Molue



Meaning

Rickety bright yellow bus used for transportation in Lagos.


Example

1. That man buy new molue.
2. Babe i wan use molue go work today.


Origin: Lagos



By Godswill Bernard November 11, 2017

Gbedu



Meaning

1. Rhythmic Afro beat sound
2. Loud sound system


Example

You no dey feel this gbedu?
The gbedu wan burst my brain.


Origin: Lagos



By Godswill Bernard November 11, 2017

Ponmo



Meaning

It means Boiled animal hide.


Example

The babe go buy me ponmo with beer.
You sabi arrange ponmo?


Origin: Lagos



By Godswill Bernard October 25, 2017

Sake of say



Meaning

It means 'the reason is'.


Example

The man slap am sake of say him steal wrist watch.
I no fit tolerate am sake of say him na my guy.


Origin: Port Harcourt



By Godswill Bernard October 25, 2017

Dey Lyk Dele



Meaning

Means I am barely surviving; Being idle.


Example

Your man just dey lyk dele.
No go find food chop, dey dia like dele.


Origin: Lagos



By Godswill Bernard October 24, 2017

Viagragra



Meaning

Referring to Viagra or any aphrodisiac.


Example

You wan do viagragra on that babe.
my guy still dey use viagragra.


Origin: Port Harcourt



By Godswill Bernard October 25, 2017

Giraffe



Meaning

Examination malpractice were the neck is stretched to spy neighbour's work.


Example

Bros no giraffe my work again.
Baba why you dey giraffe my book?


Origin: Lagos



By Godswill Bernard October 24, 2017

Throway salute



Meaning

It means to send a big shoutout to someone.


Example

Oga Tinubu, we throway salute ooo.
I throway salute give all my colleagues dem.


Origin: Port Harcourt



By Godswill Bernard October 24, 2017

Akata



Meaning

1. Recent arrival from abroad (especially UK or USA) into Nigeria
2. Nigerian nickname for an African American


Example

You see that new akata wia she waka with yesterday.


Origin: Lagos



By Godswill Bernard October 24, 2017

Water Pass Garri



Meaning

Means things have reached breaking point.


Example

Why you dey carry face like dis, hope say water no pass garri?


Origin: Lagos



By Godswill Bernard October 25, 2017