Nigerians are truly a jolly set of people you’d ever come across and you cannot afford to miss out on the little things that serve as excitement and fun for them.
While English may serve as our Lingua Franca, it sure has no hold on us whatsoever. Even the English have become forced to acknowledge our own unique part of the language, how much you who really need it considering the chokiness of our government ills.
Here a few slangs every Nigerian living in Nigeria can grab in split seconds even without any translation.
24. Japa: It can also be called J.P
24. Soro Soke: Soro Soke originated from the #EndSARS protests. It means ‘speak louder’. It’s even sweeter adding “weyrey”
23. Wahala… This slang is multi-dimensional because you can always add anything as you so wish. Wahala no dey finish; Wahala for who no get bone straight hair; Wahala get ‘koko’ shoe.
22. See Gobe: It means trouble. It comes like an exclamation
21. Problem no dey finish
20. Mad oh: It is usually an exclamation.
19. E shock you: Are you surprised?
18. Sinzu money: Used to hails someone considered as a lavish spender.
17. Oshaprapra: It could also be said as “Oshaproper” It means it is good/very fine
16. Everywhere stew:
15. Aza: It means ‘account number’. Send your aza.
14. Gbe body e