Nigeria: Street Slangs You Must Know When You Are In Lagos (Part Two)


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Fiber -(N10)


White/Sky/Wazo- (N50)

Figo -(N500)

10 fiber/two white – (N100)

Omo iya mi – (My Padi)

Àja 4 – (Run for your life)

Gbese – (Don’t dull)

Mashun – (Think fast)

Ninu àye – (Anything can happen)

Maga– (A victim of scam or someone who is been deceived).

Olosho/Okpo – (Prostitute)

Ma wo òju Uche! (Literally means no look Uche(Igbo name) face( no look face). However, it also means Don’t Dull or Be Smart.)

Nothing mega (Nothing will happen)

Jé ko mó (Make him know)

Ojor- (Police)

Oja- (Weed or any opium drug)
Baba Oja- (Weed distributor)

Gbera- (Be fast)

Jaapa- (a slang used either amongst boys to refers to situations they had to bail out,for example…the babe came with seven of her friends to the restaurant, omo mo jaapa ni o).

Kpo kpo- (Law Enforcement Agents (police))

Sakamanje- (Deceits)

Level Man- (Herbalist)


Game boy- (Yahoo boy)

Oja ti burst- (Under the influence of weed)

Slow- (Codeine)   

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