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5 WEIRD Nigerian laws you didn’t know about (Must Read)


Nigerian laws you didn’t know about: Nigeria, we hail thee! Many people think Nigeria is a lawless place. On the contrary, Nigeria has many laws. Nigerians are not just very good at obeying laws. You have to force them. Or threaten them with arrests or fines before Nigerians start observing laws. Every country in this world has strange laws that raise eyebrows in other places. For instance, a dirty car will attract a hefty fine in Russia.


Nigeria is no exception. We have a couple of strange and absurd laws you probably didn’t know:

1. Witchcraft law

You know how Nollywood is often showcasing witchcraft? I don’t know why they are encouraging it since witchcraft is illegal in Naija. Being a witch or wizard is a misdemeanour and carries a jail time of 2 years.

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