Fall hand



Meaning

To disappoint or perform below par or nor to reach expectations


Example

Guy you fall hand or guy you fall my hand


Origin: Nigeria



By John Doe August 20, 2016

Based on logistics



Meaning

Citing current situation/constraint


Example

I suppose enter Amah but based on logistics man been absent.

Based on logistics na to bet for Juve head for the 2nd leg inside camp nou


Origin: Warri



By John Doe April 23, 2017

Runz girl



Meaning

A high class prostitute.


Example

1 A runz girl does not stand in the streets to get customers.
2 Why her leg no go bend when she be runz girl


Origin: Port Harcourt



By John Doe August 20, 2016

Quench



Meaning

1. Switch off
2. To kill or die


Example

1. The fire people have quenched the fire
2. Oh boy you dey vex me, i go quench you oh!
3. Na idiot talk be dat, go and Quench man.


Origin: Nigeria



By John Doe August 28, 2016

Allawee



Meaning

Monthly allowance / salary given to members of Nigeria Youth Service Corp (NYSC).

During their 12 months of serving their country.


Example

1. I just go collect my allawee na na.
2. This allawee too small abeg, once you touch that 800 every thing done finish.


Origin: NYSC



By John Doe June 1, 2018

Gele



Meaning

This is a Yoruba word for female head wrap. This is a rectangular cloth tied on a woman head for fashion. The material is usually stiff yet flexible enough to be made into unique styles. They are usually very colourful.


Example

Did you see Amaka's Gele? That thing was out of this world


Origin: Lagos



By John Doe September 8, 2016

Chinko



Meaning

Mostly used to describe chineese person or people of the asian race.


Example

1. Man you see that chinko girl
2. I dey go see my chinko babe


Origin: Nigeria



By John Doe August 28, 2016

Yomi



Meaning

A legendary bro who taught yoruba demons how to evade incriminating screenshots by replying a cheating allegation text with a voice note to avoid said conversation from being screenshotted


Example

As the bae dey question me me no say she go screenshot wetin i talk... I just dey yomi her


Origin: Twitter Ng



By John Doe December 1, 2017

I no fit shout



Meaning

1. A phrase used to caution or notify someone that you don't want trouble or problem. It directly translates to "I don't want problem"

2. im speechless


Example

1. Abeg come back i no fit shout.
2. Come see house, i no fit shout


Origin: Warri



By John Doe October 14, 2017