- A new Nigerian social network hit 50,000 users 24 hours after launch
- The platform plans to pay their most popular users
- Popular blogger Linda Ikeji is behind the new venture
(CNN)Love her or not, she's one of Africa's most famous news and gossip writers. Now she's hoping to take on Facebook with her very own social network, which she says hit 50,000 sign-ups on the first day.