- Panther, black or bush cat.
- Nigerian nickname for black Americans (Associated with the rise of Black Panthers Party in 1960s,70s)
- Recent arrival from abroad (especially UK or USA) into Nigeria
- Used to refer to African Americans girls too distant from culture (lacks manners etc)
- You dey do like Akata (You’re acting like black Americans)
- Na akata you go marry (You will marry an African American)
Country of Origin: Nigeria
Language of Origin: Yoruba