Igbo Ora is a town in Nigeria known as the “twins capital of the world”. It’s in the south west part of Nigeria which has a documented 50 sets of twins born out of every 1,000 births. Locals say it is due to an okra leaf they eat. One woman says it’s responsible for her having 8 pairs of twins.
The Nigerian prince scam is so popular in Nigeria there was a hit song praising it.
A goat was once arrested in Nigeria after vigilantes claimed it was an armed robber who turned himself into a goat with black magic.
In Nigeria there are scam artists who sell you houses by pretending to be the owners and get paid a considerable deposit by deceiving buyers. As a result, “This house is not for sale” is painted on many homes in Nigeria
A Nigerian ‘scientist’ ‘proved’ that being gay was wrong by using magnets, after which he promptly demanded to be given the Nobel prize for his research.
The Nigerian money scams we receive via email date as far back as the 1830s when they were attempted via post.
In 1969 a Swedish pilot, disgusted by the genocide of the Biafran people, built his own fighter airplanes and fought the Nigerian Air Force with a band of friends.
There’s a religion in Nigeria called “Chrislam”.