Gospel singer, Nathaniel Bassey started the #HallelujahChallenge by inviting Instagram users to join his on the platform's 'Live' feature for a daily prayer session which started at the beginning of June -starts at midnight- has continually attracted more people. The sessions ha 67,000 people tune in.

With 14 days into the Hallelujah challenge, critics have been passing out negative comments about the #HallelujahChallenge all over social media, saying its all “sham” and a “waste of time” .
Nathaniel Bassey came up on Instagram live to address people about the critics saying they should desist from such news, and focus on their faith to receive a miracle. He also notified people about Gabriel Osiachi will be taking his place sometime this week, The ‘akaakaya‘ artist
The #Hallelujahchallenge has surpassed expectations with 68, 000 views on Instagram and 94, 000 views on Facebook.  It has been the top trending topic on twitter since it started. Having done 14 days, there is still 16 days left. It is projected that up to about 100,000 will be on the live stream before the end of the #Hallelujahchallenge