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14 Naija Love Songs For Valentine's Day

Okayafrica presents 14 Naija Love Songs For Valentine's Day.

In the spirit of starry-eyed, chocolate-giving PDA showing splendor (whether this is a cause for celebration or side eyeing is up to you), we dug deep into the vaults for our favorite love, and love-inspired, songs that have come out of Nigeria over the years. Turn up these 14 Naija love songs below and for more romance check out our top 10 Nigerian Hip-Hop Wedding Videos.


Naeto C '5&6'

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M.I 'One Naira'

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2face 'True Love'

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Banky W 'Yes/No'

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Psquare 'Ifunanya'

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Flavour 'Oyi'

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Duncan Mighty 'Obianuju'

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Ay.com 'Pass Me Your Love'

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Davido 'Ekuro'

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Brymo 'Good Morning'

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ASA 'Be My Man'

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Blackmagic 'Repete'

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Tiwa Savage ft. Don Jazzy 'Eminado'

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