Akawo



A system of daily savings operated by an individual for small business owners.

Example

I wan start akawo


By Godswill Uduak-Abasi Bernard February 20, 2018

Akanuche



Wisdom or discretion.

Example

We dey pray for akanuche everyday.


By Godswill Uduak-Abasi Bernard February 20, 2018

Ajuwaya



A slang for serving members of the Nigerian Youth Service Corps. It is derived from the pidgin version of the the phrase "As you were" (A military term that is the equivalent of "at ease", the opposite of "attention" or "alert"

Example

How many Ajuwaya dey that house?


By Godswill Uduak-Abasi Bernard February 20, 2018

Ajayi



An overachiever, or one who works excessively to impress authority.

Example

The guy the form Ajayi since him resume.


By Godswill Uduak-Abasi Bernard February 20, 2018

Agbaya



Means a bad elderly person.

Example

That man na agbaya


By Godswill Uduak-Abasi Bernard February 20, 2018

Achaba



Refers to a motorcycle for public transport, usually spoken in Northern Nigeria.

Example

I no wan climb achaba today.


By Godswill Uduak-Abasi Bernard February 20, 2018

shey



Exclamation

Used to indicate agreement or to acknowledge a statement or approval

Example

Person 1: We need more stew for this rice
Person 2: Shey


By AMANi February 19, 2018

I gbadu you



Verb:
I trust you, I believe you, to have confidence in

Example

Mr Elon i gbadu you die.


By AMANi February 19, 2018

Chop Five



Hi Five or chuck knuckle. Usually used to praise someone or greet them in an informal manner.

Example

Correct guy abeg chop five


By Jane Doe February 17, 2018

Oversabi



Noun
1.An hyperactive person

Verb
2.Hyperactiveness

Example

Noun
1.I swear! Mary na Oversabi!

Verb
1. Sarah oversabi too much!


By David Tola February 17, 2018