List of Nigerian words in Oxford English Dictionary (OED)

By taking ownership of English and using it as their own medium of expression, Nigerians have made, and are continuing to make, a unique and distinctive contribution to English as a global language.

We highlight their contributions in this month’s update of the Oxford English Dictionary, as a number of Nigerian English words make it into the dictionary for the first time.

Here you can find a list of the new Nigerian words and senses added to the OED in the  update below: