What does Japa mean in Nigerian? Japa. This slang is derived from the Yoruba language. Japa simply means ‘to run swiftly‘ out of a dangerous situation. To ‘Japa’ means to abort, run, avoid, terminate, retreat or remove yourself from a situation, if used in a sentence.
What does Abi mean in Nigerian? Abi, shey or ba are slang that act sort of like punctuation. They are mostly used for confirmation after a statement, thereby turning it into a question. They are like the English “right?” E.g. “You are coming for my party, abi/shey/ba?”
What does Yawa mean in Nigeria? ‘Gbege’ and ‘Yawa’ also mean ‘trouble‘.
What does AJE mean in Nigeria? Iyami Aje is a Yoruba term of respect and endearment used to describe a woman of African ancestry who is considered to be an Aje, a woman who wields myriad arcane creative biological, spiritual, and cosmic powers.