nigeria

About Dailypost.ng – Dailypost.ng is owned and managed by Daily post newspaper. Developed and written exclusively for Nigerians,the site is packed with up-to-the-minute local and national news, politics, metro, business, entertainment, sports, and opinions.

Daily Post is featured in Google news and is one of the top news sites in Nigeria.

Local and Global Ranking:
Dailypost.ng has a Local Rank of 10. While its Global Rank is 1,245.

The main website related or similar to Thenationonlineng.net based on Local and Global Ranking, content and audience overlap are premiumtimesng.com saharareporters.com, punchng.com, vanguardngr.com

Visitors Demography Segmentation:
Nigeria accounts for 90.49% of Thenationonlineng.net visitors.

Besides Nigeria, other visitors come from the United States, followed by United Kingdom. Users of the site spend an average of 5:39 minutes surfing, at an average of 3.50 minutes Daily Pageviews per Visitor.

Data, Numbers and Statistics:
Dailypost.ng has a bounce rate of 46.1% which means that visitors view at least two pages before leaving the site.

22% of the visitors come from search engines and the most searched phrase as at December 2019 is “epl, nigerian newspapers, nigeria news, daily post, super eagles. People tend to visit google.com, punchng.com, concisenews.global, twitter.com

There is a total of 3,632 different websites linking back to Dailypost.ng.

5. Punchng.com

About Punchng.com – Another very popular website in Nigeria is the Punch. The website attracts visitors mainly from Nigeria who spend more than eight minutes browsing for news articles and visiting more than four pages with each visit.

Local and Global Ranking:
Punchng.com has a Local Rank (including international websites) of 19. While its Global Rank is 1,247.

The main website related or similar to Punchng.com based on Local and Global Ranking, content and audience overlap are premiumtimesng.com, vanguardngr.com, dailypost.ng, pulse.ng

Visitors Demography Segmentation:
Nigeria accounts for 81.23% of punchng.com visitors.

Besides Nigeria, other visitors come from the United States and United Kingdom, Users of the site spend an average of 8:02 minutes surfing, at an average of 3.51 minutes Daily Pageviews per Visitor.

Data, Numbers and Statistics:
Punchng.com has a bounce rate of 47.6% which means that most of the visitors view at least two pages before leaving the site.

24% of the visitors come from search engines and the most searched phrase as at December 2019 is “planes collide firefighters, epl table, nigerian newspapers, armed man buckingham Palace, munich airport intruder alert. People tend to visit google.com, twitter.com, thenationonlineng.net, vanguardngr.com

There is a total of 8,712 different websites linking back to punch.

6. Legit.ng

About Legit.ng – Legit.ng (formerly Naij.com) is a Nigerian digital media and news platform. It is ranked as the 11th overall most visited website in Nigeria by Alexa. Legit.ng is the biggest publisher on Facebook by the audience in ‘Media’ category.

As of December 2019, it is 6th most visited indigenous website in Nigeria. Currently the website’s Facebook community has over 4.3 million members. This means in less than 4 years Legit.ng has overtaken Sahara Reporters and other online news sites. Also Legit.ng is the biggest publisher on Facebook by the audience in ‘Media’ category.

Local and Global Ranking:
Legit.ng has a Local Rank of 11. While its Global Rank is 1,473.

The main website related or similar to legit.ng based on Local and Global Ranking, content and audience overlap are pulse.ng punchng.com, Nairaland.com, dailypost.ng, premiumtimesng.com

Visitors Demography Segmentation:
Nigeria accounts for 84.1% of legit.ng visitors.

Besides Nigeria, other visitors come from the United States, followed by United States and India, Users of the site spend an average of 6:11 minutes surfing, at an average of 2.53 minutes Daily Pageviews per Visitor.

Data, Numbers and Statistics:
Legit.ng has a bounce rate of 61.7% which means that most of the visitors look at only one page and leave the site.

46.4% of the visitors come from search engines and the most searched phrase as at December 2019 is “perfect money, boo, web whatsapp, nadine caridi, 50 most popular women. People tend to visit google.com, youtube.com, facebook.com, instagram.com.

There is a total of 6,243 different websites linking back to legit.ng.

7. Gtbank.com

About Gtbank.com – Gtbank.com is the website of Guaranty Trust Bank plc also known as GTBank or simply GTB, a Nigerian multinational financial institution, that offers Online/Internet Banking, Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Investment Banking and Asset Management services, with its head office in Victoria Island, Lagos.

Local and Global Ranking:
Gtbank.com has a Local Rank of 14. While its Global Rank is 2,741.

The main website related or similar to Gtbank.com based on Local and Global Ranking, content and audience overlap are gtbank.cloud, zenithbank.com, accessbankplc.com, quickteller.com

Visitors Demography Segmentation:
Nigeria accounts for 94.7% of Gtbank.com visitors.

Besides Nigeria, other visitors come from the United States, followed by United Kingdom and United States, Users of the site spend an average of 10:03 minutes surfing, at an average of 5.65 minutes Daily Pageviews per Visitor.

Data, Numbers and Statistics:
Gtbank.com has a bounce rate of 15.2%% which means that most of the visitors look at an average of four pages before leaving the site.

11% of the visitors come from search engines and the most searched phrase as at December 2019 is “gtbank, gtbank online, gtbank internet banking, gtb, guaranty trust bank. People tend to visit google.com, gtbank.cloud, yahoo.com, youtube.com

There is a total of 399 different websites linking back to Gtbank.com.

8. Naijaloaded.com.ng

Naijaloaded.com.ng is the Most Visited Online Platform that Delivers Hot Fresh Nigerian Music, Video, Entertainment Gist & News Content on a daily Basis to Nigerians Home and Abroad.

Over the Years, Naijaloaded has grown so Big to Cater for the evergrowing needs of Information on the Internet, Created in 2009 and ever since, It has steadily grown into one of the Most Visited Nigerian Website mllions of Page views Monthly.

Local and Global Ranking:
Naijaloaded has a Local Rank (including international websites) of 19 And a rank of 1605 in global internet engagement.

The main website related or similar to Naijaloaded based on Local and Global Ranking, content and audience overlap are tooxclusive.com, 9jaflaver.com, notjustok.com, naijavibes.com

Visitors Demography Segmentation:
Nigeria accounts for 84.1% of Naijaloaded visitors.

Besides Nigeria, other visitors come from the United States, followed by United States and Zambia, Users of the site spend an average of 5:34 minutes surfing, at an average of 3:86 minutes Daily Pageviews per Visitor.

Data, Numbers and Statistics:
Naijaloaded has a bounce rate of 43.8% which means that most of the visitors look at only one page and leave the site.

44% of the visitors come from search engines and the most searched phrase as at December 2019 is “Naija loaded, naira Marley, joeboy baby, wizkid joro. People tend to visit google.com, tooxclusive.com, youtube.com

There is a total of 4,258 different websites linking back to naijaloaded.

The newspaper covers business and economy, public policies, the democratic process and institutions of democracy, sports, arts and culture.

9. Tooxclusive.com

About Tooxclusive.com – TooXclusive is a music and review website. Launched in 2010 by Olutayo “Tyler” Duncan Sotubo, the website is notable for organizing its yearly tooXclusive Online Music Awards. They pride their establishment as the number one source for pan-African music entertainment, reviews, trending news and celebrity updates.

Local and Global Ranking:
Tooxclusive.com has a Local Rank (including international websites) of 20. While its Global Rank is 2,535.

The main website related or similar to Tooxclusive.com based on Local and Global Ranking, content and audience overlap are naijaloaded.com.ng, notjustok.com, 9jaflaver.com, naijavibes.com, jaguda.com

Visitors Demography Segmentation:
Nigeria accounts for 83.97% of Tooxclusive visitors.

Besides Nigeria, other visitors come from the Ghana and the United States, Users of the site spend an average of 5:11 minutes surfing, at an average of 3:58 minutes Daily Pageviews per Visitor.

Data, Numbers and Statistics:
Tooxclusive.com has a bounce rate of 45.9% which means that most of the visitors view at least two pages and) before leaving the site.

38% of the visitors come from search engines and the most searched phrase as at December 2019 is “naira Marley, tooxclusive.com, latest music, music download, naija music. People tend to visit google.com, youtube.com, instagram.com, naijaloaded.com.ng

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There is a total of 3,107 different websites linking back to Tooxclusive.com.

10. Thenationonlineng.net

The Nation is a daily newspaper published in Lagos, Nigeria. According to a 2009 survey it was the second-most-read newspaper in Nigeria, and this result was repeated in a 2011 report by The Advertisers’ Association of Nigeria (ADVANS).

The paper’s website says it stands for freedom, justice and the market economy. Its target audience is the business and political elite, the affluent, the educated and the upwardly mobile.

The Nation has printing plants in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt.tuko.co.ke by Genesis Group of Companies was the 2nd Most Visited websites in Kenya as at January 2019.

Local and Global Ranking:
Thenationonlineng.net has a Local Rank (including international websites) of 22. While its Global Rank is 2853.

The main website related or similar to Thenationonlineng.net based on Local and Global Ranking, content and audience overlap is premiumtimesng.com, punchng.com, guardian.ng and dailypost.ng

Visitors Demography Segmentation:
Nigeria accounts for 82.64% of Thenationonlineng.net visitors.

Besides Nigeria, other visitors come from the United States, followed by united Kingdom Users of the site spend an average of 3:03 minutes surfing, at an average of 5:22 minutes Daily Pageviews per Visitor.

Data, Numbers and Statistics:
Thenationonlineng.net has a bounce rate of 48.8% which means that most of the visitors view an at least two pages before leaving the site.

22% of the visitors come from search engines and the most searched phrase as at December 2019 is “the nation, nigerian newspapers, the nation newspaper, how to get 2020 jamb expo, People tend to visit google.com, punchng.com, twitter.com after visiting this website.

There is a total of 5340 different websites linking back to Thenationonlineng.net.

The newspaper covers business and economy, public policies, the democratic process and institutions of democracy, sports, arts and culture.

Top News Sites In Nigeria

1. Nairaland.com

Nairaland is the most visited news site in Nigeria as at December 2019, according to Alexa.com.

Figures published by Nairaland in November 2019 revealed that they had 31,096,346 visits from 7,450,955 unique visitors and 207,007,864 page views November.

2. Dailypost.ng

Dailypost.ng is owned and managed by Daily post newspaper. Developed and written exclusively for Nigerians,the site is packed with up-to-the-minute local and national news, politics, metro, business, entertainment, sports, and opinions.

3. Punchng.com

punch.com is the 3rd most popular news website in Nigeria

The third most popular website in Nigeria is the Punch. Another local online daily that provides trustworthy news on the happenings in Nigeria. The website attracts visitors mainly from Nigeria who spend more than eight minutes browsing for news articles and visiting more than four pages with each visit.

4. Legit.ng

Legit.ng (formerly Naij.com) is a Nigerian digital media and news platform. It is the 4th most visited news website in Nigeria. Legit.ng is the biggest publisher on Facebook by the audience in ‘Media’ category.

5. Thenationonlineng.net

Thenationonlineng.net is owned and managed by the Nation, a daily newspaper developed and written exclusively for Nigerians,the site is packed with up-to-the-minute local and national news, politics, metro, business, entertainment, sports, and opinions.

6. Informationng

Like other sites on this list, Informationng.com publishes general news including Entertainment, politics et al. The website has over 3.5 Facebook followers and 122.6 Twitter followers. Surfers spend upwards of 10 minutes reading all the articles posted, and by doing this they link to an average of 6.9 page views per visit.

7. Lindaikejisblog.com

The website deals with news, entertainment, events, fashion beauty and lifestyle. It specialized in news, gossips arising from Nigeria, and covers trending international fashions and lifestyles. It generates traffic not only from Nigeria but also from US and Canada.

8. Vanguardngr.com

Vanguard is the 8th most popular news site in Nigeria. The famous journalist Sam Amuka-Pemu with help of three friends started Vanguard Media in 1983 and later formed the online extension to widen the scope of the media house.

9. Premiumtimesng.com

Premium Times is a Nigerian online newspaper based in Abuja. It launched in 2011. The online medium is notable for Investigative journalism among other fields.

The newspaper covers business and economy, public policies, the democratic process and institutions of democracy, sports, arts and culture.

10. Pulse.ng

Pulse.ng is also a very popular online news platform in Nigeria that highlights the entertainment, style and news that are part of and the West African DNA.

Top Google searches in Nigeria in 2019

This year’s trending searches show Nigerians’ keen interest in the world and people around them. Pop culture, sports and entertainment captured the nation’s attention. The top “what is” questions list reflects this strongly – with majority of the top ten questions related to local happenings.

From ASUU Strike to AFCON 2019, women’s world cup and xenophobia, Nigerians use search to find out about the things that really matter to them. Here’s a closer look at Nigeria’s ‘Year in Search’ 2019:

Most Searched Stories in Nigeria 2019

1 ASUU Strike
2 AFCON 2019
3 Naira Marley
4 Women’s World Cup 2019
5 Xenophobia
6 Election results
7 XXXtentacion
8 iPhone 11
9 MC Oluomo
10 Headies award 2019


Most searched People in Nigeria 2019

1 Naira Marley
2 Atiku Abubakar
3 Neymar
4 MC Oluomo
5 Rema
6 Cameron Boyce
7 xxxtentacion
8 Teni
9 Nipsey Hussle
10 DJ Arafat


Most Searched ‘what is’ questions in Nigeria 2019

1 What is Xenophobia
2 What is Ruga
3 What is Terrorism
4 What is Election
5 What is Justice
6 What is Political Apathy
7 What is Revolution
8 What is Capital Market
9 What is happening in South Africa
10 What is First Aid


Most Searched How to questions in Nigeria 2019

1 How to create an email account
2 How to start a blog
3 How to write a formal letter
4 How to make egusi
5 How to make buns
6 How to reduce belly fat
7 How to play chess
8 How to ask a girl out
9 How to write a CV
10 How to make Fried rice


Most Searched Music Artistes in Nigeria 2019

1 Zlatan
2 Burna Boy
3 Naira Marley
4 Teni
5 Kizz Daniel
6 Simi
7 Phyno
8 Rema
9 Timaya
10 Fireboy


Most searched Actors in Nigeria 2019

1 Regina Daniels
2 Genevieve Nnaji
3 Tonto Dike
4 Hadiza Gabon
5 Ini Edo
6 Eniola Badmus
7 Iyabo Ojo
8 Femi Adebayo
9 Ken Erics
10 Toyin Aimakhu


Most searched Lyrics in Nigeria 2019

1 Brown Skin Girl lyrics
2 Uyo Meyo lyrics
3 Blow My Mind lyrics
4 Naira Marley Soapy lyrics
5 Davido Risky lyrics
6 Am I a yahoo boy lyrics
7 One Ticket lyrics
8 XXXtentacion Moonlight lyrics
9 Dumebi Lyrics
10 Teni Billionaire lyrics


Most searched Movies/TV Series in Nigeria 2019

1 Big Brother Nigeria
2 Mehek
3 Captain Marvel
4 When they see us
5 Aquaman
6 Shazam
7 Game of Thrones Season 8
8 Money Heist
9 John Wick 3
10 Avengers Endgame


Most searched Songs in Nigeria 2019

1 Joro
2 Dangote by Burna Boy
3 Brown Skin Girl
4 Woske
5 Pawon
6 Risky by Davido
7 Billionaire by Teni
8 Oil and Gas by Olamide
9 Uyo Meyo
10 Blow my mind


Most searched Sports People in Nigeria 2019

1 Neymar
2 Emiliano Sala
3 David Luiz
4 Bruno Fernandes
5 Higuain
6 Nicholas Pepe
7 Tammy Abraham
8 Denis Suárez
9 Daniel James
10 Isaac Promise