Here are some valuable answers by journalist, newspaper columnist, author, and blogger, Farooq Kperogi. Most of these expressions have been constantly used wrongly by Nigerians.
It’s not a hidden fact that Nigerians often mix up words. We earlier posted about some grammatical errors that Nigerians make.
There are wrong expressions that Nigerians use which cannot be counted as part of The Standard British English. Usage of these expressions is probably something that started innocently a long time ago and just caught on.